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VISION FOUNDATION believes that ensuring socio economic independence for the poor, marginalized and vulnerable sections of the society is the most significant step towards poverty alleviation and human development.

Our Mission is:

To promote Development Management as a strategy for poverty alleviation, with a focus on enabling and empowering the poor to participate in the development process

VISION FOUNDATION is a Non-Profit Making Society registered under Societies Registration Act, 1860 in 1994. It is also recognized under Section 80 G of the Income Tax Act and registered under the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA).

Our Objectives are:

  • To get involved in areas of development which have been neglected by other implementing organizations and which require a high degree of corporate expertise and development skills.
  • To provide Research & consultancy services to various action-based and policy-based programs in thearea of human development.
  • To sensitize the concerned communities and society at large about the need for Integrated and Holistic approach for human development by focusing primarily on Women Empowerment, Gender related issues and Income for food security.
  • To provide Marketing Expertise and link markets to Income generation activities for the sustainable development of communities.
  • To build successful models of replication in the development sector.
  • To create awareness and advocacy for the implementation of the above objectives.

Our Focus Areas are:

  • Management of Income Generation Programs for women and other disadvantaged groups;
  • Sustainable livelihood development and poverty alleviation;
  • Cooperatives development;
  • Collaboration with similar organizations in India and abroad;
  • Developing & providing market infrastructure support, including brand building, production, packaging and pricing;
  • Management of market linkages & marketing systems.

Since its inception in 1994, the foundation has been operating as a national philanthropy in India and is an independent, non-profit, non governmental organization. It has received grants in aid for its various community-based programs and operations from various Donors, including the World Bank and the World Food Programme, and from national government and public sector undertakings such as the Min. of Rural Development and Food Corporation of India etc. read more on our Donors…

VISION FOUNDATION has implemented Programmes in the areas of Alternative Livelihoods generation, Cooperatives Development, Slum development, Environment, Education, Solid Waste Management and HIV/AIDS Prevention.