Education and Skill Development Initiatives- CSR Projects India

CSR Project By:  Crompton Greaves Ltd
Project Budget: INR 1.69 Cr



Education and Skill Development Initiatives  (2017-18)


Project Sector

  • Education, Employability and Livelihoods Enhancement

Implementing Partners

Pratham Education Foundation
Teach to Lead
Agastya International Foundation

Project Description

Supplementary education projects were implemented in Kanjurmarg (slum community of Mumbai) and in 25 rural communities. CG collaborated with Teach for India and Pratham Education Foundation and covered over 270 students in Kanjurmarg whereas Sahayini covered 250 children from NT & SC communities in Ahmednagar district. Innovative learning methods were implemented to develop subject knowledge and conceptual clarity. It was observed that the confidence level amongst these underprivileged children increased remarkably after these interventions. Agastya International Foundation organized several science fairs, academic science practical in Zilla Parishad schools at CG's Bhopal and Gwalior locations.

With an objective of quality education, CG also helped Hivrebazar Z.P. school in digitizing their existing 5 classrooms. A computer lab was set up in Pimpalgaon Malvi ZP School with 5 old computers donated by CG. In the same way, 46 computers have been provided to different schools in Ahmednagar. CG has also contributed towards infrastructural development in Z.P. schools.

CG has signed MOUs with the three ITIs located at Mulund: Mumbai, Satpur: Nashik and Gwalior for advance skills training for ITI students. CG has set up Transformer winding lab in Birla nagar ITI, Gwalior benefitting 250 students every year. National Employability Enhancement Mission (NEEM) - a skill enhancement initiative of Government of India, was implemented at Nasjol, Aurangabad and Goa. Under this scheme, youth are being trained by a blend pf technical modules and self-development courses.

Over 1600 youth and women were trained in vocational skills courses such as electrical, wiring, motor winding, tailoring, beautician, computer and mobile repairing. CG encouraged beneficiaries to be entrepreneurs by applying skills acquired in goat rearing, cloth bag making and organic manure.


Project Location

Project Location: Mumbai-Maharashtra, Nashik-Maharashtra, Aurangabad-Maharashtra, Gwalior-Madhya Pradesh, Bhopal-Madhya Pradesh,

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