Raah Foundation wins Palghar CSR Award 2020
Raah Foundation wins Palghar CSR Award 2020 – Raah Foundation won Palghar CSR Award 2020 under the category of Village Development for outstanding contribution towards sustainable socio-economic development of Palghar, Kokan region at the 2nd edition CSR conclave and awards Dialogue Palghar on 6th Nov 2020.
The youngest tribal-dominated district of Palghar features a long development road ahead as dynamic district administration, passionate NGOs and resourceful well-meaning CSRs have all close to contributing to realizing the UN Sustainable development goals.
Dialogue Palghar was launched in 2019 to bring these stakeholders on one platform to make sure that efforts are mutually exclusive and exhaustive.
Raah Foundation has bestowed the distinguished award within the second edition. Award was received by Head of Operations on behalf of the organization Sonia Risbood and expressed her gratitude for the popularity and also mentioned that this was a huge responsibility because the expectations from Raah Foundation have increased enormously after this award.
The Keynote speaker at the conference also expressed her gratefulness for the award and has promised that Raah Foundation will work harder to support the district administration to realize all the event goals, Dr Sarika Kulkarni, Founder and Trustee of Raah Foundation who also thanked Rusen Kumar and India CSR Summit to creating all the efforts to organize the conference and awards and bringing all stakeholders together.
Raah Foundation may be a for-purpose organization registered with the Charity Commissioner of India was a culmination of founders Dr.Sarika and Girish Kulkarni’s desire to use their management and entrepreneurship experiences to form a sustainable difference to the lives of the underprivileged and therefore the needy approach to the development of Jawhar & Mokhada blocks of Palghar District and works on core pillars of agriculture, livelihoods, water & environment, and ladies empowerment, health and hygiene and revival of traditional art and culture and started with annual donations from the founders’ families and from the corporate of 1 of the founders (Suyash).
Its efforts are supported by numerous individuals and organizations like Azim Premji Philanthropic Initiative, Bajaj Electrical, Ventura Securities, Deloitte Shared Services India, Shapoorji Pallonji Group, Mont Vert land, Ganesh Housing, Jade Enterprises, Puri Foundation USA, and lots of others.
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