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Vinoba Seva Pratisthan is an association of people and communities who carry a Gandhian Philosophy in life and action, has been formed and inspired by the pragmatic and humanistic work-ethics and values of Mahatma Gandhi and his number one disciple Vinoba Bhave .The organization is a common platform for the like-minded people to work together for human development.

Vision:  VSP envisions a just and equitable society based on self-reliance, social well-being and sustainable development following the Gandhian and Sarvodaya principles.

  VSP keeps going to people, organize and carry forward the Gandhian way of life, working for a convergence of multiple development initiatives aiming to improve the socio-economic condition of the poor people; bringing together the value oriented individuals & groups to work collectively for promotion of alternative development models; and Inspiring and involving young leadership for effective management of human resources to address developmental needs.

Core Values:

•    Truth & Non-Violence
•    Self-reliance
•    Human Dignity
•    Transparency
•    Participatory Development


•    Promoting Peoples Participation
•    Partnership and coalition building
•    Mobilization of the youth for peace, development and social harmony
•    Pressure Group Formation for policy & programme  advocacy
•    Capacity Building
•    Education and Awareness Campaign
•    Networking, Catalyzing and Synergizing development efforts

Expertise and Best Practices:

•    Action Research
•    Lobby & Advocacy and  Campaign
•    Networking

Thematic Areas:

1.    Livelihood & Food Security
2.    Skill Development & Capacity Building
3.    Child Care & Education
4.    Health & Sanitation
5.    Gender Justice & Empowerment
6.    Disability
7.    Environment & Natural Resource Management
8.    Peace & Social Harmony
9.    Emergency Response

Operational Periphery:

 VSP Activities are carried out in Several Districts of Odisha to materialize the organizational vision for a just and economically prosperous society.

Success & Milestone:

 •    Distribution of 120 Acre of Bhoodan Land to the landless Poor
 •    Training to 300 PRI members on Local Self Governance
 •    Training to  800 Young Peace Workers
 •    Training to 500 farmers on improved agricultural practices.
 •    Training to 300 Disaster Mitigation Team members for Emergency Response
 •    Training to 600 Youth Club members on community development
 •    Self employment assistance to 50 visually impaired women
 •    Jobs facilitation to more than 100 unemployment Youth
 •    Capacity Building of 350 women SHGs for  self employment
 •    Training 150 CHW (Community Health Workers) on Mother & Child care
 •    Formation of over 100 peace clubs in Schools

 Legal Status:

  • Registration under SRA Regn. No.: 21834/12 on 19th May 2004.
  • Registered under FCRA No. - 104830248
  • Registered u/s 12-AA of I.T. Act, vide No.147/2005-06
  • Regd. No. - PAN (AAAAV3135C)
  • FCRA No - 104830248

Banking Details:

Type of Account AC.No. Bank Details
Saving AC.NO-30320609572
PH NO-0674-2555304
FC AC.NO- 13708
Phone No-0674-2547571

Executive Body: A Profile

Dr Bhagbanprakash – President

Presently senior advisor to Election Commission of India. He has 40 years of experience in development sectors working advisor to Ministry of Youth, Govt.of India, Youth Adviser, NACO-WHO (WR), Lead Member, NACP – III, National Planning Team, Consulting Adviser, Help Age India and Disaster Management Support Project. International Responsibilities: HRD Lead, Commonwealth Asia Centre,Consulting  Adviser (youth health), WHO, Indonesia, Senior Adviser, UNDP, UNFPA,UNAIDS Senior Consulting Advisor, International Resource Group(DMSP)


Mrs Namrata Chadha- Vice-President

Presently Member of Juvenile Justice Board, Khurdha District. Former member Odisha State Commission for Women. Presently, Member, Sexual Harassment Complaint Committee of State Bank of India, Odisha Hydro Power Corp. Dhamra Port Company Ltd. Odisha Space Application Centre(ORSAC). AIIMS Medical College, Odisha.  Former, State Advisory Board Member, PCPNDT Act (Govt. of Odisha) . She is a regular resource person and guest faculty of many govt. and non govt. institutions. She frequently participates TV debates on issues connected with women.

Mr Manoj Jena – General Secretary (Visit Blog)

Presently core group member of CSOs in National Human Rights Commission, New Delhi. He has 21 years of experience in development sector, worked international agencies like LWSI, ECHO, national oranisations like Peoples Watch. Honored  with Rastriya Sadbhavana Samman, National Human Rights Award, Loknayak Samman, Nyay Jyoti award, Wockhardt Foundation Award, Maja Koene International Award etc.

Mrs Damayanti Kirsani- Joint Secretary

She is belongs to Bonda tribe one of the primitive tribe in Odisha, She worked for the development of Bonda community, the primitive tribe of Odisha. Health worker at ASRA Malkangiri 1993-1998. She facilitates various skill development activities for women groups.

Mr Manoj Kumar Mohanty – Joint Secretary

He is a Teacher by profession but very passionate for social service. He has changed many lives of young students by inculcating the philosophy of our freedom fighters. He has done massive plantation in his village and neighboring villages.

Mrs Bhagyalata Nayak- Treasurer

She belongs to Dalit Christian community. She is an inspiration of many women folks. She is leading women self help movements in her locality of Kandhamal district. She helped many women to be empowered socially and economically.  She had led many anti liquor movement in her locality.

Mr Pratyush Kumar Mishra- Member

An ideal teacher who inspires many young students for constructive activities. He is a prime motivators of cleaning campaign in Puri sea beach. He always advocates environment friendly society and regularly writes articles on it.



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