IMPACT STORIES

Livelihoods
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Bengaluru Startup Converts Fallen Coconut Leaves Into Straws & Empowers Women

To give back to society, Manigandan decided to hire women from nearby villages to work in his manufacturing unit. Today, from preparing the raw material to packaging the final product, the work is entirely done by 15 women.

Youth and Skills
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Dilruba Yasmeen - Climbing the Ladder of Success with Katha Lab School

Yasmeen was spotted by the community mobilizer of Katha during the door-to-door survey. She was out of school as she has no documentation proof nor her family could afford to send her to private school. The only thing she had was zeal and excitement.

Education
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Udhyam Learning Foundation Continues to Impact Lakhs of Beneficiaries

Youngsters are proud enough to associate with Udhyam Shiksha and benefit for the next three years even after completing the course. The initiative has provided many youngsters from not-so-privileged backgrounds to be forerunners of change

Education
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Novus joins hands with Bhumi to enable holistic education spaces for children

Towards this end, Bhumi has partnered with Novus Animal Nutrition India Private Limited, a leader in scientifically developing, manufacturing and commercializing animal health and nutrition solutions for the agriculture industry.

Community Engagement
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Hand holding potential youth through to reach their optimal

Since its inception, more than 75 fellows have benefitted from the SSE ecosystem to provide solutions to pressing challenges. They have helped generate livelihoods, empower women and vulnerable sections

Livelihoods
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Livelihood project played a catalyst in the lives of rural poor

With regular ‘to and fro visits’ of the HETONA facilitators the village awakens and became the center of various hectic activities like meetings, focused group discussions, wealth ranking exercises, SHG formation

Education
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Blue Orb Foundation enriching the lives of children through value-based learning

Its value education instills the foundations of ethical and cultural thinking in young people, enabling them to make the right decisions in life. The power to make the right judgment builds courage

Youth and Skills
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ICICI Academy for skills helping India achieve SDG 8 by ensuring “decent work and economic growth”

Among the countless beneficiaries, the story of Shivani Jain, a 23-year-old girl from Malka Ganj near North Campus in New Delhi shows the impact of the ICICI Academy for Skills.

Education
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Enhancing education indicators by improving literacy rate

The organization is focusing on Foundational Literacy & Numeracy (FLN) Programs, pan India which works with Government Schools, Out of School Children (OoSC) Programmes within and outside of schools, Adult Literacy Programs in slums & villages etc.

Education
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Project Shiksha Provides Technological Innovation in Education for the Marginalised

To ensure successful implementation of the project, the company developed teams of well-versed professionals to constantly engage with various schools providing career guidance and motivational workshops and seminars in the process.

Energy and Environment
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Breathing Lungs: An initiative to inhale pure air

The Miyawaki Method Native Dense Forest-a modern plantation method used for afforestation- was developed by Japanese ecologist Dr. Akira Miyawaki.It is aimed at creating an accelerated forest equivalent to a 100-year indigenous forest within 10 years

Rural Development
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Srinivasan Services Trust, a new hope for drought-stricken villages, de-silted 276 tanks

SST works with communities and governments to empower India’s rural poor through awareness, skills, and training programs by helping them find solutions that are sustainable, in areas ranging from economic development, infrastructure to healthcare.

Education
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Wholesome Bachpan

IEC material has been distributed to 1103 Anganwadi Centres at the District level which includes five COVID safety posters. Hygiene kits which include 60 reusable masks for children, sanitizers, hand wash, and a water dispenser have been distributed.

Health and Nutrition
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Dashumati Devi becomes a beacon of hope for her community

Dashumati Devi, a change-maker from East Imphal working towards preventing parent-to-child transmission among women in the exposed and marginalized communities with the help of Plan India’s flagship programme AHANA and dreams of an HIV-free society.

Youth and Skills
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Schneider Electric India Foundation empowers youth through its Vocational Skill Development Program

Schneider Electric India Foundation (SEIF) empowering lives of youth and bridging the existing gap in demand and supply of skilled workforce in energy domain through its Vocational Skill Development Program and hybrid model of training.

Community Engagement
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United Way Mumbai and The Coca-Cola Foundation support vaccination drives across India

The Coca-Cola Foundation has partnered with United Way Mumbai to spread awareness through “Stop the Spread” project. It has three-fold approach including door-to-door health inquiries, help in vaccine registration and strengthening vaccine centres.

Livelihoods
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Working towards bringing gender balance to India’s labour force

Even Cargo challenged gender norms by providing employment opportunities to girls in sectors that have been traditionally male-dominated. By providing the females with a field job (delivery girl), Even Cargo helped break the societal stereotype

Education
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Small steps for big changes: Samirul’s journey of protecting vulnerable children

Samirul Islam, a changemaker from West Bengal's Murshidabad district, is making a big difference by working on the issue of child marriage and establishing community-based child protection systems. He has impacted over 50,000 lives.

Community Engagement
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CFTI’s Lock Down Efforts during COVID help the Needy to Sustain Hunger

With the help of Centre For Transforming India (CFTI) COVID 19 relief project run during disturbing times of the pandemic, many desperate folks received their groceries on time. CFTI undertakes a variety of grassroot level work during emergencies.

Community Engagement
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Empowering women to become financially independent through collective action

Pancham Mahila Swayamsiddha Bachat Gat, based in Khopoli Nagarparishad, Raigad (Maharashtra) has been working as a self-help group focussing on women empowerment, health of children and youth and drinking water interventions.

Community Engagement
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Paritosh empowered marginalized communities with daily meals during COVID-19 crisis

What started out with a local request on his social media handle to start a community kitchen, quickly became viral and support started to pour in shape of funds, and various other means. Paritosh Pant helped the various needy from Govandi community.