About SSS

Target people and Beneficiary

In the working area, vulnerable, deprived and underprivileged men, women and children who are well-organized and devoted to their self-development are the target people (mostly called group-member) of SSS.

As on 30 June 2022, total beneficiaries of SSS is 9,49,457 families, of them, female: 9,19,733, male: 27,456 and children and adolescents: 2,269. And a total of 5,991 staff members are engaged in the organization to implement the overall activities and provide services at the grassroots.

In the macro-level, about 80 lac people are benefited through the direct or indirect impacts of overall activities and services of SSS.

Geographical Boundary and Service Network

As on 30 June 2022, working periphery of SSS scattered over the 42 districts: Dhaka, Manikganj, Narayanganj, Munsiganj, Narsingdi, Gazipur, Faridpur, Madaripur, Shariatpur, Tangail, Kishoreganj, Mymensingh, Netrokona,  Habiganj, Sherpur, Jamalpur, Bogura, Naogaon, Joypurhat, Gaibandha, Sirajganj, Pabna, Rajshahi, Natore, Rangpur, Dinajpur, Lalmonirhat, Kurigram, Nilphamari, Chattogram, Feni, Noakhali, Lakshmipur, Cumilla, Chandpur, Brahmanbaria, Chuadanga, Jhenaidah, Magura, Rajbari, Jashore and Satkhira. There are 22,996 villages, 5,567 unions and 328 upazillas under the districts.

Under the straight-up supervision of the head office and foundation office of the organization, 18 zone, 90 area and 551 branch and 7 project offices carry out the activities properly at the field-level. 

Legal Status

SSS is registered with:

  • Directorate of Social Service, Tangail, Registration Number: Tha-0213, dated 02.02.1987;
  • NGO Affairs Bureau, Registration Number: 345, dated 30.01.1990;
  • Joint Stock Companies and Firms, Bangladesh, Registration Number: S-3576(365)/2004; and
  • Microcredit Regulatory Authority (MRA), License Number: 00645-01002-00025, dated 05.09.2007.