Saraswati Gyan Mandir Shiksha Samiti

About Us

It is the focus of the organization to inculcate awareness among resource poor community regarding their rights and duties in organizing development and welfare programmes for a positive change in their income and life style. Another focus of the organization is to promote health-care and family welfare and also extend welfare activities for women and children. In addition, the organization is also focusing its efforts on education of girls and boys at village level, participatory management of local resource through local institutions, vocational training for unemployed women & youth, handicraft development, capacity building of rural people in planning, implementation and monitoring of development services, establishment of self-employment units in both the rural and urban areas, provide safe drinking water to resource poor, environmental awareness, women empowerment through promotion of SHGs and income generation activities.

Geographical areas covered

As far as the geographical spread of the organization’s activities is concerned, the organization is actively working in the district Shahjahanpur, Sitapur, Lakhimpur Kheri & Hardoi of the State of Uttar Pradesh. It has taken up vario us developmental programmes for providing income generation activities, handicraft development/ capacity-building trainings, and activities to develop education, agriculture, women empowerment and health. It is a matter of credit for the organization that its activities through various programmes have reached more than a lakh people particularly of the weaker sections of the rural and urban areas and made commendable changes in their living conditions. This has been made possible by the community-led development programmes and networking of NGOs working in the related areas by the organization.


We are committed to social justice, sustainable development and human rights. The right to communicate freely is a basic human right and a necessity for sustainable development. Access to information is essential to informed decision-making at all levels


We are committed to the dissemination of information and promotion of sustainable development initiatives, in response to the needs of underrepresented and marginalized sectors of society. For bridging the data gap and improving information availability we are committed to develop and establish an ideal medium for the Participation and exchange of a trusted and accurate source of quality information.

As a catalyst to bring changes in the lives of millions of children, youth and women, who are not privileged, by addressing the real need at the grassroots level and also enabling the civil society across the world to engage proactively in the change process following the philosophy of Civic Driven Change and adopting the highest standard of governance and thereby emerging as a leading knowledge and technology driven, innovative and scalable international development organization from India


The society has the main objective to work for the overall development of the poor, downtrodden and disadvantaged sections of people without any discrimination of castes, creed and religion so that the targeted beneficiaries join together, generate a fellow feeling, work together and devote themselves positively for mutual development and the overall development of the society.

  • To empower women by developing their social, mental, educational and intellectual capabilities

  • To organize women artisans of the deprived community and work for their economic and social development and removal of imbalances at all possible levels.

  • To promote health and sanitation facilities in rural and urban areas focusing on women and children and their nutrition level in coordination with local health administration and other development organizations.

  • To provide facilities for better training, networking and institutional support and motivate them to contest elections and bring about gender equity in local self-governance,

  • To lay emphasis on literacy and education and open up avenues so that they are able to catch up with the literate sections and are not deprived of the fruits of economic development.

  • To encourage handicrafts, khadi and related village-level cottage work where manpower is involved and persuade the rural folks to engage in the same.

  • To work for the welfare of the handicapped and disabled persons and help them.

  • To work for the welfare of youth and organize and provide need-based training to them for self-employment, and entrepreneurship.

  • To provide facilities of heath-care services and work for the eradication of communicable diseases and life threatening diseases in the lower stata of the society particularly in rural areas.

  • To create awareness on environmental issues and educate the public and industrial units and others for the prevention and control of pollution to land, air and water.

  • To create general awareness about common cause, sensitize people about legal rights and remedies and encourage them to organize themselves and obtain legal remedies through public interest litigation and advocacy.

  • To develop a culture of humanism through promotion of social equity and justice.