In the year 2010, the basic idea germinates in Anand Ashram's founder, K.S.Chhabra's mind to switch priorities from 'Taking' to 'Giving'. That is where the journey - ''THE JOY OF GIVING...'' begins. This idea was to lead to the foundation of Anand Ashram subsequently.
On 21st October 2012, Anand Ashram was launched.
Anand Ashram Charitable Trust got registered with the Commissioner of Charities, Gujarat State, vide Registration no: E/7709/VADODARA, dated 26th October 2013.
Department of Income Tax, Government of India certified, that All Donations to Anand Ashram Charitable Trust are eligible for Exemption u/s 80G(5) of Income Tax Act 1961. The registration no. for the same is : AAETA3080A/15-15/T-0249/80G(5), dated 13th July 2015.
Since 2012, various Happiness & Inspirational programs like ''Kabhi Khushi Khabi Gam'', ''Mein Zindagi Ka Saath Nibhata Chala Gaya'' and many more were organised as a regular feature. Musical & Cultural activities have been regularly conducted for Senior Citizens by Anand Ashram.
Subsequently Anand Ashram conceptualized and launched various sewa activities like Vastradan, Netradan, My Green Vadodara, Raktadan, Organ Donation, Jeevan Mulya, Vidhya Sahyog and Ashayein.