UTTISHTHA is registered under Societies Registration Act XXI, 1860; with registration number “1020/1998-1999” dated 23rd November, 1998. Founded in 1998 by Late Shri Krishna Mani Shukla as its founder President and Smt. Shanti Shukla as its founder Manager.
Since its inception UTTISHTHA has diversified its activities in various walks of life. Some of the fields where UTTISHTHA has being active are supporting civil services aspirants coming from weaker sections of society, providing forward-backward linkages for handicrafts & agricultural produce, spreading awareness among farmers about latest techniques of farming and helping them to shift from subsistence to commercial farming, conducting skill development programmes for youth & women, promoting sustainable development through its various activities & awareness programmes, promoting socio-cultural integration of the country through cultural programmes; to name a few.