"Social Initiatives for Growth and Networking" (SIGN) is the official Body of the Catholics Bishops of Jharkhand for social concern and human development. It anchors the efforts of the 8 Social Service Societies of the dioceses of Ranchi, Gumla, Jamshedpur, Simdega, Khunti, Daltonganj, Hazaribag and Dumka in promoting a just and humane society based on the gospel values of love, peace, equality and dignity to all.
An Empowered society-Well Knit and Disciplined, that upholds human dignity of the oppressed and the marginalized, especially the Tribals and the Dalits by means of advocacy, liaison and networking with the diocesan institutions in collaboration with government and like-minded organizations.
A just and humane society based on the values of love, peace, equality and dignity to all.
Mr. Manoj Oraon s/o Late Devnath Oraon a resident of Ghaghari tola of Kita village of Chandwa block of Latehar district, was living a miserable life, when he was working as a casual labour in coal mines Sikni village of Chandwa block. After the death of his father, entire burden of his family came upon his shoulders.
There are 100 families, of Bhikha village of Bhandru panchayat of Dumka block and district, dependending on bamboo making to run thier livelihood. Rain-fed mono cropping is also one of the occupations. Wide spread illiteracy, superstition, lack of unity in the village, poor status of health and poor status.
Agriculture work and daily wage is one of the major occupations of "Titahi" village in Chanro panchayat of Churchu block in Hazaribag district. Felling of trees was normal to 47 families of this village. Due to unorganized farming and lack of coordination among the villagers, they were facing new challenges almost everyday.
Post Box No.5
Dr. Camil Bulcke Path
Sisai Road, Gumla
Morris Road Julu Park
Simdega, Jharkhand - 835223
P.O. - Sundarnagar, Jamshedpur,
District- East Singhbhum
P.O. - Khunti, District - Khunti,
Jharkhand - 835210