Nishkama karma is an ancient Balinese concept of acting selflessly, performing to the best of our capabilities without being distracted by immediate material gain. This includes working to benefit others. Here is Bali yayasans abound – foundations set up to improve the lives of people on the island. There are numerous opportunities for volunteers to contribute to meaningful projects that have a tangible impact on impoverished and disadvantaged communities. Through these pages we would like to highlight some of the inspirational people who really are making a difference.
“Never believe that a few caring people can’t change the world. For, indeed, that’s all who ever have.”
Janice Girardi, founder of BAWA (Bali animal welfare association)