Origin

Sanjeevani Service Soceity Narsinghur was registered as a Non Governmental Organization on 8th July 2003 under Madhyapradesh Firms and Societys Act of 1973 for undertaking the social service activities of St. Paul Province, Bhopal of CMI congregration for Catholic men. The registrartion number of the society is J.N.6928. The head office of the society is at Chavara Complex Kheri, Narsinghpur. The field office where the secretary cum treasurer resides is at Sanjeevani in Usri village of Narsinghur district. The society also got a branch at Bhopal functioning from Centre for Development and Harmony at Govind Garden in Govingpura, Bhopal.

Sanjeevani Mission Centre at Usri was started in 1992 by Rev. Fr. Jose Pariyadan for undertaking village development activities. He stayed in room given by Mr. Hakkam Singh Rai of Usri till a new plot was purchased in this village and a new small house was built in 1993. He worked in about ten villages in the fields of education, agriculture, awareness generation etc.

In 1998 Rev. Fr. Denny Vazhapilly took over from Fr. Jose and continued the activities of the centre. He also carried out developmental projects initiated by Fr.Jose. In 2000 Fr. Paulson Muthipeedika took the charge of Sanjeevani and continues to its director. Now the society works in over 30 villages in Usri area with Self Help Groups, agriculture development programes, educational activities, awareness programmes etc.

In 2004 Fr. Davis Elanjickal joined the Sanjeevani team to give more thrust for edcuation. In 2005 the society started a school in English medium for imparting quality education for the rural children at Usri village. The St. Francis of Assissi sisters from Bhopal collaborate in the school programme.A new school building was constructed and blessed on 24th November 2007.The society undertakes activities such as education, SHGs, agriculture development programs, awareness programmes etc.

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