J. V. GOKAL CHARITY TRUST is “not-for-profit”, Public Charitable Trust registered within the provisions of Bombay Public Trust Act, 1950.
The trust is a national level organization aiming to reach out to the underprivileged and needy communities by providing them educational opportunities and access to basic healthcare facilities through charity.
Since its inception in 1967, J. V. GOKAL CHARITY TRUST (JVGCT) works with the values of Trust, Devotion and Compassion for the communities it serves.
JVGCT is working across Maharashtra, Gujarat, Manipur, Nagaland, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal and Odisha through its Healthcare, Educational and Community Development Projects.
Board of Trustees
• Mr. Shishir K. Diwanji
• Mr. Ravindra J. Gokal
• Mr. Ashok J. Gokal
• Mr. Kishore J. Gokal
• Mr. Nayan Arun Jagjivan
• Mr. Nakul Arun Jagjivan
• Mr. Rajan Mehta
Message from Trustees:
It is our firm belief that good education and basic healthcare is a gift that has the power to transform and effect change which will last for lifetime. This transformative potential inspire us every day and strengthen our conviction with each step we take in our journey.
The 21st century is presenting new challenges to the society, government and organizations across the globe. We need to come together and work closer than ever before to address many of these challenges. Our approach needs to be much more inclusive and broad based stance than what has worked for us in the past.
Our efforts must be presented holistically to the young minds for their learning and development, as it will be the need of the future. Thus, the efforts of J. V. Gokal Charity Trust is dedicated towards enabling meaningful changes to transform the lives, futures, and aspirations of the younger generation, especially those challenged by limited means.
The programs envisioned and implemented by our organization across India are having positive impact on the lives of many. We shall continue to engage with the disadvantaged through targeted interventions in the field of education, healthcare and community development. We hope that our sustained efforts shall result in overall development and empowerment of underprivileged and needy. We are pleased that our project team, associate organisations and well-wishers are jointly working towards achieving these goals.
On behalf of trust, I extend my best wishes to all and hope that we shall progress with each and every day.
- Nakul Jagjivan
To work as a catalyst in bringing sustainable change in the lives of the underprivileged and needy through education and healthcare.
The trust was started in 1967 with the vision of providing educational opportunities and healthcare facilities to underprivileged. The trust focuses mainly on supporting activities related to education and healthcare in partnership with other similar organizations.
To identify and work along with the economically and socially disadvantaged, by providing them opportunity to enjoy a healthy and sustainable quality of life through education and healthcare.
Aims & Objectives
• To provide support for offering Formal and Vocational Education to underprivileged and needy.
• To provide support for offering Health Care Services.
• To promote Community Welfare Activities and Programs.
Dr. Ulhas Vasave
MBBS, AFIH, MPH, MBA (HM)
Dr. Amol Jadhav
MBBS, AFIH, MHA
B. Com., DBM
Dr. Ann Ruth
BSW, MA (Social work)
B. Com., PGDBM
B. Sc., MPH
B. Sc. (Zoology), DMLT
Dr. Somasundaram Subramanian
Surgical Oncologist & Plastic Surgeon
K. John Sundar
MA, M. Phil.
B. Com., PGDCA, MIH
Dr. Tarun Sing
MBBS, MBA, MPH
Dr. Sanjay Yuvanati
MBBS, MD (Radiology)
Dr. Vinu Varghese
MBBS, MS (Gen. Surgery)
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Project Associate - Visual Communication
Project Associate - Social Project Campaign
Project Associate - IT