Karve Institute of Social Service

50 yrs of Excellence

NAAC ACCREDITED - 'A'

CSR OR COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT PROGRAMMES ADDS VALUE TO ORGANIZATION AND EMPLOYEES

In the Global scenario, as the operating environment for business continues to change, more is expected of companies, even when fewer resources are available. As a resultthe need for community involvement programmes continues to rise. Communityneeds are great and there is an expectation to make a meaningful difference.Moreover CSR must do more than align community programs with the business. CSR adds demonstrable value to the business, credibility and goodwill, image building andbrand differentiation of the organization.As an organization, we can’t do everything and you can’t give all things to all people. Choices must be made. So what choices will your company make? What will you do?Perhaps more importantly, what won’t you do? Especially, in the context of contributing substantially in the environment of sustainable development, peoples participation,human rights and environment friendly perspective for better social order and survival of mankind.Do you think that your company should be more responsible in the way they do business? Are you more and more aware of social and environmental influencesproducts you produce, and do you feel you need quality assurance? Do youthink that employees need a more rewarding and inspiring work environment?Corporate social responsibility is companies acting voluntarily and beyond the law to achieve social and environmental objectives during the course of their daily business activities.Indian Inc and corporates are facing critical issue of dearth of managerial talent todevelop policy, projects and execute CSR responsibility, inculcate volunteerism among the employees and groom manpower for CSR initiatives.Indian companies are now expected to discharge their stakeholder responsibilities and societal obligations, along with their shareholder-wealth maximization goal.Nearly all leading corporate in India are involved in CSR-corporate social responsibility programmes in areas like education, health, livelihood creation, skill development,community development, empowerment of the weaker and underprivileged sectionsof the society.Increasingly, companies are becoming interested in processes that can addvisibility to their CSR policies and activities. Indian corporate houses can join hands to fine-tune all its activities falling under the preview of CSR and contribute a lot in sustainable development thereby offer major share in national development.One strategy that is gaining increasing popularity is the use of well-grounded CSR policy framework, community development projects and its implementation with scientific perspective.Emerging trends prompts many companies to compute the number of man-hours their employees put into that volunteering social cause adds value, difference and different perspectives to employee’s development. Engagement in non- profits activities benefit from professional help, foster a greater sense of responsibility and a sense of goodwill. motivated and team oriented culture, facilitates employee’s engagement objectives.
Sr.No Name of the company Project Name
1 Mazgaon Dock Ltd Village adoption and Impact assessment study
2 Godrej Interio Training,needs asessment and village development plan
3 Kirloskar Oil engines Ltd Baseline and Impact assessment study
4 Kirloskar Brother Ltd Society perception study
5 Kirloskar pnematics Ltd Community perception study
6 Bosch Ltd,Nasik Plant Community pertception study
7 InadianOil corporation,Manmad Terminal Baseline and village development plan
8 Reliance Industries Baseline study and needs assessment survey in the patalganga region
9 Emcure Pharmaseuticals Needs assessment ,baseline survey
10 TechMahindra Foundation Needs assesment,baseline survey,Resource Partner and Technical support
11 Zensar Foundation,Pune Slum development,health plan,Village development and needs asssessment
12 Tata Communciation Ltd Slum baseline and development project,health project,
13 Johnson&Johnson Ltd An assessment study of menstrual management
14 TycoElectronic corporation Pvt.Ltd Industrial environment assessment survey