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Welcome To Kalighat Society

Kalighat Society for development Facilitation (KSDF) is not-for-profit organization, located in south kolkata, west Bengal, India has been working for over 19 years with organization's goal of Poverty alleviation through livelihoods & economic development, ensuring basic rights to children, education, health security, gender and social equality for the marginalized sections of the society. Mrs. Gitanjali Satapathy, Founder & present Secretary of the organization started social development works in the year 1997 by running of coaching cum creche (Day-Care services) for 14 slums and street children of marginalized working mothers. Read More

Our Programmes

Livelihood Promotion

Nurturing and strengthening Artisans and old Farmer Producers SHGs through loan support, Skill Development & capacity building and Market Linkage...

Skill Development

We have facilitated skill development in Handicraft and Handloom through Design &Technical and Marketing ...

Women Empowerment

Promoting & Strengthening Women SHGs thru capacity building in Savings Credit& counselin...

Financial Inclusion

Women led Financial Inclusion Initiative will enable the women SHGs federation to cater/serve 50,000 slum and pavement dwellers in the city of Kolkata with...

The Hard Core Poor Program

The poorest, marginalized women headed families in the project areas in West Bengal will become self-reliant and included in the socio-economic mainstream...

Child Development Programme

We extend support Service for the children of working mothers, Sex Workers and adolescence girls continuously through education, counseling, health...

Health Programme

Addressing health issues through health camps, check up, awareness


KSDF provides support to the needy children, women and adolescence for continuing their education smoothly in the operational area of West Bengal.

Latest News

on 10.09.2016, A Workshop on Financial Literacy, an activity under the project entitled “ Ascent: Women Led Financial Inclusion Initiative” was organized in Jatri Nivas, Kalighat Area for the women self help group leaders by KSDF ... Read More