The Vedanta Foundation is public Charitable Trust registered under the Bombay Public Trust Act, 1950 and the Foreign Contributions Regulations Act, 1976 and approved under the U/S35AC, U/S80G of the Income Tax Act, 1961.

Vedanta Foundation Founded By Mr. D.P.Agarwal, is a multifaceted philanthropic initiative of London-listed Vedanta Resources Plc, chaired by Mr. Anil Agarwal.

Sustainable Community development is always a priority for Vedanta Resources Plc, which is why, on September 15, 1992, Vedanta Foundation, was launched, under the guidance of Mr. D.P.Agarwal. Access to education, healthcare and employment is ensured by the Vedanta Foundation in local communities across india to initiate sustainable livelihood opportunities.

Vedanta Foundation has been a catalyst in transforming lives of the marginalized population of the country through its focused efforts weaved in its social development program which have been detailed separately.