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WHO WE ARE

A business family, committed to quality education.

The foundation is the philanthropic arm of Worldwide Oilfield Machine (WOM), a design and manufacturing company for flow control equipment for the oil and gas industry based in Houston, Texas with a manufacturing hub in Pune, India.

A charitable trust providing opportunities to connect communities and cultures.

The foundation aims to broaden exposure to global, social and economic issues by hosting programs that culturally immerse students and adults from the USA and India.

A charitable trust providing opportunities to connect communities and cultures.

The foundation aims to broaden exposure to global, social and economic issues by hosting programs that culturally immerse students and adults from the USA and India.

Founded in 2000, focused on environmental preservation and simple living.

Located in a remote area of Pune, India the Puranik Foundation has no access to running water and electricity. The foundation has overcome these challenges by establishing a fully sustainable community, using alternative and renewable energy sources spread over a 24 acre property.

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WHERE WE PLAY

Vision International Learning Center

Founded in 2003, Vision International is a residential school (K-10) for underprivileged children from the state of Maharashtra. The school follows the curriculum set by the Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education.

The foundation aims to provide the students with a well rounded education and has theater, dance and music facilities as well as a spacious sports ground, with a basketball court, skating ring and badminton and tennis courts.

It focuses on developing skills and values for student success in education, work & life. It provides opportunities to develop, thrive and achieve their full potential to become successful and productive members of society.

Vision International is dedicated to providing students with a quality education and an opportunity to break the cycle of illiteracy and poverty.

HOW WE LIVE

Sustainable Off-grid Living

The Puranik Foundation is a virtual “living lab,” full of natural resources and simple technologies designed to conserve, recycle and care for the environment. It can serve as an outdoor classroom, project based station or simply be a place to observe and reflect.

Biomass

Is used to provide energy for cooking and laundry. Organic waste produced from this process is then used as fertilizer for agriculture.Provides a steady supply of water year round even through India’s dry season. The water is used for drinking, cooking then reused for cleaning and irrigation.

Rainwater Harvesting

Provides a steady supply of water year round even through India’s dry season. The water is used for drinking, cooking then reused for cleaning and irrigation.

Solar Power

Provides electricity for the school, after the sun sets and allows students to study after dark.

Sustainable Off-grid Living

The Puranik Foundation is a virtual “living lab,” full of natural resources and simple technologies designed to conserve, recycle and care for the environment. It can serve as an outdoor classroom, project based station or simply be a place to observe and reflect.

Biomass

Is used to provide energy for cooking and laundry. Organic waste produced from this process is then used as fertilizer for agriculture.Provides a steady supply of water year round even through India’s dry season. The water is used for drinking, cooking then reused for cleaning and irrigation.

Rainwater Harvesting

Provides a steady supply of water year round even through India’s dry season. The water is used for drinking, cooking then reused for cleaning and irrigation.

Solar Power

Provides electricity for the school, after the sun sets and allows students to study after dark.

Tour Around Our Property!

What To Expect

At Samarthagad Hostel And Holistic Center

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A private location amongst hills,  surrounded by nature with fresh breathable air.

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Free from traffic, pollutants, city noise, trash. A place of solitude away from crowds and city activity.

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Playground for cricket, tennis, badminton, basketball, trampoline, skate ring and park.

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A place to connect with yourself, relax your mind, refresh your body and renew your soul.

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Organic food, drinking water, hot water, coolers, A/C rooms, western bathrooms and mattress beds.

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Auditorium with a projector, TV and music system, that accommodates 200 people.