Awards & Recognitions

  • Best NGO in India Award, 2015 by The Resource Alliance for adopting good standards and practices while implementing the programmes.
  • ICAI Award ( Silver Shield) for Excellence in Financial Reporting, given by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India( ICAI) twice, in 2009 and 2013.
  • World Health Organisation (WHO) Award for Excellence in Primary Healthcare at the very prestigious ICICI Lombard& CNBC TV18 India Healthcare Awards 2012.
  • South Asian Federation (SAARC Nations) of Accountants 2nd Runner up award for Excellence in Financial Reporting in the year 2010.
  • Credibility Alliance India at the national level awarded First prize in Large organization category for Excellence in Programreporting - transparency and integrity
  • Receipt of Swami Rama Humanitarian Award and the prestigious UNAIDS Civil Society Award in 2006
  • SVYM has been enlisted as one of the 14 Established Voluntary Associations of the country by the Ministry of Tribal Affairs, Government of India  and endorsed by the Planning Commission.
  • Nominated from India for the SAARC countries award for financial transparency and reporting.
  • Karnataka State Child Welfare Award for the year 2008.
  • Sat Paul Mittal National Award for 2003 by the Nehru Siddhant Kendra Trust, Ludhiana in recognition of the services to humanity.
  • Received NaniPalkivala Civil Liberties Award 2014 under Organizational category.
  • KACH Best Community Health Practitioner Award for the year 2013.
  • RK Mission Award in 2012 for service to Tribals and humanity.
  • Dr.Gangadhara Sharma Award for the year 2012 by Federation of Hindu Mission Health Services for the meritorious serviceof the organization to humanity.
  • Dr. KS Sanjeevi Memorial Award, given by CIOSA, Chennai on Doctor’s Day, for the outstanding medical service rendered by SVYM in rural areas in 2009.
  • Ninth Bhagawan Mahaveer Award 2004 for Excellence in human endeavour in the field of community & social service.
  • Government of Karnataka honoured SVYM by presenting Dr.Baba saheb Ambedkar Award on 2002 for Excellence of Service
  • National Youth Award for 1991-92 from the Government of India for its pioneering work in nation building activities
  • UNAIDS had documented SVYM’s approach to HIV/AIDS Control (especially the ’integration’ concept) as a best practice model.
  • As a pilot site for Harvard Medical School’s SEEK (Screening & Early Evaluation of Kidney Diseases) research project , SVYM carried out apath-breaking multi-centric study to screen for kidney disorders in the rural community. The study has been highlighted in international forums, including the Nephrology Congress in the U.S.