Gram Vikas, Mohuda, Berhampur-760002,Orissa, India, Ph.+91-680-2261866 to 2261869, Fax : +91-680-2261862
“Our village is better than the town. We have 24*7 piped water supply to all families, without exception. Every family has their own toilet and bathing room as well. When we seek marriage alliances, our daughters ask us – ‘ would there ...
Gram Vikas is participating to the Social Entrepreneurs Challenge, a fundraising campaign launched by the Skoll Foundation in partnership with the Huffington Post.
It is the biggest CrowdRise challenge ever, and we can win only with your help! This is the biggest Crowd Rise challenge ever, and the Foundation has committed up to $1 million, including $250,000 in dedicated prize money and adding up to $750,000 more to be distributed equally among all participant organizations as fundraising thresholds are reached during the campaign. In addition, The Huffington Post will be giving away prizes as well, and featuring Our organization with front page blog posts and shout-outs through their massive network.
Help us to win this challenge and to change the lives of thousands of people in rural India! You just have to visit the link http://www.crowdrise.com/GramVikas and give whatever you can: every donation, even the smallest one, is essential and will make the difference!!!
Gram Vikas Fellowship
Gram Vikas Fellowship is a 2 year journey to support young development workers who want to transform her/his village as a change agent. The fellowship is to support the initiative in every respect i.e. health, education, livelihood, governance, energy. For details Click here
KHEL VIKAS - A SPORTS DEVELOPMENT INITIATIVE
Gram Vikas, in collaboration with Delhi-based sport development trust, Pro4Sport Solutions (P4SS), has embarked on a sport development initiative, KhelVikas.
KhelVikas, inspired by the theme of right to play, facilitates access to sport for all, especially the tribal and underprivileged youth of Odisha. The aim is to provide holistic and all-round development of underprivileged youth in the economically backward and remote areas of Odisha.
KhelVikas will also enable the youth of Odisha to pursue sporting excellence, allowing them to access sport training at the elite level and helping them build careers in sport.
Currently, Gram Vikas, with P4SS is undertaking the following activities:
- Setting up sustainable recreational sports programs in Gram Vikas schools across Odisha
- Providing comprehensive technical and coaching support to the weightlifting program currently running at Gram Vikas’ Kankia High School
- Preparing a feasibility report regarding setting up a sporting Centre of Excellence for the tribal and underprivileged youth of Odisha
Global+5 Grand Prize
GLOBAL+5 is an exciting competition awarding solutions to the most pressing global questions of the next five years.
The event presented a selection of innovative and ambitious projects to a specially convened Jury of international leaders. This jury met in Geneva on 9-10 October; the best projects were selected by the jury on 9 October and the results of the selection process is announced on 10 October.
Gram Vikas' MANTRA Programme has won the Grand Prize and the project will be featured in a special end of year edition of The Global Journal.
Corporate Odisha Award 2012
Corporate Odisha Award 2012 : Gram Vikas is selected as one of the 10 Recipients of the “Corporate Odisha Award – 2012” for Local Business Leaders/Entrepreneurs for their outstanding performance and Exemplararyy Leadership Skills.------------------------------------------------------