Dr. Dash Foundation is a charitable organization that has been operational since the last 30 years. It’s the Philanthropic and Corporate Social Responsibility initiative by Dr. S.K. Dash, the Founder and Innovator of Probiotics Industry.

Helping others and giving to the have-nots means a lot to me.

Dr S.K Dash
Founder, Dr Dash Foundation
Chairman & Chancellor, Jagadguru Kripalu University

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Dr. Dash has shared his expertise in adjunct professorship positions at both Minnesota State University and South Dakota State University. He recently established the Dr. S. K. Dash Probiotic & Prebiotic Innovation Center for Excellence and Endowed Professorship at the Indian Institute. of Technology, Bhubaneswar (India) and South Dakota State University (USA).

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Dr Dash Foundation works for the betterment of health and wellness. Whether we contribute financially or as an advocate for good, we always try to make a real and lasting difference in people’s lives.

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Dr Dash Foundation encourages innovative ideas, through our Innovation Centers established at IIT-Bhubaneswar, India and South Dakota State University, USA. We also initiated the establishment of Biochemical Engineering at SDSU.

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Dr. Dash Foundation is involved in numerous social welfare activities across the United States and India. Dr Dash is integral in establishment of several universities, hospitals, schools and orphanages for the needy around the world. He has adopted six High Schools, three Orphanages and one village in India and also helped in setting up Four Orissa-America Resource Centers in Odisha, India.

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Center for Youth & Social Development

Rotary Club Activities

Yuwa India

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In an increasingly intercultural and diverse global environment, Dr. Dash Foundation commits in promoting cultural activities through community involvment and inturn make a difference in the lives of those in need.

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So far we have helped

Hindu Temple of Minnesota

The Hindu Society of Minnesota provides religious, spiritual, educational, social and cultural activities for all generations of the Hindu community. As the largest Hindu temple in North America, our organization has served over 50,000 devotees so far and offers the unique benefit of providing a multitude of community resources and activities under one roof.

Courtesy – Hindu Temple of Minnesota

Honors & Awards

Recipient of Distinguished Non-resident Odia Award on Jan 6, 2017, from Former President of India Hon. Late Shri Pranab Mukherjee in New Delhi.

Governor O’Malley of Maryland and Governor Dayton of Minnesota on Founder’s Day