Yuva Vikas Mandal, i.e. YVM is a registered as a non-government organization under the Madhya Pradesh Society Registrikaran Adhiniyam, 1973. It was founded in 1999 by like-minded youths in Sehore district of the state. The primary objective of the organization is to promote youth participation in development and governance process for realizing their rights and entitlement by ensuring transparency and Government Accountability. Specifically, YVM emphasizes on generating awareness on good governance, welfare programs, education and legal entitlements among youths, women and vulnerable communities. While recognizing the vulnerable situation of excluded communities and women as well, the organizations is also working with the most excluded groups like manual scavengers and marginalize farmers through capacity building and strengthening government institutions.
YVM firmly believe that the youths are potential enough to play a pivotal role in developing harmony, peaceful society, and nation-building. Subsequently, youths are also contributing to the economic growth and development of the country. It is very crucial to understand that youth do things differently, innovatively and consistently. However, there are hurdles in the overall development and growth of youths in the state such as lack of information and guidance; wastages interest of politician and expensive education policies, etc. which by default adversely affect society and nation.