The Puranik Foundation is a 5013c nonprofit organization based in India and headquartered in Houston, Texas. Puranik Foundation offers a range of programs from studying abroad at our campus in India, to internships related to sustainability through youth activism.
It is the Corporate Social Responsibility of Worldwide Oilfield Machine (WOM), a design and manufacturing hub for the energy sector.
A nonprofit that believes in education, sustainable living & mindfulness.
Once a year, we host a study abroad program, Impact India inviting high school students from Houston to create a local impact in India through mindfulness, practicing sustainable living, and exploring cross-cultural understanding
Our school in India is a self-sustaining living lab, as technologies are developed unique to the site including rainwater retention, biofuel and solar. We are constantly developing better ways to live in harmony with nature.
In Houston, we are hosting The Energy Project, an opportunity to design the future of sustainability through youth activism.
In Houston, we introduce mindfulness into the classroom through classroom clarity to engage educators and students in better supporting mental health in the community
Interested in our programs? Check out our programs page
Travel to India and immerse with its culture, a program for high school students to become global citizens.
A semester-long internship program that provides a unique environmental sustainability curriculum enrichment opportunity to high school students.
Empathy is the ability to understand and share the feelings of another person. It involves being able to recognize and respond to the emotions of others and putting oneself in someone else's shoes. Empathy is an essential aspect of social interactions and relationships and can help us compassionately connect with others.
The importance of social and emotional learning (SEL) in the classroom is essential for students’ academic success. The Puranik Foundation is implementing this program into our Classroom Clarity curriculum to improve the journey of how students learn in school and beyond.
Anyone who grew up in India would remember the Spring festival of Holi as one of childhood's most unforgettable precious memories. Think paintball, street version. An inventory of weapons - water balloons, water blasters, and powdered pigments.
Pedro, our lead facilitator and guardian of the land at Terra Alta, said this line that significantly impacted me during my Permaculture Design Course in September 2022. It made me realize that one need not have a piece of land outside the city to live a life that was purposeful and full of care.
So many parties, so little time. It’s the same story every April/May when nonprofits scurry to lasso every dollar they can manage before the great summer exodus.
The Puranik Foundation and more than 400 guests celebrated the first The Energy Project.