The speakers for the webinar are an esteemed line up of women leading from the front:
• Ms. Manjula Kalyanasundaram (Managing Director, SBI Foundation)
• Ms. Sonali Khan (Managing Director, Sesame Workshop India Trust)
• Ms. Anuragni Nayar (Programme Director, Sesame Workshop India Trust)
• Ms. Sukhna Sawhney (Head – Content, Sesame Workshop India Trust)
Date: 4th August, 2020
Time: 3:00 – 4:00 PM
The webinar will be broadcasted live on SBI Foundation’s YouTube channel.
Please feel free to invite your colleagues who may also have the interest to participate in this webinar.
Pay for Success projects combine non-profit expertise, private funding and rigorous evaluation to transform how government leaders respond to chronic social problems. Typically, investors provide upfront capital to expand effective social services, and government entities pay for all, or part of the program only if it measurably improves the lives of participants. In a Social Impact Bond (SIB), the government pays for the outcomes and in a DIB, philanthropic foundations.
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The SBI Green Fund aims to promote activities which directly contribute to sustainability such as plantation of trees, construction of bio-toilets, water conservation- construction of Reverse Osmosis (RO) plant, waste management program-avoidance of single-use plastic, providing solar lights/lamps/panels etc.
For more details, visit www.rewardz.sbi/donation/sbi-green-fund
The funds raised will be utilised for:
Upgrading Healthcare Infrastructure & Diagnostics facilities
Providing Protective Gear.
Research & Development:
Testing Facilities and Home-based Collection
Home Quarantine Protocols and Management
Nutritional Requirement of Patients
Helpline to Tackle Any Psychological Concerns
Capacity Building of Healthcare Professionals with Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) for healthcare professionals.
General Awareness for Public.
SBI Foundation (SBIF), our CSR arm has launched a COVID-19 relief fund for implementing various initiatives to strengthen the healthcare infrastructure and
diagnostics facilities, ensure effective patient management, meet the nutritional requirements of individuals infected, capacity building of healthcare professionals, and
a helpline to address psychological concerns that have arisen due to the pandemic. A certain portion of this fund would also be allocated to promote research and
innovation efforts to combat the coronavirus
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SBI Foundation inaugurated the “Waste No More”, an end to end Dry Waste Management project with 100% segregation and recycling waste through a viable business model and initiated a digital campaign to create awareness on waste segregation and management in partnership with Municipal corporation of Greater Mumbai (MCGM), Xynteo India Private Limited, Dalmia Poly Pro and Hindustan Unilever. This project showcases an innovative public-private partnership to achieve communal goals.
SBI Foundation has won the prestigious #ICC Social Impact Award 2020 for its flagship program- ‘Centre of Excellence for PwDs’ under the category of ‘Employment Enhancing Vocational Skills’, organised by Indian Chambers of Commerce on 28th February 2020 in Kolkata, India.
Microsoft India today announced a collaboration with SBI Foundation to create opportunities for youth living with disabilities in the Banking, Financial Services and Insurance (BFSI) sector. The three-year program was launched by Jean-Philippe Courtois, Executive Vice President and President, Global Sales, Marketing and Operations, Microsoft and Rajnish Kumar, Chairman, SBI at an event in Mumbai. Through this collaboration, Microsoft and the SBI Foundation will equip youth living with disabilities with the technology and training needed to better prepare them for integration into the BFSI workforce.
SBI Foundation has launched Project “Learn. Play. Grow” in partnership with the Government of Meghalaya and Sesame Workshop India to bring high-quality early-educational content and teacher training to 3000 Anganwadis in the State. Shri Conrad Sangma, Honorable Chief Minister, Meghalaya, shared his government's commitment to Early Childhood Development with Chamki at the event.
SBI Foundation in partnership with UNV celebrated the International Volunteers Day with the youth from various colleges, corporates and NGOs.
“Volunteering is not only a selfless service but a much-needed activity to make a positive difference to the people who are in need”.
SBI Foundation is supporting the Gyanshala Model of Education Support Organisation for imparting quality education to 1800 children from slum areas of Ahmedabad with the help of SBI Life and Indian Institute of Banking and Finance #IIBF as funding partners. The Gyanshala Model has the potential to make a significant impact on education policy, as well as other schools for improving education quality therein.
“Every child has a right to be safe and protected from sexual abuse and heal from its ill effects.” SBI Foundation with the support of Indian Institute of Banking and Finance #IIBF is supporting Arpan-NGO for implementing the project on Personal Safety Education and Child Sexual Abuse Prevention in Mumbai.
SBI Foundation and Corporation Bank have signed an MoU to work for the empowerment of employees with disabilities and to institutionalise inclusive in-house training at Corporation Bank. Centre of excellence for PwDs, one of the flagship programs of SBI Foundation will be implementing this project with a vision of working towards a more inclusive India: removing barriers to employment and employability for Persons with Disabilities.
SBI Foundation and Indian Overseas Bank (IOB) have signed an MoU to work for the empowerment of employees with disabilities and to institutionalise inclusive in-house training at IOB. Centre of excellence for PwDs, one of the flagship programs of SBI Foundation will be implementing this project with a vision of working towards a more inclusive India: removing barriers to employment and employability for PwDs.
SBI Foundation (SBIF) and Union Bank of India (UBI) have signed an MOU to work for the Empowerment and Inclusion of employees with disabilities at UBI. SBIF’s Centre of Excellence for Persons with Disabilities (CoE) will execute this project (under CSR) for the empowerment of PwDs at UBI. This will be achieved by working systematically in a phased manner starting from changing mindsets to providing an enabling working environment, finding suita...
SBI Foundation has signed an MoU with Govt. of Maharashtra to facilitate implementation of #SBIGramSeva- an integrated village development program in 5 villages of Latur District of Maharashtra. The core objective is to develop 5 #Model villages of Latur under our flagship program for rural development #SBI Gram Seva.
SBI Foundation and Punjab & Sind Bank have signed an MOU to work for the empowerment and inclusion of employees with disabilities. Centre of excellence for PwDs, one of the flagship programs of SBI Foundation will be implementing this project with a vision of working towards a more inclusive India: removing barriers to employment and employability for PwDs.
SBI Foundation signed MOU with RBI Academy for conducting training for employees with Visual Impairment.