The H.T. Parekh Foundation is a Section 25 company, established by the Housing Development Finance Corporation Limited (HDFC). The H.T. Parekh Foundation was established in October 2012 with the aim to undertake, pursue and be concerned with the welfare, betterment and advancement of society as a whole, irrespective of religion, race, community, caste, gender, language or social status.


The Foundation is sector agnostic and works across a range of social interventions and development initiatives across India. HDFC conducts a significant portion of its Corporate Social Responsibility through the Foundation. 


The H T Parekh Foundation envisions an inclusive India where vulnerable communities have the access and opportunity to transform their lives and move from a state of surviving to thriving. Our philanthropic culture is based on the tenets of mutual trust & respect, integrity and a humility around giving. We stand in as a long term supporter to our partners, that are working to enable India’s excluded children, women and youth overcome poverty, disability and gender-discrimination and live with purpose and dignity.

Thematic Areas
  • Agriculture,food and nutrition
  • Business
  • Community Development
  • CSR and Sustainability
  • Education and Employment
  • Energy, Environment and Climate Change
  • Healthcare
  • Livelihoods
  • Social Enterprise
  • Technology
  • Water and Sanitation

  Office Location
165-166, Backbay Reclamation , HDFC House, HT Parekh Marg, Churchgate , Mumbai , Maharashtra , 400020

  Priority States

  CSR Fund
Above 100 Cr INR

Our Recent Projects

Supporting Persons with Disabilities
The company contributed to CSR by contributing towards programmes focused on healthcare, education and livelihoods to improve quality of life for PwDs.

Promotion of Art and Heritage restoration
The company contributes to CSR by contributing towards Promotion & development of traditional art, restoration of buildings and sites of historical importance.

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