Owing to his entrepreneurial drive and passion for innovation, founder Harsh Mariwala incepted Marico Innovation Foundation (MIF) as a not- for- profit organization in 2003. 


Under the guidance of an eminent Governing Council, the organization aims to nurture innovation in India across the business and social sectors alike. 


The foundation works closely with organizations that are innovative and impactful through three core programs mentioned below.

  •  MIF SCALE UP PROGRAM: Through the flagship program, MIF identifies business challenges faced by an organization, collaborates with mentors and provides implementable solutions; thereby leading to sustainable impact and sustained growth.
  •  MIF AWARDS: The organization helps bring innovation to the fore, as also inspires a new generation of innovators who can make a significant contribution to their industry through the biennial MIF Innovation Awards.
  • MIF INVOLVE: MIF aims to create a hub for individuals and organizations to engage with ideas and each other through digital platforms like MIF Talkies and InnoWin as a part of MIF Involve.
Thematic Areas
  • Agriculture,food and nutrition
  • Business
  • Community Development
  • CSR and Sustainability
  • Education and Employment
  • Energy, Environment and Climate Change
  • Healthcare
  • Human Rights
  • Livelihoods
  • Social Enterprise
  • Technology
  • Water and Sanitation
  • Women and Gender

  Office Location
7th floor, Grande Palladium, 175 , CST Road, Kalina, Santa Cruz (East) , Mumbai , Maharashtra , 400 098

  Priority States

  CSR Fund
10.0 - 25.0 Cr INR

Our Recent Projects

Community Initiatives Program
The company contributed to CSR by contributing fund and initiating action for Community development, Economic Empowerment and Farmer Development Program.

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