CherYsh Trust is a registered non-profit organization that brings quality learning and livelihood opportunities as close to home as possible for rural girl children and women. We partner with government, business, civil society groups and local communities to create a supportive ecosystem for community development that will make change systemic and sustainable. CherYsh works in villages in Karnataka and Goa.


Corinne Sherman Saldanha

Founder Trustee CherYsh America Foundation

A Special Gratitude from the CherYsh Family Worldwide

Corinne, your life was full of loving deeds, forever thoughtful of the CherYsh family and the entire special needs of the resource poor around the world. Today and tomorrow and throughout the entire life of CherYsh you will always be loved and appreciated for your kindness and generosity.

Au Revoir from the CherYsh family

Note: To the CherYsh family worldwide please says a prayer for our trustee on Sunday February 18th when there will be a Memorial Mass Service at St John’s the Evangelist Catholic Church celebrated by Archbishop Lawrence Saldanha.

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