CSR News in India

CSR News

Filter News refresh


Search News :

Total News (25)
 A list of 10 big CSR projects in skills development in India (FY 2016-17)
By CSRBOX On 19 March 2018
Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is a concept whereby companies integrate social and environmental concerns in their business operations and in their interaction with their stakeholders on a volu....
JanaJal begins installation of Water ATMs in Ghaziabad Nagar Nigam Area
By JanaJal On 09 March 2018
Project part of a plan to install largest decentralized footprint of water ATMs under PPP model in Delhi NCR Installations to provide safe and purified drinking water to underserved communities at ....
Top 10 CSR Projects of Education Sector in Financial Year 2016-17 in India
By CSRBOX On 05 March 2018
Corporate Social Responsibility is a Business approach that contributes to sustainable development by delivering economic, social and environmental benefits for all stakeholders. Corporate social resp....
Companies spend Rs 4,719 crore in first 8 months of this fiscal
By PTI On 12 February 2018
Companies shelled out Rs 4,719 crore towards CSR activities in the first eight months of the current fiscal, with private sector entities accounting for major chunk of the expenditure, according to th....
eAge Simplifies English Learning on Smartphones with Enhanced Virtual Classroom Platform
By EAgeTutor On 08 February 2018
eAgeTutor.com (www.eAgeTutor.com), the foremost online Spoken English training service in India, has rolled out an upgraded version of its proprietary e-learning platform, Zilleon, for mobile devices.....

Rebooting business model for maximizing CSR gains
By Devaprakash Ramakrishnan On 13 July 2017
Since coining the word, Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in 1930s by Harvard Professors, Berle and Means, the term, CSR has undergone transformational change globally. After the advent of India....
Finding the Right Sync: Community Engagement in CSR
By Lynette Phillips On 03 July 2017
Corporate Social Responsibility in India is going through an interesting phase where the need for community centred impact is increasingly becoming more important than ever before. It is not just ab....
10 Green CSR projects by Indian companies
By Akshay Bhole On 31 May 2017
1. Cummins India Ltd. Project Title: Creating Oxygen Hubs  Due to rapid urbanization, Pune is among one of the polluted city in India. As per 2013-14 reports City of pune emits 46 lakh tonnes o....
Akshaya Patra Launches campaign to serve 5 Bn mid day meals to children across India
By CSRBOX Desk On 31 May 2017
The Akshaya Patra Foundation, in partnership with GSK Consumer Healthcare, Nestle, PepsiCo India, PVR Nest, Reliance Fresh, Facebook, The LaLit, Reliance Broadcast Networks Ltd. & Viacom and the G....
Vedanta to spend INR 285 Cr on CSR projects in FY2018
By PTI On 27 May 2017
Metal czar Anil Agarwal-promoted Vedanta group has lined up Rs 285-crore investments in Corporate social responsibility (CSR) activities in FY18.   "We spent Rs 126 crore towards CSR activities....
Maruti to set up auto skill enhancement centres at 15 ITIs
By IANS On 26 May 2017
Maruti Suzuki India (MSIL), has announced that it will be setting up Automobile Skill Enhancement Centres (ASECs) across 15 Government run Industrial Training Institute (ITIs), across 11 states, in ne....
A list of 11 large agriculture CSR projects in India
By Akshay Bhole On 25 May 2017
1. HDFC Bank Project Title: Assistance to the Farmer  HDFC bank provided assistance to farmer in soil and water conservation, water management, construction, renovation and maintenance of water....
MCL signs Rs 5 crore MoU with ALIMCO, Benefit around 10,000 people with orthopaedic disability in Odisha
By PTI On 24 May 2017
Nearly 10,000 deprived people with orthopaedic disabilities in Angul, Jharsuguda, Sambalpur and Sundargarh of Odisha will be provided assistance and apparatus by Mahanadi Coalfields Limited (MCL) at a....
SBI Foundation to support 50 physically challenged children
By PTI On 19 May 2017
The SBI Foundation will help 50 families having children with serious hearing problems. SBI chairman Arundhati Bhattacharya today presented Rs 2.65 crore to the director of Ali Yavar Jung National In....
Maruti Suzuki to spend INR 140 Cr. on CSR projects in 2017-18
By PTI On 16 May 2017
India’s top carmaker Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) has designated Rs 140 crore for various CSR activities, including initiatives like road safety for the ongoing financial year. As a part of its pl....
Top 10 companies funding education CSR projects in India
By Akshay Bhole On 15 May 2017
1. Reliance Industries Ltd Project Details: DA Scholarships, Community Development, Reliance University, Initiatives Digitisation of education initiative, Education – Partnerships, Educati....
List of 10 Preventive Care CSR projects in Health sector in India
By Akshay Bhole On 11 May 2017
Identification and minimization of disease risk factors, existing disease development/ improvement and early detection of disease through screening are a few important elements of preventive healthcar....
List of Top 10 Healthcare CSR Projects in India (FY 2015-16)
By Akshay Bhole On 09 May 2017
Education and Healthcare are the two most preferred thematic areas when it comes to implementation of CSR projects by companies. Education (with skilling) and healthcare (with WASH) received almost 2/....
Understanding mHealth, eHealth and ICT in the context of CSR in India
By Akshay Bhole On 07 May 2017
India suffers from acute healthcare inequalities. Almost 75 per cent of its healthcare infrastructure and resources are concentrated in urban areas where only 27 per cent of the population lives. Near....
Thousand Schools Project by Tata Steel in Odisha to cover 18,000 students in summer camps
By CSRBOX Desk On 05 May 2017
The 45-day long camps are being organised simultaneously in 363 schools in six blocks.Summer camps, organised in partnership with ASPIRE, a Delhi-based NGO, under Tata Steel’s Thousand Schools P....