Who We Are

Samajik Seva Sadan started its activities in 1982 starting with a Non-formal school at Banjhikusum a JUANG tribal hamlet under a KUSUM tree in 1982. By 1985 it had spread to nearby villages with Non-formal Education Centers, Vocational Training on Tailoring & Weaving, Health activities, organizing Nari Sangha and Yuvak Sangha & Income Generation program. The basic philosophy of this organization is "Serving Fellow being is Worshiping God" with vision of creating “awareness and progress" to make the people masters of their own destiny by working together and achieving it with his fellow beings.

From 1983, SSS was marked by establishment of rapport with the communities and better understanding of the magnitude of the problems, issues affecting the communities. The Organization grow in the service of people covering large areas and finally covering the whole of Sadar Block in Dhenkanal with its Non-formal Education program from 1988 to 2001 promote value based education for children, organizing Youth & women for saving & credit programs to alleviate poverty, Mother and Child health care, immunization, family planning, eye camp & Disease like T.B, Malaria, Leprosy patient identified and refer them to Medical, aware the target people about PRI system and encouraged them to participate in PRI system and united the women through the Self Help Groups.

Samajik Seva Sadan expanded its field of action to Sundargarh District in the year 1998.  With door to door meeting of people of Subdega Gram Panchayat, Educational Institutions, Block Officials assessed problem existing among the Tribal and Dalit people. In 2002 we started an Animation program for Empowerment of Adivasi & Dalit women and a Girls Hostel for higher education of girls who are studying in Upendra High school and Anchalik Sahayog Collage, Subdega. Today 4 Self Help Cooperatives are functioning almost independently in 4 G.Ps of Subdega, and Girls Hostel at Subdega. Under Odisha Adivasi Manch we are working in 5 G.Ps of Subdega, 3 G.Ps of Balisankra and 3 G.Ps of Badagaon Block. To skill the Youth, an ITC called Gangpur Industrial Training Centre (GITC) is started in 2010 in Subdega Block of Sundargarh District.

Legal Status

Registered under S R Act XXI of 1860 Vide No. Dkl – 1098/162 of 1985 – 1986
Registered under Foreign Contribution (Regulations) Act 1976 Vide No. 104890007 – 1985 – 1986.
Exempted under Section 12 A of Indian IT Act Vide Memo No. Adm. (GL) 45/12-A/1986-1987
Exempted under Section 80 G of IT Tax Act (Permanent)
  • Vide Memo No. ITO (Tech) / 80G – 171 / 2006 – 07
  • FY-2007-08, 2008-09 & 2009-2010
  • AY-2008-09, 2009-10 & 2010-2011
Permanent Account Number with IT Department AABAS5309N
Organization Unique ID OR/2010/0034353

Financial Legal Management

Chartered Accountants Bankers
R. C. Lal & Co
Chartered Accountants
Dhenkanal &Sundargarh

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