Centre for Rural Education and Economic Development (CREED) established in the year 1987 was a registered Non Government, nonprofit making organization, providing spectrum of Community based / oriented services mainly in rural, semi Urban / Urban population to improve the standard of living. It has been recognized as the premier social service organization and in recognition, the state government nominated CREED for the “Best Institution Award 2002”. It continued to gain the recognition of the District / Govt. Institutions for its various govt. sponsored programs.
In addition to the prime role and responsibilities in the formation of Self Help Groups for women and in micro financing, it established the Krishi Vigyan Kendra, in Cholamadevi at Ariyalur Dt. during the month of March, 2009.
The establishment of CREED KVK was on 24.03.09 at Cholamadevi, Ariyalur Dt. with nearly 50 acres of land to provide Training in Farm Management.
Krishi Vigyan Kendra, is the Farm Science Centre under the Indian Council of Agriculture Research (ICAR), the Ministry of Agriculture, Central Govt of india, mainly to provide training in farm Management, agriculture to rural population in backward areas. The purpose of KVK is to identify the technological gaps and critical needs and requirements of the farmers. This formed the basis for framing operational modality like training, demonstration and on farm trails by KVK simultaneously the farm development work was also started as an important requirement for the strengthening of training cum demonstration infrastructure of the KVK
KVK has excelled in brining the modern technological packages at the farmers door steps with the help of various instructional units. The KVK today has sufficient resources to impart training skills not only for the farmers but also the rural youth.