A group of young social entrepreneurs after two years of interaction with urban and rural youth communities in Jodhpur Rajasthan, felt the need of a formalised institution to provide them support, which led to the birth of Yuva Pahal, which was fomally registered in year 2005. Yuva Pahal was initiated with a social objective to help the youth of the country, successfully complete their education and find meaningful jobs.

Over the years Yuva Pahal expanded its target groups from youth to women and children supporting for education, livelihoods, vocational training and health aiming at their socio-economic development and helping them reach their true potential.

The organisation is currently operational in 9 districts of Rajasthan carrying out various educational and vocational training programmes supporting drop out children and vulnerable youth and women for their overall development.

The YP team now comprises of educationists, development professionals, media personnel, corporates, workers, activists, PhDs, MBAs, CAs, civil servants, bankers, corporate professionals, consultants who all bring their experiences and perspectives to the organization and are unified by the common vision of improving the future of our children and Youth.


"Aspiring towards empowered and sustainable India through inclusive development"


"To eradicate poverty, enduring sustainability and empowerment through better health, education and livelihood opportunities"


Main Objectives:

•    To empower weaker section of the society, especially women and youth through income generation activities
•    To improve health of women and children by providing health education and services
•    To facilitate youth through skill training programs for better employment opportunities
•    To develop and strengthen the community based organizations for overall community development.
•    To establish universities/college/institutions for access to quality education for all


    Jodhpur, Jaipur, Pali, Udaipur, Barmer, Banswara, Nagaur, Alwar and Sikar

    mr. nitin mathur

    Mr. Nitin Mathur has been associated with Yuva Pahal in year 2012. He is supporting to the organization in the capacity of President. He is BCA and MBA-marketing passed out from Allahabad University. He has over 9 years of experience in skill training through various skill training providing organizations in collaboration withRajasthan Skill and Livelihoods Development Corporation, Govt. of Rajasthan. In Yuva Pahal, he takes care of liaison with govt. and corporates for exploring new projects. He is also in-charge of project implemented at Jaipur Division.

    dr. sanjai srivastava

    Dr. Sanjai Srivastava is Patron member of Yuva Pahal. He is casual announcer at All India Radio since year 1984. As a doctor (general physician) he is very sincere and dedicated to his patients that’s why he is very popular in public due to his simplicity, ever smiling face and approachable nature. He has various research and certifications like course on Respiratory Disease (Asthma & Allergy) from Chest Research Foundation- Pune, Advance course on Hypertension by European Society of Hypertension, Common Bacterial Infection’s course from American Institute of Continuing Medical Education(AICME) and many more. Dr. Sanjai Srivastava heads all the activities and campaigning related to health and medical services in Yuva Pahal.

    mr. pawan kumar

    Mr. Pawan Kumar is a dynamic and youngest member of Yuva Pahal team. He is expert in community and youth mobilisation. Presently he is working as in-charge of mobilisation for Yuva Pahal. Earlier he has mobilised more than 3000 youth rural and urban area of Jodhpur district for various assignment with Saath Livelihood Services(RSLDC project) and ICICI Rural self-employment training Institute(MoRD project).

    mr. manoj jain

    Mr. Manoj Jain is associated with Yuva Pahal since year 2014. He is commerce graduate from JNV University, Jodhpur. He is handling the Rajasthan chapter as Finance Manager for All India Oxyopia Exams (AIOE).

    mrs. asha kamble

    Mrs. Asha Kamble has over 10 years of experience as social worker for child and adolescent girl education. She is commerce graduate from Rajasthan University. She is program in-charge of All India Oxyopia Exam (A National Level Talent Search Examination conducted by Yuva Pahal)in Indore, Madhya Pradesh.

    our advisory board

    mr. k.b. kothari

    Mr. K. B. Kothari is the chief mentor and advisor of Yuva Pahal. He has been former Senior Advisor in UNICEF-New York and faculty at IIM-Ahemadabad. In addition to Yuva Pahal, Mr. K.B. Kothari is managing Trustee of PRATHAM, Advisor of PDCoR(sister concern of IL&FS) and Advisor of Rajasthan Patrika (Renowned Daily Hindi Newspaper). He has been syndicate member of JNV University, Jodhpur also.

    mrs. shivraj kumari rana

    Mrs. Shivraj Kumari Rana has been student of St. Patrick’s school and KN College, Jodhpur. She is MA in history form JNV University, Jodhpur. She has represented Rajasthan as Table tennis Player. She has been deeply involved in charitable and fund-raising activities for local social causes at Algeria, Czechoslovakia, Kenya, San Francisco, Mauritius and Germany. Also has served as Secretary of External Affairs Wives Association, New Delhi and ran the Indian Embassy School with 40 children from different embassies in 1970-72 at Beijing.

    Mrs. Shivraj Kumari Rana supports for fund raising programs especially for Girls and Women welfare activities in the organization.

    Commander Praveen Saxena (Retd)

    Commander Praveen Saxena (Retd) is a senior leader with over 27 years of experience in managing and leading progressively challenging and complex assignments. He has worked as a Vice President, Sustainable Livelihood of ICICI Foundation and as AVP with Satyam Computers. He has had a distinguished career with Indian Navy wherein he has awarded by the Govt for his services. His passion is working towards the upliftment of downtrodden in the society.
    He is very proactive member of Yuva pahal as most supporting advisor. He supports the organization for content development for various trainings and financial modules, project development and SOP development for program implementation. Mr. Praveen Saxena is working for All India Oxyopia Exams Also which is a PAN India project of Yuva Pahal.


    mr. narendra Kachchhwaha

    Mr. Narendra Kachchhwaha is a Charted Accountant by profession and guides the team of Yuva Pahal as an Advisor. He is a renowned personality in the politics and social service.

    mr. sunil Narnaulia

    Mr. Sunil Narnaulia is B.Sc. from Vinodini P.G. College, Khetri & Gold medalist in Post-graduation in Zoology from MDS University, Ajmer. Mr. Sunil Narnaulia,popularly known as “the Living Chanakya” is a well-known Brand Consultant, Motivator, Corporate & Family Counsellor. Many Institutions, Enterprises and Schools are getting benefits from their sharp mind, intellectualism and sustainable management (minimum work force, minimum capital and maximum potential) of work. eg; CREDENT- India’s top magazine for educational news, Jaipur International Film Festival (JIFF), Memory Guru Ashish Sharma, Oxyopia- All India Talent Search Examination, Mittal Commerce Classes (MCC), Innovation Institute, Sambhav Academy, Focus IITJEE Academy and many more. In Yuva Pahal, He takes care of branding strategy, Web support and exploring new activities in the field of education and other social issues.