Placement Linked Training Program

SGF in partnership with Centum Learning – a training wings of MITTAL GROUP OF COMPANY was actively engaged in skill development and placement linked training program supported under NSDC and OSFDC in Keonjhar ,Mayurbhanj and Bhadrak districts. More than 700 students were trained in different trades


From February 2nd 2013 S.G.Foundation started a movement to give services to all stakeholders in MGNREGA in Keonjhar district. We are committed to give support to the system to achieve objectives of MGNREGA mission in the district in all respect. The major objectives of SCHOOL OF MGNREGA are:

  • To co-operate NREGA implementers by case record management, other record keeping starting from Gram Sonjojok to Block / line department etc.
  • To identify the local resources, its conservation methods and creation of peoples demand on it.
  • To capacitate PRI, Social Audit committee, vigilance monitoring committee and other stake holder on their role and responsibility towards the NREGA.
  • To attend the public grievances to get their rights, in time.
  • To act as a help line for public and as a support hand to the machinery involved in this process,

Training on Stone Carving

In Mayurbhanj, Khiching is famous for Maa Kichekswari Temple and black granite stone carving works. It recognizes Mayurbhanj in the map of the nation. The primary occupation of more than 200 families of 2 villages is stone carving in this area. Initially the work was restricted to a special caste only but with the passage of time other castes also adopted this occupation including tribals. More than 50 tribal families were engaged in the stone carving in Kesna village. But their work is not finished as like others which fetch them less remunerative price in comparison to the traditional stone carvers.

In order to upgrade the skill and enhance the livelihood of 20 tribal families a primary level training for three months on stone carving was organized by S.G. Foundation, Jashipur supported by TRIFED (Tribal Co-Operative Marketing development Federation Of India Limited), Ministry of Tribal Affairs, Govt. of India.

Studies Conducted for GPCL

SGF conducted PRA and door to door survey in 10 villages of 4 GPs under Karmpada Iron ore Mines and Ghatkuri Iron and Manganese Ore Mines in Sarenda forest areas of West singhbum district of Jharkhand with the support of The General Produce Co. Ltd. in the year 2014. The aim of the study was to providing necessary information and technical support for drawing up a comprehensive CSR action plan for undertaking development works in the Sarenda area.


A detailed household survey in 10 villages under Karmpada Iron ore Mines and Ghatkuri Iron and Manganese Ore Mines in Sarenda forest areas was undertaken and a comprehensive report on prevailing socio-economic conditions of people living in these villages is prepared.

Studies Conducted for Aditya Birla Group

SGF conducted a needs assessment study and prepared micro planning in villages coming under ESSEL Mining and HINDAL CO areas in Keonjhar and Sambalpur district in Odisha with the support of Aditya Birla Group. A detailed Project Report (DPR) for livelihood interventions was prepared based on the needs assessment study for implementation activities by ESSEL MINING and HINDAL CO its CSR initiatives.

Study on indoor air quality

A study on indoor air-quality has been conducted with the technical support of TERI in the operational households. It has established that noticeable improvements in air quality occur within weeks of communities adopting the ICS. It reduces the susceptibility of individuals to fatal diseases such as pneumonia, stroke, ischemic heart disease, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and lung cancer. It is especially beneficial to improving the health of children. Reduction in incidents of disease also reduces the pressure on government health infrastructure.