We must build on the resources represented by our young professionals and by our nation’s farmers. Without their involvement, we cannot succeed. With their involvement we cannot fail. Verghese Kurien

If conservation of natural resources go wrong ,nothing else will go right.

Treat the earth well:It was not given to you by your parents.It was loaned to you by your children.We do not inherit the Earth from our Ancestors,we borrow it from our Children.
Ancient Indian Proverb

We will be remembered only if we give to our younger generation a prosperous and safe India,resulting out of economic prosperity coupled with civilizational heritage
Dr.A.P.J Abdul Kalam

The future of India lies in its village
Mahatma Gandhi

If village perishes ,India will perish too.
Mahatma Gandhi

India is poor because its villages are poor and the villages are poor because its people are drastically unemployed or are underemployed.
Mahatma Gandhi

When the soil disappears,the soul disappear.
Yember Delecto

Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success.

Future generation will judge us not by what we say,but what we do

About SGF

"Saunta Gaunta"- A popular saying among the Santhali tribe in Northern Odisha which literally means "Together We Can" is the driving force behind the work of Santa Gaunta Foundation. Established in 2005, the organisation relishes the power of togetherness and strives to work among the Primitive Tribal Groups (PVTG's) in order to bring them into mainstream society through livelihood projects. In Keonjhar district of Odisha, SGF is working on clean energy access through solar lighting provisions and clean cooking solutions in collaboration with The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), New Delhi and Nexleaf Analytics, California, USA.


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