KGVK over the years

2014

  • TVM program expanded to 278 villages.
  • Second phase of ADA program started.
  • Planning Commission recognizes KGVK’s processes.

2013

  • TVM program expanded to 190 villages.
  • Samasya Samadhan Samooh took shape.
  • Community sparks program strengthened.
  • Commenced partnership with University of Washington for Malaria research.

2012

  • KGVK receives Emerging Jharkhand award by Times Group.
  • TVM expanded to 130 villages.
  • Community sparks program strengthened.
  • KGVK Dairy Ltd. started to scale up in-house model.
  • TVM for integrated education starts in 8 villages with the support of World Bank.

2011

  • TVM model successfully expanded to 21 villages.
  • Social Return on Interventions (SRoI) undertaken to measure impact of TVM.
  • AXIS Bank Foundation (ABF) commits to being a long-term funding partner in livelyhood activities.
  • KGVK Rural enterprises employs 100+ people.
  • KGVK Agro team reaches out to over 500 farmers directly and over 40000 indirectly through farm mechanising tools.

2010

  • KGVK restructured around TVM.
  • Independent Audit undertaken under TVM model.
  • Global changemakers program launched to fill resource and knowledge gaps within the organisation.
  • KGVK Rural enterprises employs 100+ people.
  • Bridges beyond Boundaries initiative launched as a part of KGVK - UK to promote TVM.

2009

  • Pilot projects started in 5 villages, chosen from 5 clusters within the command area.
  • Process map drawn out and internal TVM team formed.
  • Global changemakers program launched to fill resource and knowledge gaps within the organisation.
  • 3-year goals to meet MDGs in TVM villages, 5-years to surpass MDGs.
  • Two social enterprises initiated: KGVK Rural Enterprises and KGVK Agro Ltd.

2008

  • TVM introduced by KGVK.
  • Adoption of P4 approach to mobilise resources.
  • Global changemakers program launched to fill resource and knowledge gaps within the organisation.
  • Ten-Year $10 Million commitment at Clinton Global Initiative to alleviate poverty through TVM in at least 350 villages in Jharkhand.

1972 - 2007

  • KGVK was established as CSR arm of Usha Martin.
  • KGVK worked in philanthropic mode till early 1990s.
  • Till early 2000s KGVK worked in project mode.