Support Us

Donating to Shivia couldn’t be easier. Here’s how you can help families in West Bengal work their way out of poverty…

Make a donation via your bank (BACS)

You can make a donation directly to Shivia’s account:

Account name: Shivia
Sort code: 40-05-01
Number: 91677233
Ref: WEB [your surname]

If you are happy for us to claim Gift Aid on your donation please click here

Donate with CAF (UK residents)

With CAF you can make a one-off donation to Shivia or set up a regular payment to help to to help others in a more sustainable way. It really helps us plan when we know the donations are coming in!


Donate with PayPal (UK & worldwide)

PayPal is a great way to donate to Shivia if you do not live in the UK.  You can use your PayPal account or a credit/debit card to make a one off donation or even set up a regular donation.

If you are a US resident you can make tax efficient donations via The Centre for Community Economic Development (CCED). Please visit the CCED website here: or contact for more details.

Donate while you shop!

When you shop online with GoRaise ( and/or Amazon Smile ( a % of what you spend will be donated by the retailer to Shivia.  It’s easy and free for you and for us. Just click on the logos below to get started.

Other ways to give

Corporate giving

We would love you to pick Shivia as your charity of choice to support your company’s charitable giving and CSR objectives.

Become a Shivia Ambassador

You may want to organise a fund-raising event, run a marathon or climb a mountain on our behalf.

Or just spread the word about Shivia at home, at work or on social media – anything you do will make a difference to a family living in poverty in India.

Pro bono support

If you can offer your time, goods or services we would love to hear from you.

Please get in touch with Olly Donnelly if you would like more information about how to help Shivia in any of these ways:



(PDS Farmer)

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


(PDS Farmer)

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


(PDS Farmer)

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


(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