About Us

EK KIRAN-AROH (A RAY OF HOPE) is a public charitable trust registered under the Indian Trust Act, 1882. Established by a group of professionals, the organization is working in the state of Bihar & Jharkhand for last four years with marginalized social and economic groups and people at the bottom of the pyramid.

The working strategy of EK KIRAN – AROH (A RAY OF HOPE) is to involve community in planning, Implementation, Monitoring, and Evaluation of the program through participatory approach. The focus is to make the program need-based and community-centered.

Sectorial Experiences:

  • Modern day slavery / Anti-Human Trafficking
  • Women & Child Rights
  • Poverty Alleviation / Sustainable Livelihood
  • Health & Hygiene
  • Climate change & environment
  • Arsenic Mitigation & Sanitation
  • Education


Establishment of a progressive, peaceful, dynamic and just society, based on the values of equality, justice, and cooperation to ensure better and dignified life, especially for the downtrodden community, Modern days slavery & exploitation free society and protection of new generation to Global warming & climate change.


To work with poor and excluded women, men, and children to fight poverty, inequality, exploitation and injustice; to educate, organize, and empower people to promote overall inclusive development with socio – economic – political and cultural standard aiming at establishing environmentally friendly just and peaceful society.

Governing Board:

S.N. Name Background Organizational role (if any)
1 Ritu Priya Social work Chairman
2 Manoj Kumar Social work Managing Director
3 Vineet Kumar Social work Director program
4 Amita Srivastava Social work Trustee
5 Simpy Jha Social work Trustee
6 Reecha Nath Social work Trustee
7 Subodh Kumar Social work Trustee