Board of Trustees
Mr. Arbind KumarPresident
Arbind Kumar is one of the re-known Social Activists and has been associated with People's Centred initiatives for community based conservation of natural resource management and human dignity. As a Convener to the Sukhar Virodhi Abhiyan, a state level network of Farmers, CSOs, Academicians and social activists in Jharkhand for community initiatives and Policy advocacy on drought mitigation, and honoured by the Central Ground Water Board, Govt. of India for his outstanding contribution to water-centred development he has shaped and influenced policies on water conservation in Jharkhand. As a pioneer of Civil Society movement in Jharkhand he has been a mentor to many growing up organizations in the Eastern India.
Swapna RoyVice President
Swapna Roy is a skilled trainer and grassroot social worker. She has been engaged since two decades in women empowerment programs through social mobilization, skills development and gender mainstreaming.
Mr. Krishna KantSecretary
Krishna, a post graduate in Geology and Law Graduate has previous track of development support to grass root organizations and other agencies in Eastern India region for more than 15 years period. As a social entrepreneur and innovator he has been recognized by the Birsa Agriculture University for development of Saral Usna - Rice parboiler, a low cost energy efficient technology for rice parboiling. He has been also recognized by the Govt. of Jharkhand for introducing the idea of Farmers' Single Window System which has been adapted and introduced in the Annual Budget 2016-17 of Jharkhand Govt. under Yojna Banao Initiative.
Mr. Rupam RoyTreasurer
Rupam is an accomplished Music Coach and Youth Accompanist by passion. He is a graduate with PG Diploma in Rural Development and a free lance development consultant working with grass root organizations in Jharkhand.
Ms. Babita SinhaMember
Masters in Social Work, Babita is presently working as a non-profit manager in Jharkhand. She has been identified by Global Call for Action Against Poverty as brand promoter for action against poverty. She is also a post graduate in Journalism and Mass Communication and focus on the process of women in development.
Dr. Gita Dey, former Prof. In Charge of R.K.Women's College has been a strong champion of girls education and empowerment. A Ph.D in philosophy she has been long associated with social, educational and cultural activities for the development of women ang girls.
Mrs. Banani Ghose has a deep interest in art & literature. As a social worker she has been actively involved in promoting fine arts & literature.