RTU saves Rajapandi from life on the streets

Rajapandi was an orphan, ostracised by his family and community, until RTU stepped in.Read more

Bringing 'Wales water' to a remote village

The lack of water at a remote village school was severely affecting children's education until a group of supporters from Wales enabled RTU to help.Read more

Spirituality in action

According to the founding principles of the De La Salle Brotherhood to which he belonged, our founder James Kimpton dedicated his life to helping the poorest people in rural south India, irrespective of their caste or religion.Read more

Parish fundraising

There are numerous ways churches can fundraise to support RTU's work.Read more

Churches currently supporting RTU

We are extremely grateful to all the churches who have supported our work so loyally over many years.Read more

Give in memory

Remember a loved one with a donation to RTURead more

Visit our projects in India

The best way to see for yourself the impact we are having is to pay us a visitRead more

Welcome to Reaching the Unreached

Enabling a bright future for orphaned children and destitute families in South IndiaRead more

Saranya feels force of AIDS stigma

Saranya and her husband had to hide their HIV+ diagnosis from his family. But when he died, everything fell apart for her and her three childrenRead more

Medical and mobile clinics

The Pushparani Clinic has been at the heart of our community for more than 40 years, eradicating illnesses, treating the sick and providing the medical facilities our beneficiaries needRead more

Self-help group empowers Bothumani's turnaround

Unable to pay off an urgent debt, Bothumani's family were looking at a bleaker future than ever. But she wasn't ready to give upRead more

Business booms for tailor Ananthi

Without a regular income, Ananthi and her husband struggled to provide for their family. Training to be a tailor transformed their livesRead more

Muthulakshmi gets the home she needs

Life was already difficult for Muthulakshmi. Then she and her family lost their homeRead more

Rajeswari and her siblings shine at school

After their mother died, the children might not have been able to attend school. With RTU's help, they are all thrivingRead more

RTU enables Jothi's children to go to school

Struggling to care for her children while earning enough for the family, Jothi's life changed when a friend made a suggestionRead more

Children's Villages - a safety net for orphaned children

For the children most in need in the poorest communities where we work in South India, our Children’s Villages provide the family, home and community they would otherwise lackRead more

Locals ditch canal for clean, safe water

Without easy access to clean water, the 350 families of Indira relied on twice-weekly deliveries or a dirty canal – until Reaching the Unreached stepped inRead more

Helping young students fulfil their potential

Young people from our Children's Villages and beyond deserve to have the opportunity to continue into further educationRead more

Give in celebration

Why not consider asking guests to make a donation to RTU at your next special occasion?Read more

Raise funds for us

Whether you chose to organise an event with friends and family, or take part in a challenge event, you can set up a fundraising page for RTURead more

Give regularly from your salary

Donations made monthly through your employer's payroll are tax free and simple to set upRead more

Student Silambaran excels in exams

Encouraged by her parents' belief in the importance of education, Silambaran thrived at Reaching the Unreached schoolsRead more