The Journey So Far

To comply with various legal provisions it got registered under Societies Registration Act of 1860 bearing No.19589/21 during the year 1994-95. Subsequently it has been registered under Foreign Contribution Regulation Act bearing the number 104850007 during September 2003. JEETA has also obtained the registration under 12 A & 80 G of the Income Tax Act during 2007 as well as allotted with PAN card no. AAAAJ3195Q and TAN BBNJ00598D for fulfilling the tax formalities.

JEETA is currently operating with its Head Office at Pallahara of Anugul District and extended project office in Prakrutipalli, Gurusang of Barkote block of Deogarh District.

All of its programmatic interventions revolves rounds the basic approach of partnering with community focusing on their skill building to protect, preserve & manage the local resources and assert their rights to arrest inequality, discrimination and exploitation.



To empower the women and other marginalized section of the society for their "sustainable development."



Seeing a just Society where every individual capable of guiding her/ his own destiny with full stretch her/ his personality.

Our Core Values

  • Working in the team
  • Transparency
  • Accountability to the target constituencies
  • Partnering with communities and other like-minded groups as well as individuals
  • Mutual respect
  • Secularism
  • Trust and Appreciation
  • Integrity
  • Sustainability

Structure & The Governance

As per the bye-law General Body is the supreme authority and down the line there is Governing Body (Board), constituted with 5 office bearers headed by the Chairperson. The other office bearers of the Board include Vice Chairperson, Secretary, Asst. Secretary and Treasurer. The Secretary acts as the Chief, who is responsible for looking after the day-to-day functioning with the help of the Programme leaders for programme implementation with other programme/project staff and Treasurer for Finance & Administration. The Bye-law of the organization is there which elaborates the role and functional modalities of General Body, Office bearers and other members for effective governance of the organization. The Board usually sits six month to review the progress and decide further course of action. The Annual General Meeting is conducted once in every year taking all members to approve operational plan, budget, review the accomplishments and take major policy decisions.


Geographical Coverage

The programmatic interventions of JEETA has spread over in Pallahara block of Angul District & Barkote & Tileibani Block of Deogarh District of Odisha. It is pertinent to mention that both the districts are adjacent and situated in the central part of the State with high mineral and forest resources, which are now fast depleting due to mining and other industrial activities leaving the lives and livelihoods of the indigenous habitants into a danger zone.

Our Focus Areas

Women Empowerment




Natural Resource Management


Water Hygiene & Sanitation

Major Programatic Interventions

JEETA, being the local organization is well conversant with the local level issues and problems. Therefore since the inception conscious attempts are made to work with and for the vulnerable and marginal communities with intensive focus on Natural Resource Management, Sustainable Livelihood, Health, Water & Sanitation, Women Empowerment, Capacity building of People’s Organizations & Service Providers and convergence of welfare programmes of Govt. With much determination the effort is going on in partnership with different support agencies, like-minded institutions and by own initiatives as well. Followings are some glimpses of some of the successful initiatives made during this financial year.

Funding sources from different agencies for 2015-16

  • National Alliance of women, Odisha Chapter (NAWO)
  • District Water & Sanitation Mission
  • National Health Mission Deogarh
  • Water Aid India
  • Sir Jamsteji Tata Trust

Recognition /Award

  • Felicitated by District Collector of Deogarh Smt.Guha Poonam Tapas Kumar on facilitating the community Open Defecation free of 4 GPs.
  • Pranama Matru Bhumi Campaign felicitated the Gopabandhu Jyoti Award as Best Social Worker in Deogarh District by Dist Collector Guha Poonam Tapas Kumar of Deogarh District.
  • Felicitated as best social worker Be the Change Agent award by Yes We Can Bhubaneswar.
  • Felicitated by District Collector Angul Sri Sunil Kumar Samal for best Involvement to save the Girl Child in Biju Kanya Ratna Yojana.
  • Felicitated by State Water & Sanitation Mission for Open Defecation of Balanda GP of Barkote Block.