About Us


Founded and run by people inspired by India, Action Village India (AVI) has for more than 25 years, supported six long-term partners in India who manage rural development projects.

We are committed to understanding the needs of rural India and its people at a time when India is changing and developing so quickly. Our strong partnerships allow us to access this knowledge and we do this in a spirit of friendship, fun and food !


AVI in Numbers

£2.02 Million Sent to India since 1992

£152.862 Profit from running Madras Cafe since 1992

£62,256 Raised for AVI through Just Giving since 2006

46,261 Families directly supported by our work this year

1.7 Full time staff in the London office

6 Partners in India