Embracing the World is a global network of volunteer-run national and regional nonprofit organizations, led and inspired by Amma.
Today, our volunteers are helping people in need in 48 countries, across seven focus areas.
Gender Equality & Women's Empowerment
Food, Water & Shelter
The world should know that a life inspired by love and service to humanity is possible.
Having personally embraced more than 40 million people throughout her life, Amma has directly listened to more of the world’s poor than anyone else alive today. Each of our projects has been inspired by these conversations.
Our Worldwide Impact
All data is based on worldwide estimates as of 12/31/2021
In 2023, under Amma’s leadership, Civil 20, G20’s civil engagement group, reached out to the highest number of people in C20’s history.
In collaboration with Amrita University, we’ve brought much of our expertise to bear in a multi-disciplinary effort to empower rural villages throughout India.
We work in partnership with leading humanitarian, peacekeeping and academic institutions worldwide.
We are aligned with the United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
We regularly partner with UN organizations on projects aligned with the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).