Dr. Mohan Alva founded Alva's Education Foundation and Alva's Institute of Engineering & Technology to give students the opportunity to receive education in his hometown. Additionally, Dr. Mohan Alva has provided scholarships to students and donations to schools in need.
He also initiated the "Free Education" program for 700 students that will have access to free education, food, and accommodation without discrimination. Other initiatives by Dr. Mohan Alva include, Alva's Health Centre that provides free HIV treatment and birth control, a free herbal garden, and Alva Pharmacy. Dr.Mohan Alva has received over 15 awards for his initiatives.