The Trust

Yesterday is but a dream, tomorrow is only a vision. But today well lived makes every yesterday a dream of happiness, and every tomorrow a vision of hope.
KALIDASA

The Spanda Trust was set up to promote and encourage the arts, and provide instruction and training in various dance forms. It was registered as a public trust in 1995.

One of the primary aims of the trust is to support dancers with stipends and scholarships. The trust currently offers stipends to 4 dancers and hopes to provide financial assistance to more young artists. The Spanda Trust welcomes donations, grants and financial assistance from and collaboration with national and international companies for the purpose of fulfilling its aims. To find out how you can contribute, please click here

Leela Samson is the Managing Trustee of Spanda. The other trustees are print designer Vinay Jain, development specialist Meenu Venkateswaran and Aditi Jaitly Jadeja, lead dancer with the Spanda Dance Company.