Bandhan was set up in the year 2001 to meet the cardinal goals of
poverty alleviation and women empowerment. There is an entire suite of development programs which
are aimed at bringing about holistic transformation in the underprivileged community. The
organization works closely with people who live in the lowest echelons of the social system for
their socio-economic progress. It constantly tries to broad base its scope of services and
minimize areas of income leakage in the underprivileged families. Bandhan-Konnagar is actively
engaged in the field of education, health, livelihood promotion, enterprise development,
employment generation, renewable energy and the like.