About Us

Development Of Village Education (DOVE) is a Non-Profit Voluntary organization working in the southern districts of Tamil Nadu in INDIA. It was founded in the year 2000 and registered under Societies Registration Act of Tamil Nadu. Working in the rural pockets of Tamil Nadu its prime objective has been alleviating poverty and uplifting the vulnerable communities and marginalized people by taking innovative initiatives and implementing comprehensive development activities with regard to better health care, education, child and youth development and women's empowerment. Having got 20 years of experience working among the target population relief and recovery operations are taken up with positive impact at times of disaster.

Development Of Village Education (DOVE)

Registered as an NGO

DOVE (Development Of Village Education) is registered as an NGO under Tamilnadu Societies Registration Act in the year 2000. Further it is Registered with Home ministry of India under FCRA (Foreign Contribution and Registration Act) enabling DOVE to receive funds from abroad for its development activities

DOVE Board

DOVE is managed by a 7-member Board consisting of people in the field of education, health and public life, having a passion for social work and interest in serving marginalized people. Regular meetings are held to review the work carried out in the field of development activities. The members are leading from the front bolstering field activities visiting the villages and the target people regularly. Mr.Rex Packianathan , a retired teacher has been the chief functionary looking after both the administrative work as well as the program implementation.

Mission Statement

To uplift the marginalized families living in backward areas under acute poverty and poor living condition with the effective implementation of integrated development programs with regard to better health, education for children and youth and Economic Empowerment for Women thereby bringing out the desired results of improvement and self-sufficiency in the lives of the target population