Integrated Village Development (IVD) is a focused effort to help rural villages become prosperous and self-reliant through education, health services, and skills training.

IVD operates in a cluster of 30 villages at a time, concentrating various development projects on a specific geographic region for maximum impact.

Our Impact

Integrated Village Development is currently active in 12 clusters around India.

  • 24


    12 Operational  |  12 Planned
  • 30

    Villages in a cluster

  • 3,60,000

    People impacted

  • $300,000

    Funds integrated development for 30 villages over 5 years.

Data as of April 2021

Operational Planned


Integrated Village Development concentrates multiple education, health, and skills training projects on a particular cluster of villages for sustainable impact that reaches everyone in the community.

Primary Education

Bringing free education to children through single-teacher schools

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Arogya Resource Center

Offering preventative healthcare resources & education

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Poshan Vatika

Helping families grow nutritious family gardens with fruit and vegetable seedlings

Tailoring Training

Empowering rural women through tailoring and entrepreneurship training

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Computer Training

Equipping youth with digital literacy skills for entrepreneurship & employment

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Why Integrated Development?

It really does take a village. From farmers and tailors to children and youth, Ekal believes in partnering with everyone in the community to help the community thrive.

Our integrated approach means sustainable, scalable, long-lasting impact for millions of people living in rural India.

Together, we have the power to create meaningful change.

Support our work to empower rural villages today

Your financial support helps us provide more resources to rural communities, expand our impact, and innovate rural development.

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