We create customized CSR strategies aligned with your company’s values, expertise, products, stakeholder expectations and long-term vision and drive effective implementation leading to long-lasting change within communities you work with and causes you espouse
From philanthropists to foundations to individual donors, we propagate informed giving practices, facilitate conversations among sector players, build sector knowledge, help raise funds for causes, and design programs that improve lives at a systemic level
We work closely with our network of NGOs across India to bring you access to funding, partnerships with companies, new models, in-kind donations, enhanced communications capabilities and much more. Join our network today to make your work strategic, scalable and sustainable
Our impact is widespread and intensive. From women's health to free eye check-ups for children, from financial literacy to safe waste disposal, from vocation training of youth to employment opportunities for rural communities - our programs have helped change millions of lives
Institutional Investor Advisory Services engaged with the Managing Director of Samhita Social Ventures, Mr. Krishnan Neelakantan, to develop a framework to evaluate the CSR effort of companies. In its special report titled ‘Corporate Social Responsibility: Review of current policies, practices and disclosures’, IiAS studied the FY13 CSR initiatives and disclosures of 51 companies forming a part of the BSE SNP Sensex30 and CNX Nifty50. This article lists the key findings of this study.
In March 2013, Vodafone Foundation undertook a journey from Delhi to Mumbai in a red auto-rickshaw. The journey spanned five states and included meeting twelve extraordinary women and featured nearly fifty women whose contributions to betterment of society are laudable. The campaign was very successful in investing Vodafone’s different stakeholders and raising substantial funds for three NGOs working in women empowerment.
CSR in healthcare – Making it work is a specific, implementation focused event that defines the gaps in the healthcare sector, demonstrates various proven approaches of addressing some of these problems, and provides a framework to think about CSR in healthcare. We believe that this focused event plays a key role in assisting companies to play a larger role in socially relevant health care interventions.
Merck for Mothers, a three-year, $10 million commitment to reduce maternal mortality has partnered with GramVaani to deliver its model in Jharkhand, a state with one of the highest maternal mortality rates in India. For Merck for Mothers, GramVaani has deployed its Mobile Vaani technology to empower women to review the quality of services and care they get when they go to private clinics for treatment.