Atma Australia | Atma Education NGO Accelerator

Atma Australia is a registered Australian organisation dedicated to supporting Atma projects in India in different ways. Together Atma Australia and Atma India have hosted over 20 volunteers in India in addition to numerous fundraising events in Australia to support Atma’s vision of ‘Quality Education for All Children.

Atma Australia is led by Atma India founder Hayley Bolding OAM. To know more about arranging Hayley for speaking engagements at your next function please contact [email protected]


Atma Australia

Meet Hayley Bolding

Hayley Bolding OAM has an extensive background in international development, education and business across Australia and Asia.

At the age of 23, Hayley founded Atma in Mumbai and under her leadership, Atma has moved from a start-up to a well-respected non-profit organisation engaging multiple partner organisations which impact over 1.2M beneficiaries.

Now Australia based Hayley continues her passion in promoting people-to-people exchange. She has led international youth programmes for the Australia India Institute and Foundation for Youth Australians. Currently, she is Director of Programmes at, an education technology company connecting work and learning through technology.

Hayley was awarded Young Australian of the Year (Victoria) in 2013 and an Order of Australia in 2019. She is a Board member of the Victorian Australia Day Committee, Australia India Youth Dialogue (AIYD), and Asialink Leaders Program in Alumni.