"Bharat Vikas Parishad Charitable Sewa Trust (BVP) is a non-governmental, non-political, socio-cultural, service-cum-sanskar oriented, secular and voluntary organization. it was established in 1963 with the objective of development and growth of our beloved nation - Bharat - in all fields of human endeavor - cultural, social, academic, moral and spiritual -by promoting a sense of true patriotism, national unity and integrity. The action plan of BVP is executed through five sutras- Sampark (Fellowship), Sahyog (Co-operation), Sanskar (Moral orientation), Sewa (Service) and Samarpan (Commitment). At present, BVP has approximately 1,600 branches all over India and 12 branches in foreign countries with a family membership almost 65,000 families. BVP's main aim is to organize and motivate the elite and intellectual citizens to serve the poor, disabled, illiterate and ignorant brethren with true spirit of service as a duty and not as an act of charity
To accomplish Sewa sutra, Vivekanand Branch of Ludhiana BVP has made one charitable trust named as "Bharat Vikas Parishad Charitable Sewa Trust". The main objective of the Trust is to channelize the funds donated by the philanthropic persons of the society for the treatment and upliftment of disabled (Divyang) and other weaker section of the society in the field of education, health & natural calamities etc.