With the motto of ‘Service to humanity is service to God’s Sri Gurudeva Charitable Trust at mangalapalem in Kothavalasa mandal of Vizianagaram district has been doing yeoman service to improve quality of life of the poor, sick and disabled persons for over a decade. Raparthi Jagadish Babu descendants of Mangalapalem Guruji, who has been in the service of needy poor has been committed to social service.
SGCT has organized many camps like artificial limb camps, Eye Camps, Medical Camps, Devotional Camps and Yoga Camps at various locations in Andhra Pradesh. The trust has organized self help groups especially for women and downtrodden people. It has a plan to start Vikalang Home, Orphanage homes by 2011. The trust has also encourage youth in urban, tribal areas for prompting cultural and sports activities in their areas. The trust encourages education for the poor in rural and tribal areas by providing stipend, cloths, stationary, etc.,