The Ahaan Foundation


our vision our mission

The Ahaan Foundation is an Educational & Charitable NGO in India aiming to benifit women, children and their families through active welfare projects on School Education, Services, Healthcare and Wellness, Livelihood-Skills Training & women empowerment among the urban and underprivileged sections of rural and suburban areas in the developing countries through philanthropic collaborations and partnerships with individuals, corporates and civil involvement.



Shobha Sharma is a Philonthropist in the true sense of word, having a vast experience of over 35 years in education, community outreach and women empowerment in India and Nepal. She is the Co-Founder and Chairperson of St. Mary's Educational and Charitable Society and has spent majority of her career inprojects and activities focussed on education, governance, leadership, management, planning and people engagement.

John Vianney Sharma is an electic educationalist with over 40 years of experience in the field of education and social service in India. He holds a Masters in Commerce and Bachelors in Education from India John has successfully launced, executed and implemented several educational upliftment and empowerment programmes throughout his career. He has held a number of Board of Advisory roleswith various for profit and non-rofit organisations over teh past years and has contributed immensely toward their growth and development

Niroj Maharajan is an Innovative Educator. He received his M.Sc. form Tribuvan Universal & M.Phil in Educational Leadership from Kathmandu University. After his fifteen-year professional experience in the school system, now he works as the Principal of Nnnal Jyoti Boarding School, Nepal. Under his managerial leadership, the school has been involved in educational exchange with UK, Srilanka, Bangladesh & India and has received renowned national and international awards. He has written school level books on science. He is a motivational speaker and conducts seminars and workshops fro pupils. Today, he engrossed in education depicting passionate, entrepreneurial & creative leaderships helping to faster innovation and lasting organisational change fro relevant and real-world success.

Carman Gosselin is an international management solutions specialist with over 15 years of creating international business solutions. He has MBA in international business and has been working on closing the skills-gap through empowering the institutional mindset of young learners. Carman is honoured of be a part of The Ahaan Foundation.