The Indian Institute of Youth Welfare, Nagpur, is a development organisation which started its journey in the field of development in 1973, considering ‘Youth’ as a center point for development. In 38 years the Institute created history in the field of development, setting an example for NGOs and CBOs in the country. The institute is a regional organisation having its intervention areas in Nagpur, Chandrapur, Gadchiroli, Yavatmal and Akola districts in Maharashtra. The institute believes that young people, their benefactors, and others engaged in the process of social change and development, play a crucial role in shaping society and therefore the institute runs several need based projects, programmes and training courses. The Institute strives to reach out to the underprivileged section of society, with special focus on skills development and capacity building for youth, women and children.