"Management and Innovation in the nonprofit
sector are seen as the most vital challenges of the present era.
In this respect, VISION FOUNDATION,
a non-profit making society established in 1994, has been a pioneer
in the area of Development Management, bringing together skills
in development innovation and corporate management, onto a single
has pioneered initiatives, which combine providing solutions to
issues that currently plague the society, such as poverty and lack
of economic opportunities, with building an entrepreneurial spirit
among the disadvantaged communities, effectively empowering them
to manage their livelihoods and participate on a sustained basis
in the development process.
therefore believes that effective organization, capacity building
and mobilisation of poor people are pre-requisites for poverty alleviation
and for initiating change.
contribution in this direction has been mainly through its ‘Income
For Food’ programmes and empowerment of the marginalized communities.
It provides expertise in the development of sustainable livelihood
options, in the management of Income Generation Programs for women
and other disadvantaged groups, in developing & providing market
infrastructure support, and the management of market supply chain
linkages & systems."