SECTOR: Livelihood
SUB SECTOR: Agriculture
UN Sustainable Development Goal:
Goal 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth
% Spent on beneficiaries
Financial Score:
Age: 18 Years
Tax Benefit: 50%
Foreign donations:
Location(s): Karnataka
Issues Addressed:
Developing sustainable livelihood, improve education, enriched environment and good human values; etc.
Supported by:
Deshpande Foundation; Give India; NABARD; HDB Financial Services Ltd.; Coca Cola Foundation; etc.
Key Trustees:
Mr. Ganapati Bhat, Managing Trustee Ms. Shilpa Pai, Treasurer Mr. Nagaraj Hegde, Secretary
Recognition: 'YES I am the change' awarded by YES FOUNDATION
Sector Comparison:
Beneficiary Spend:
Average: 81.3% Highest: 99.3% Lowest: 9.5%
Average: Rs2 cr Highest: Rs39 cr Lowest: Rs1 lac
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Service beyond self
  • Manuvikasa operates in Karnataka's rural districts with a vision to develop sustainable livelihood, improve education, enrich our environment and develop good human values for communities living below poverty line.
  • Programs: 1) For Water Conservation Manuvikasa developing large lakes, water bodies and tank development for water harvesting. 2) There are tree plantation drives, fuel efficient cooking stoves for a sustainable environment. 3) The organization is also working on women empowerment by building Self-Help Groups in rural communities for financial independence amongst women. 4) Education materials and monetary support provided to underprivileged children to get through basic education. 5) Manuvikasa trains farmers for sustainable agricultural practices and provides support services to rural artisans for livelihood development.
  • Outcome: So far, Manuviksasa has developed 2235 farms ponds with 80 million liter of water every year and 1000 SHGs extending 40 crores micro finance to families. 1500 children provided with basic education material and scholarships to continue schooling.
2 cr
2 cr
Source : Audit Report 2018