“To be a leading human resource development organization in providing cost-effective non-formal education, marketable skills training and implement promotion for the urban and rural poor, distressed children and adolescents in Bangladesh.”

“To raise the socioeconomic condition of the urban and rural poor to a level that they can effectively participate in national  development with enhanced capacity and dignity for fulfillment of their basic rights.”

The goal of SDI is to improve the standard of social and economic condition of the working children and their families in urban and rural areas of Bangladesh.