Investing in the future success of local and global communities

The Sheth Family Foundation is a non-profit entity funded by Professor Jagdish N. Sheth and his wife Madhu Sheth. Established in 2008, the Foundation fosters education, wellness and sustainability in the United States and India, specifically in metro Atlanta, the Indian community and via renowned universities. Individually and together, the Sheths contribute to more than 60 501(c)(3) organizations and events that, in turn,

positively impact the lives of thousands of people. These organizations include the American India Foundation, Ekal Vidyalaya Foundation and the Akshya Patra Foundation. It also includes the Carter Center, the American Cancer Society, the Ashoka Fellowship, CARE, Emory University, the University of Illinois, the University of Pittsburgh, the Jain Community in Atlanta, the Raksha Foundation, the American Red Cross and United Way.

“Giving back while you are alive is more fulfilling and enjoyable than after you are dead.”

– Jagdish Sheth

The Sheths

Jag Madhu Sheth Jimmy Carter
Jagdish Sheth
Jagdish Sheth, PhD
Madhu Sheth
Madhu Sheth
Reshma Shah
Reshma Shah, PhD
Rajen Sheth
Rajen Sheth

Sponsored Organizations

  • All
  • Atlanta
  • Global
  • Indian
  • Non-Indian
American Cancer Society
American Red Cross
Ashoka Youth Venture
Atlanta Community Food Bank
Atlanta Humane Society
Atlanta Mission
Blind Foundation Of India
Consumer Reports
Covenant House
Doctors Without Borders
Ekal Vidyalaya
Michael C. Carlos Museum
Emory Healthcare
Emory University
Emory India Week
Fulbright Association
Georgia Charter Schools Association
Georgia Public Broadcasting
Heat Foundation
High Museum Of Art Atlanta
Hosea Feed The Homeless
Human Rights Watch
Jain Center Of Greater Atlanta
Jain Center Southern California
Leukemia Lymphoma Society
Make A Wish Foundation
March Of Dimes
Piedmont Park Conservancy
Public Broadcasting Atlanta
Sheth Lecture On Indian Studies
Southern Center For International Studies
The Community Foundation Atlanta
The Salvation Army
TiE Young Entrepreneurs Atlanta
Toys For Tots
United Nations Association Usa
University of Illinois Foundation
USC Libraries
World Affairs Council Of Atlanta
Emeritus College Sheth Lecture

Photo from the annual Sheth Distinguished Lecture hosted by Emory University Emeritus college (EUEC). Madhu Sheth, Abdullahi Ahmed An-Na’im, Gray Crouse, and Dr. Jagdish Sheth. View Video

President Carter Jag Madhuri Sheth Plains

Meeting with President Carter at his childhood home in Plains, GA at the Carter Center Weekend Retreat for Habitat for Humanity

Endowed Events

Sheth Fellowship | Emory University

Total grants to doctoral students reached $100,000 for the 100th Ph.D student and on the 100th Anniversary of the Goizueta Business School! Since its inception in 2004, this year the total number of awardees has reached 100 doctoral students!

Through the generosity of Prof. Jagdish and Mrs. Madhu Sheth, doctoral students are the Goizueta Business School of Emory University may receive an additional $1,000 each in dissertation support. The award, named the Sheth Fellowship, is extended to each student who successfully passes their comprehensive exam, a major milestone in the life of being a doctoral student. Students may use this for research support for things such as purchasing or collecting data, purchasing software or running experiments, or for travel and training opportunities.

Contact Details

Contact Information

Sheth Family Foundation
1549 Clairmont Road Suite #203
Decatur, GA 30033

Phone: 404.325.0757

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