V-LEAD is an acronym for the Vivekananda Institute for Leadership, Education and Development. V-LEAD is an initiative of the Swami Vivekananda Youth Movement (SVYM) which is a development Organization engaged in building a new civil society in India through its grassroots to policy-level action spanning Health, Education, Community Development & Capacity building/Training.
V-LEAD is an innovation and capacity building lab where Ideas are spawned, Innovation is nurtured and Leadership is encouraged. It also encapsulates within it an exclusive portfolio of products and programs across the themes of Leadership, Education, and Development.
V-LEAD is the place to come to if you are someone looking to incubate your idea, experiment, build your skill-sets, enhance your talent-stack, contribute to society and make a dent in the sector. You can go through the programs & updates pages as well as the SIRP tab to get more details on how you can engage.
Swami Vivekananda Youth Movement (SVYM) is a development Organization, engaged in building a new civil society in India through its grassroots to policy level action in Health, Education and Community Development sectors. SVYM has its headquarters in Mysuru district of Karnataka State in Southern India. Acting as a key promoter-facilitator in the community’s efforts towards self-reliance and empowerment, SVYM is developing local, innovative and cost-effective solutions to sustain community-driven progress.
SVYM believes that building human and social capital will result in economic consequences and all of SVYM’s programs are driven by this development paradigm. SVYM is rooted to its values of Satya, Ahimsa, Seva and Tyaga, which is reflected in its program design and delivery, transactions with its stakeholders, resource utilization, disclosures and openness to public scrutiny. Buying in support from the community, working in healthy partnership with the government and corporate sectors and sharing its experiences with like-minded Organizations have been the hallmark of SVYM’s evolution over the past 37 years.