K P Udayabhanu Foundation is established to encourage music and culture. It is formed by a group of music enthusiasts, the singer's close relatives and by people who adore him.
The objectives of the Foundation are:
To promote the branch of light music by imparting proper training to young generations especially to the weaker sections of the society
Establish K P Udayabhanu National Institute of Music in Thiruvananthapuram to promote teaching and research in all branches of music.
Promote the preservation and propagation of folk art, indigenous music etc.
Recognise the stalwarts of the field and institute awards.
Establish a museum & archive.
Start a training institute for sculpture, art, and visual media.
Conduct musical events for ordinary people to enjoy music.
The Foundation accepts members from India and abroad. Membership fee is Rs 1000 & Rs 5000 respectively. The organization also requests all art promoters and supporters to contribute liberally to materialize the cherished aim of our country.
Members of the Trust: K P Udayabhanu (Chairman), Sivan (Film Maker -Vice Chairman),V K Mohan Joint Secretary, M Radhakrishnan (Singer – Treasurer), and Rajiv Udayabhanu (Tour Operator)
Trustees: Ravi Menon, A Prabhakaran, Santhosh Sivan, N V Ajith, Madhusoodanannair, ONV Rajive, N Aravindakshan, S Saraswati Amma, B Sudhakaran, Sarita Rajive, C Suresh Kumar, Sanjiv Sivan, G Venugopal, Nalini Damodaran