Cyclone Amphan hits West Bengal

The people of West Bengal have been dealt another devastating blow as the full force of Cyclone Amphan hit yesterday....

Photo gallery: Our response to Covid-19

Our field team in West Bengal have been delivering essential items to our beneficiaries, including face-masks, soap, hand sanitiser, sanitary...

Kolkata in lockdown from the air

Conversations with Kolkata

Our response to Covid-19

Our response to Covid-19

On 27th March 2020, Olly Donnelly wrote the following statement about how we are responding to Covid-19.   Since then, we...

Support Shivia with your online shopping

Did you know that you can donate to Shivia while you shop? Here’s how… GoRaise: free donations every time you...

New Trustee Appointment

We are delighted to welcome David Waring onto the board of trustees for Shivia. David was elected at the Trustee...

Thank you…thank you!

That’s a double thank you from everyone at Shivia to all our supporters who helped us to double our fundraising...

Shivia is part of #Togetherband campaign!

What is #TOGETHERBAND? British Sustainable accessories brand BOTTLETOP launched the #TOGETHERBAND campaign on April 22nd 2019 – World Earth Day,...

Double your donation with The Big Give Christmas Challenge!

  The Big Give Christmas Challenge is now on and one donation to Shivia will deliver twice the impact… It’s Giving Tuesday...

IMPACT STORIES

KALYANI

(PDS Farmer)

"I had no way of earning before Shivia introduced me to poultry…

KAMALA

(PDS Farmer)

"I now have a regular income from selling eggs and some chickens.…

AKINA

(PDS Farmer)

"Before this programme we were struggling to cope and owed a lot…

NISHIKANTA

(AMS Farmer)

"Since joining the AMS programme I have noticed very many positive changes.…

  • It has been a pleasure to help shine a light on the inspirational work that Shivia does. The team’s passion and determination to make a lasting difference to families living in poverty – and doing so respectfully – is clear in every interaction. By contributing support for their marketing communications and brand identity evolution, we hope that they will be able to empower even more people in the future.
    Rebecca Lovelock
    Founder at Bretom
  • Shivia’s work is very impressive - how it is carried out and who the people are working in the locations.  It is a very healthy and together team which is being very effective.
    Jane Meyer
    Trustee of T&J Meyer Family Foundation
  • "The work Shivia does is simple and yet so life-changing, we’re thrilled to have been part of the charity’s growth story and hope to partner with them for many years to come.”
    Marisa Charosky
    Coordinator - Artemis Charitable Foundation
  • Agri-management Services has the capacity to deliver lasting change for our farmers. I have always felt that the farmers feed our nation while they can hardly afford to feed themselves. What an irony. So if my team and I are able to help farmers earn a sustainable income through agriculture, there’s nothing better than this.

    Joe Rao
    Lead Consultant for Shivia
  • I have witnessed first-hand how Shivia has not just changed but transformed people's lives with its livelihood programmes.
    Yasmine Hilton
    Chairman - Shivia
  • Alquity supports Shivia because they transform lives by giving people the opportunity to do things themselves and they do it with dignity.
    Suresh Mistry
    Director - Alquity