Our Mission:

Supporting at-risk women & children to obtain the much needed resources to realize their dreams for a better life by:

  • Enhance educational opportunities for at-risk students in Las Vegas, USA
  •   Providing health care for at-risk women and children in Las Vegas, USA
  •   Improve access to health care and education for those impoverished children living New Delhi India.

Global Charity Foundation

The Global Charity Foundation was founded in February 2007 and carries out a mission to provide health care and education assistance to the most needy in the United States and India.

In the US, we provide educational assistance for at-risk, inner city school children, through our In-School tutoring programs which is now in 5 schools in Greater Las Vegas. In collaboration with Southern Nevada Children First, we launched a Global Charity Foundation Health Care Program in May, 2015.

In India, Global Charity Foundation provides chemotherapy treatment for indigent children with cancer. Education assistance is also provided for street children in India. To learn more about our current programs, click here.


presidentReeta Kaul Thukral, M.D., FACP, FASN | Founding Member and President

Dr Reeta K. Thukral immigrated to United States of America in 1973. She has been in the practice of medicine as a kidney specialist for over 30 years in the United States. She also has practiced medicine in India and New Zealand Dr. Thukral currently resides in Las Vegas  NV.

Dr. Thukral is also Founder / President of Man Mohini Kaul Charitable Medical Trust in India

board memeber6James Saavedra | Board Member and Vice President

Jim Saavedra is a registered professional engineer in the state of Nevada and is currently the Director of the Substation and Technical Operations Department at NV Energy.  Jim has held numerous leadership positions at NV Energy. He has a Bachelor of Science Degrees in Electrical Engineering and Physics as well as a Master’s in Business Administration. He is a Board Member for the Family and Child Treatment Center of Southern Nevada (FACT). He resides in Las Vegas.

vice presRenita K. Thukral | Board Member and Secretary

Renita K. Thukral lives in San Francisco, California, and runs an independent legal, civil rights and consulting practice serving public charter schools and their students across the country. She earned her J.D. from Yale Law School in 2001 and her B.A. from Stanford University in 1997..

secreataryRohini KT McKee | Board Member

Rohini KT McKee received her Master’s in Public Policy at the University of Southern California’s Price School of Public Policy.  Rohini is a management consultant with UPD. Prior to attending graduate school, Rohini was a Senior Business Consultant with IBM for three years. She specialized in Organizational Change Strategy. Rohini received her undergraduate degree from the George Washington University in 2005 with focus on political science and criminal justice. She resides in Pal Alto, California.