walk for a cause

CORD Walk-a-thon 2022

Sunday, 17th July 2022; 9am TO 11:30am

Liberty Park: 2845, Home Road, Powell, OH

"CORD is a bond of love & understanding; a sharing which enriches both the giver and the receiver."

– Swami Tejomayananda

Donations via Cash/Check:

Chase QuickPay / Zelle: columbus@chinmayamission.org


Check: Write the check on "Chinmaya Mission"

Mailing address: Chinmaya Mission of Columbus

5302 Liberty Road N

Powell, OH 43065.


community outreach

Chinmaya Organization for Rural Development (CORD)

CORDUSA (Chinmaya Organization for Rehabilitation & Development by Undertaking Sustainable Activities) is a secular, non-profit that aims to help communities create a sustainable program to aid in their holistic welfare.

CORD USA serves humanity regardless of race, religion, color, gender, or nationality. We strive to facilitate integrated, sustainable social help programs in local communities and in the Indian subcontinent through processes of self-empowerment and enrichment.

It is a bond of Love and Understanding, encouraging a process of sharing which enriches both the giver and the receiver.  Our partners in the comprehensive development program, CORD (Chinmaya Organization for Rural Development) in India and Sri Lanka has been transforming one life at a time for the last 3 decades.

CORD has eight centers in India and Sri Lanka serving the surrounding remote villages. A few of the numerous rural development projects that CORD undertakes include:

  • Providing basic health services to remote villages
  • Literacy programs for villagers
  • Vocational Training centers for uneducated women to promote empowerment and sustainable income generation
  • Provide income generation schemes for villagers so that they can become self sufficient
  • Open orphanages and schools for young children