Gramya Vikash Mancha (GVM) is a non-profit organization working with the excluded Section of society in rural areas of Assam with a vision “To create a peaceful, Prosperous, egalitarian and exploitation free society in every village”. The organization has been working with a mission “to empower rural community, particularly underprivileged and women to take control over social institutions, thereby create a society where these people can live with dignity. This is being achieved through creating opportunities for gainful self employment, enhancing social justice, peace, progress and sense of brotherhood.”
GVM was registered under Society registration Act XXI of 1860 on the 14th day of September, 2000 in Guwahati. Besides, the organization has Registration under FCRA, 1976 and has of all legal formalities under Income tax Act, 1961. Main supporting agencies of the organization are, Sir Dorabji Tata Trust, Sir Jamsetji Tata Trust, Actionaid India, National Foundation for India, National Council of Rural Institute, Child rights and You, MoRD, NABARD, UNICEF, IGSSS, FADV, NEDFi etc. The organization has been actively working in Nalbari, Kamrup, Barpeta and Baksa district of Assam.