Ravikiran has been involved in numerous charity, social and educational initiatives in various parts of the world from his teens. His concerts have raised funds for a variety of causes including:

  • Tsunami of 2004 and various cyclones/hurricane disaster relief .

  • Educational and Development initiatives such as AID and ASHA .

  • In 2014, he catalysed several million dollars of pledges for Shankara Eye Foundation's Vision 2020 project through concerts across the USA.

  • Supported cultural and spiritual endeavours including temples in various cities such as Washington DC, San Jose, Seattle, Pamona (NY) etc.

  • Championed and conducted camps for over 31,000 Rural Children in Tamil Nadu, India through Sarva Shiksha Abhyan.

  • Conducted numerous educative lecture-demos for students of various schools and colleges in USA and India.