About Us - Anadhanam

About Anadhanam

Anadhanam is a platform that aims to eradicate hunger worldwide by streamlining the donation process and linking donors with trusted non-profit organizations and those in need.

It uses block technology to track transactions and provide real-time, clear, and transparent view of the impact of donations. Join the movement to create a world where no one goes hungry with Anadhanam.

It comprises a Web-based platform that enables a non-profit to develop a campaign, raise resources and plan project operations. A Mobile App facilitates monitoring last mile food distribution.

Our Team

V. Chockalingam (Chocko)

Managing Trustee


Head - Valliappa Foundation

Venkat Raman Umakanth

Vice President & IT SBU Head

Nirmaleshkumar Sampathkumar

Director Research and Development

Valliappa Foundation

The Valliappa Foundation is the philanthropic arm of The Sona Group, a renowned business group in India with a history dating back to pre-independence. The founder of the group Shri Karumuttu Thiagarajan Chettiar, in addition to be a businessman, was a social justice advocate writing about and fighting for labour rights.

The Valliappa Foundation was established in 2013 with a mission improve the quality of life and well-being of underserved communities through empowerment, education and employment. Its first objective is to promote Zero Hunger by using technology to reduce hunger and impact at least a million lives in the next ten years.