About Us

Humanitarian Goals

*Education *Job training * Feeding the poor *Providing shelter and housing *Accessible drinking water *Rescuing children and women from slavery, prostitution, and low-caste persecution *Aid for disaster victims and help with medical and surgery expenses *Helping people become self-sufficient and contributors to society.

Our Status

SHARE IN ASIA is a Non-Profit Organization organized under section 501(C) (3) of the Internal Revenue Services. 

 Founded in 1996 and has its operations in India, Nepal, Sri Lanka and Romania.  

About the Founder

Dr. Prakasam founded Share in Asia in 1996.  He came to the United States from India in 1984 to continue his education, having already received his Bachelor’s degree in Food and Nutrition from PSG College of Arts and Science. In 1988, Dr. Prakasam received his second Bachelor’s degree in Teaching and Counseling from Southeastern University in Florida. He continued his theological training with a Masters of Divinity from the Asia School of Theology, completed in 1994. In 2017, he received an honorary Doctor of Divinity degree from the Austrian School of Ministry. He currently resides in Kirkland, Washington, with his wife and two children.

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Savita Prakasam


Savita Prakasam is the wife of Andrew and also co-founder of Share in Asia. She works for the Boeing Company since 1997.

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David Heindel

Board Member

David is a software engineering manager at Microsoft.

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Peter & Karen Henley

Board Members

Peter and Karen are retired from their employment but continue to serve as board members since 1999