In 1977, Revered Shri Vithalrao Joshi alias Shree Digambardas Maharaj established Shri Vithalrao Joshi Charities Trust. Shri Vithalrao Joshi Charities Trust has been working for last 38 years for the Social and Spiritual upliftment of the poor.
Shri Vithalrao Joshi Charities Trust's B.K.L. Walawalkar Hospital at Dervan offers state-of-the-art health services to the poor & needy people at affordable rates. Shri Vithalrao Joshi Charities Trust’s English Medium School was established in November 1996. It provides educational instructions on four levels – Pre-primary, Primary, Secondary and Junior College.
SVJCT Sports Academy is one more feather in the cap of Shri Vithalrao Joshi Charities Trust. The state of the art sports arena has been built in less than 3 years.
Education, Health care and Sports going hand in hand -
Dervan might be the only place in the entire world where Hospital, School, Nursing College, Rural Medical College and now the ultra modern Sports Complex are within the same campus.