Sri Someswar Nath Mahadev Trust

Creates and implements innovative governance models to bridge programme execution gaps to empower people at grassroots.

  • Started: 2007
  • Raniganj, Jharkhand


Sri Someswar Nath Mahadev Trust, popularly known as SANMAT, began in 2007 in Chennai by Innovation, Management Graduates and Post Graduates, Developme Read morent practitioners from globally esteemed universities like the Institute of Development Studies, Univ. of SUSSEX, England, LKY School of Public policy, National University of Singapore, MMC, Chennai, IITs and Dr MGR Educational and Research Institute, Chennai. Colleagues are having specialization in Health Care, livelihood, rural Development, Agriculture, Social Forestry, Evaluation Research, IEC and so forth. Its team has experience working with Government departments and international NGOs. It has implemented dozens of programmes in the field of social development like Right To education, Skill Training, Implementing policies like post matric scholarship, Social Forestry under MGNREGA, Community Radio station, Hospital management, Mobile Medical Unit, vaccination drives, awareness building etc. It creates good governance models in diverse conditions and executes them. We are working with Government of Bihar, Government of Jharkhand, Government of India and NHAI, Govt. of India.


Access to healthcare facilities, Livelihood for tribal women, Covid support hospital, Migrant support service, Food issues to the weaker sections of society, Village level business generation, Unskilled & unemployed youth, and forest produce was unused


It has implemented Post Matric Scholarship Scheme in the entire Bihar, Jharkhand, NE States and benefitted 1,50,000 students every year since 2012. It has enrolled more than 7500 students every year under RTE-12-1-C in Patna alone since 2018. Planted more than 6 million plants in Bihar covering 1650 Gram Panchayat. Vaccinated more than 200000 tribal people with covid -19 vaccine in Santhal Pargana. Conducted more than 700 health camps in Dumka, Chatra and Jamtara in Jharkhand. Skilled more than 23000 youth and placed more than 21000 in different companies across India from Bihar and Jharkhand. Mobilised more than 200000 beneficiaries from Special component Grants in Bihar from SC communities. Creating Unnat Gram in Lohamatiya, Ghatshila, Jharkhand. Created & mentoring 6000 VLE in Bihar and Jharkhand. Run covid ambulances and served more than 10000 patients free of cost. Helped Rambo Circus team for livelihood. Free food to more than 650 families for 3 months. Operated 2 specialized covid care hospitals in Dumka, Jharkhand. Set up mushroom and jackfruit production cum processing centre for tribal women.


  • Livelihoods
  • Skill Development
  • Health
  • Education
  • Food & Nutrition
  • Energy & Environment
  • Legal
  • Water
  • Disaster Management
  • Child & Youth Development
  • Art & Culture
  • Agriculture
  • Senior Citizens

Sub Sectors

  • Food Processing
  • Health & Family Welfare
  • Micro SMEs
  • Nutrition
  • Poverty

Demographies Served

  • Women
  • Children
  • Senior Citizens
  • Scheduled Castes
  • Scheduled Tribes
  • Migrant Labourers


Changed lives of 500,000 persons directly and impacted overall 20 million indirectly. Skilled more than 23000 youth in last 10 years. Planted more than 600,0000 Tree saplings and developed more than 110 small nurseries across Bihar, Jharkhand and UP.


  • Public Health and Health Care

    Patna, Mathura, Dumka, Jamtara, West Singhbhum, Chatra
    Bihar, Jharkhand, Uttar Pradesh

    It focuses on different public health issues prevalent in society and then creates strategies to address those issues. It has worked over anaemia, TB, kalazar, cataract eradication and vaccinations.

  • Operations and Management of Hospitals

    Patna, Mathura, Dumka, Jamtara, Chatra
    Bihar, Jharkhand, Uttar Pradesh

    It provides operations and management services to charitable hospitals completely free across India. It takes up the operation of hospitals that were not able to deliver their objectives on ground. It maintains a pool of 600 social service/cause based motivated doctors for this along with nursing and lab technicians.
    It has developed governance models for the same. Every day it treats more than 900 patients across all its centres.

  • Livelihood Support program

    Khunti, Dumka, Simdega, West Singhbhum
    Bihar, Jharkhand

    It creates forward and backward linkages for forest produces of various tribal districts of Jharkhand. It has involved more than 3000 Tribal women in this and witnessed a double growth in their monthly income. It has created and provided handholding support to more than 6000 women village level entrepreneurs in Bihar and Jharkhand.

  • Placement linked Skill

    Nawada, Bokaro, Dumka, Begusarai, Hazaribag, Darbhanga, Jamui, West Singhbhum, Katihar, Jamtara
    Bihar, Jharkhand

    Placement linked skill training with 3 residential mega skill centres and 8 women specific training centres in Bihar with trades like smo, iso, GDA, agri, mushroom, fitter, electrician and electronics.

  • Social Forestry

    Sheohar, Darbhanga, Madhubani, Sitamarhi, West Champaran, Jehanabad, East Champaran

    Social forestry is the management and protection of forests and afforestation of barren and deforested lands with the purpose of helping environmental, social and rural development.
    In the last 10 years, it has planted more than 6000000 saplings and maintained them for five years.

Leadership Team

Registration Details

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  • VO ID / Darpan ID


  • 12A


  • 80G


  • FCRA


  • CSR Registration Number



Project Location


2nd floor, uma bhawan, road no-5, Ashok Nagar, Ranchi,Jharkhand

Other Details

  • Parent Organisation


  • Sister Organisation

    Sammat foundation

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