Kissan Vikas Trust (KVT) is a voluntary organization registered under charitable Trust Act. KVT has been working at Khagaria, Siwan, Saharsa, Samastipur and Gaya districts of Bihar and Dhanbad, Chatra, Deoghar, and Bokaro district of Jharkhand. KVT has been striving for the betterment of the most deprived and marginalized sections of the society as its target group since its inception. KVT’s journey is 10 years long and during this time frame it has faced lots of barriers and challenges. To overcome these barriers and challenges KVT has undertaken many initiatives. The organization aims to empower the economically weaker & socially marginalized sections of the society through their capacity building.
KVT works with children, women, handicapped people, poor & deprived section of the society to bring them to the mainstream of development by ensuring their rights and dignity. Major areas of interest of the organization are promotion of Child Rights & Child Protection, Empowerment of Women, promotion of Self Help Groups (SHG's), Adult Education, Primary & Non – Formal Education, development of Basic Health & Hygiene as well as awareness about HIV/AIDS and Employment generation through Vocational Training.
The organization has been initiated by a group of individuals committed for the development of rural communities under the guidance of Mr. Prabhat Kumar who has a long experience in the field of development. The trust has started its initiatives in the areas of Education, Health, Child Protection, and Disaster Preparedness.