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WhatsApp Finally Gets Socially Conscious

Social media platforms get a bad rap for being purveyors of fake news and FOMO (that’s Fear of Missing Out, in case you were out of the loop). However, it’s the users who are spreading misinformation, not Facebook, Twitter or WhatsApp. The platform is merely the messenger, which gets inadvertently shot (targeted, in this...
Tokyo 2020 Games

The Tokyo 2020 Games are the greenest Olympics yet

Sustainability has grown in our collective consciousness and as a topic of interest worldwide. Because of this, people are looking to the Tokyo 2020 Games – which kicked off today – to play a significant role in addressing the challenges of holding safe and sustainable events. Sustainability efforts for the Tokyo 2020 Games are...
Garv Hai - Olympics

CSR News: Adani Group partners India’s Olympic Contingent

The Adani Group has become an official partner of the Indian Olympics Contingent at the Tokyo Olympics, which opens on 23 July 2021. The Indian lineup in Tokyo includes 119 athletes, India’s highest ever total at the Olympic Games. The Olympic partnership is in line with the Adani Group’s belief that CSR support for the...
Signify

Signify lights up the Olympic dreams of athletes at the Inspire Institute of Sport in India

Under its ‘Khel Jyoti’ CSR program, Signify (Euronext: LIGHT), the world leader in lighting, recently announced that it has illuminated the athletic track at the Inspire Institute of Sport’s (IIS) high-performance training centre located in Bellary, Karnataka to support the Olympic aspirations of over 300 promising young athletes from across India. Led by the JSW Group, the...
Sharda Gautam - Tata Trusts

Sharda Gautam from Tata Trusts talks handloom revival

“Handloom is not only the second-largest sector after agriculture in providing livelihood but also the largest unorganized sector in India. However, handloom weavers are drifting away from the sector at an alarming pace. Precious skills of centuries could soon be lost with weavers in rural areas having abandoned the craft for want of proper...
Girl power is gold power

Girl Power is Gold Power by Kotak Mahindra Bank CSR and Gopichand Academy celebrates mettle of women athletes

As the Indian contingent gets ready to represent the country in the greatest sporting spectacle on earth, Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited (KMBL) and Pullela Gopichand Badminton Foundation (Gopichand Academy) launched the Girl Power is Gold Power campaign to celebrate the spirit of all the women athletes taking part. The Girl Power is Gold Power campaign...

Top CSR Projects for Sports in India

Sports in India have a very rich history. Even before the British invasion, sports was very prominent in various classes of society. Its popularity has gained famous sportspersons with a lot of love and appreciation. They serve as an inspiration to the youth, who are keen to follow them in every facet of life....
Sunita Bhuyan - Healing Notes

Healing Notes – Virtual conclave to explore connections between music and mental wellbeing

Hinduja Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the Hinduja Group, which recently made a foray into mental health advocacy has joined hands with the National Brain Research Center to host a virtual conclave ‘Healing Notes’ to mark World Music Day. Catch the conclave live on the Hinduja Group's Youtube channel and the Hinduja Foundation's Facebook page. Curated...
Equitas - pavement dwellers

Equitas bank’s CSR programme gave home and dignity to 2000 pavement dwellers in Chennai

Equitas Small Finance Bank through its Bird’s Nest – Pavement Dweller Rehabilitation CSR programme, provided housing, food security, healthcare, livelihood skill development, and supplemental education to ultra-poor families over an 18-month period – ultimately placing them on the path to self-sufficiency. The bank has transformed the lives of over 2000 pavement dwellers in Chennai...
Agra CSR

Top CSR Projects in Agra

The ciy of Agra in Uttar Pradesh is home to one of the modern wonders, the Taj Mahal. So overwhelming is the ethereal beauty of this marble mausoleum that Agra is known as the 'City of the Taj'. Yet, it doesn’t take much for a curious traveller to discover that there's more to this...
OBEETEE weaver from Mirzapur

CSR: OBEETEE will hold e-auction to sustain the weavers of Mirzapur

Behind every masterpiece is the soul of a master craftsman, the hands that tie every knot with their heart in it. To honour and safeguard these hands, socially conscious brand OBEETEE is holding an e-auction: Social Fabric 2.0 - Weaves of Solidarity. With the motive of Bid for Art to sustain Craft, OBEETEE is organizing...
Usha Uthup and Raghav Sachar

Usha Uthup, Raghav Sachar and other Bollywood singers at free virtual concert ‘Hope and Believe’ for COVID-19 aid

Remarkable singers Usha Uthup and Raghav Sachar will join hands with other popular Indian artists for the “Hope and Believe” virtual concert on 29th May 2021. The voluntary fundraiser event, which is free to attend, not only aims to provide much-needed respite via live music during the pandemic, but also to raise funds for...

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