SBI Foundation, the CSR arm of State Bank of India, and Social Alpha have jointly launched the challenge, ‘Techtonic: Innovations in Assistive Technology’, inviting innovators and entrepreneurs working on products and services that address the difficulties faced by people with disabilities and enable them to lead an empowered life.
Around 10,000 out of school children across the state will now achieve literacy. For a not for profit group DEVI Sansthan has collaborated with the SBI Foundation to provide education to such children under their Global Dreamshaala Literacy Project.
Aga Khan Rural Support Programme (India) with the support of the SBI Foundation, launched 'Project Pratiraksha' a COVID-19 vaccination awareness drive in Gandhinagar on Saturday.
Under the initiative 'Swasth Mahila, Swasth Goa', launched by international cricketing icon and humanitarian Yuvraj Singh's YouWeCan Foundation in partnership with SBI foundation, state government, free breast cancer screening will be done for 1 lakh women in Goa, thereby ensuring that 50 per cent of the age-eligible female population in the state is screened.
The Time Organ Donation Drive felicitated 12 organizations at Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital in Mumbai on Friday for their work in organ donation. The drive, an initiative by The Time of India launched in 2013, encourages citizens to become donors.
Source: The Times of India
The State Bank of India spend 1 per cent of its profit, i.e Rs. 144.88 crore as CSR fund for FY 2021. The net profit of the State Bank of India (SBI) was Rs. 14,488 crore for 2020-21.
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In observance of the World Youth Skills Day, the ANMA Integrated Development Association (AIDA) under its SBI Foundation – Gram Seva Programme in collaboration with Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) Dimapur organized mushroom cultivation training at AIDA Don Bosco Dimapur.
Source:The Morung Express
The SBI Foundation in partnership with AIDA Don Bosco launched the SBI Sanjeevani mobile medical van for the rural areas of Dimapur. The event was graced by Dr I Moatemjen, Chief Medical Officer, Dimapur, SBI Official, Rev Fr Dr Jose Kuruvachira, Salesian provincial and other administrative officials, doctors and AIDA staff.
Source: The Morung Express
Prachi Pandey joined the IT department of Allstate India last year. It’s rare for young women from a gritty industrial district like Unnao, in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, to gain a post-graduate degree and be hired by a big multinational corporation.
Source: Microsoft Stories India
Centre for Cellular and Molecular Platforms has inked a pact with the SBI Foundation for CSR support towards boosting existing public healthcare efforts in light of a resurgent COVID-19 pandemic. Through this joint effort, they will bring two new, potentially life-saving technologies in the assisted respiratory device and contactless remote vitals monitoring categories for deployment across the country.