Ananda Marga Universal Relief Team - AMURT

Cause Area

  • Children & Youth
  • Disaster Relief
  • Education & Literacy
  • Hunger
  • International


2502 Lindley TerraceRockville, MD 20850 United States

Organization Information

Mission Statement

AMURT’s mission is to help improve the quality of life for the poor and disadvantaged people of the world, and those affected by calamity and conflict. We encourage and enable individuals and communities to harness their own resources for securing the basic necessities of life and for gaining greater economic, social and spiritual fulfillment, while honoring their customs, language, and religious beliefs.


AMURT has established teams in 12 countries that strive to help people break the cycle of poverty and gain greater control over their lives. For us, development is human exchange: people sharing wisdom, knowledge and experience to build a better world.


Would you recommend Ananda Marga Universal Relief Team - AMURT?
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by Cassandra M. (January 17, 2022)
They responded very quickly & communicated well. I was able to work with them before some other volunteer organizations even got back to me. I'll definitely be working with them again in the future.
by hanna a. (February 16, 2012)
I've been a volunteer with them for more than 3 years. it's an authentic organization that 'walks the talk' and does it with much care and humility. a great opportunity to work with amazing people to make a real difference!
by graeme k. (February 15, 2012)
I volunteer with them in DC and love it. A truly great bunch of people who are in it to help people. Almost all donations go directly to their causes. I thoroughly recommend them.

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