Who We Are

GLRA India was founded in 1966 by Mr. Hermann Kober and Mr. William Gershon and has been working in India since last 51 years with the core objective of care and support to people affected by Leprosy, Tuberculosis, Humanitarian Aid and Disabilities through medical treatment and social rehabilitation.
In 2018, we partnered with 24 NGOs and implemented 9 direct initiatives. Over the last 5 decades GLRA India has touched the lives of millions of affected people and their family members.
We work closely with state governments in Gujarat and West Bengal by providing technical assistance to implement National Leprosy Eradication Programme.