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National Small Industries Corporation Limited (NSIC) an ISO 9001 – 2008 certified Government of India Enterprise under Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, partnered with Smile Foundation for an Integrated Community Development Project in Delhi-NCR.

 

This is an innovative initiative focused at the holistic development of underprivileged slum dwellers in five slum areas of Delhi-NCR – in Dhaula Kuan, Chattarpur, New Ashok Nagar, Shashi Garden and South City II (Gurgaon). This project will target a population of over 80,000 and will directly benefit over 36,000 people residing in these areas.

This Integrated Community Development Project is being implemented in a three-fold approach – education of children, empowerment of women &
adolescent girls and providing healthcare services to the people residing in the target areas.

 

The Educational aspect of this development project will be achieved thought Bridge Course Education of in the age group of 6-16 years. Providing healthcare services to the slum dwellers, especially women and children, is the second aspect, of this project. These healthcare services will be provided to the people through regular health camps in the target areas. The third aspect of this project is the empowerment of women and adolescent girls. This empowerment will be brought about through focus on their education, bringing about positive behavioral change and improved reproductive health.



An integrated community development project is being implemented in Madhya Pradesh with support from Gas Authority of India Limited (GAIL).The project is operational in five villages – namely Ahmedapur, Bublakhedi, Bawarikheda, Chainpura and Padarkheri, of Vijaipur (Guna) in Madhya Pradesh. This initiative focuses mainly on providing education and healthcare to the community dwellersof the target areas,

 

especially children and women, ensuring their all-round development. The project will directly benefit over 1300 people in the target areas.

The educational aspect of this project focuses on bridging the educational gap for the underprivileged children particularly drop-outs and slow learners in the age of 06-16 years. In the healthcare part of this project, regular health camps are conducted in the target locations. These health camps provide curative, preventive and promotive healthcare services to the community dwellers.

 

 

GAIL is a Navratna PSU and India’s flagship Natural Gas company. GAIL has been engaged in planned community and social benefit programmes, carried out under the Special Component Plan (SCP) and Tribal Sub Plan (TSP) since 1992.


Sistema Shyam TeleServices Limited (SSTL) a national level telecom service company, has partnered with Smile Foundation to provide internet services in the Mission Education project

 

centers, with the objective to better the computer education of children beneficiaries and give them a better exposure to the internet world.This partnership will be spread across 23 Mission Education centers in Delhi, Gurgaon, Mumbai, Kolkata, Bengaluru, Chennai, Noida, Patna, Chennai and Siliguri. This partnership will work in three phases over a period of two years. Over 4200 children will be benefitted from this initiative. This innovative initiative will focus on enhancing learning capabilities of the underprivileged children and making them aware of the “Global village”.

 

Internet aided learning will be integrated within regular course curriculum at Mission Education centers to achieve the laid out objectives.

Sistema Shyam TeleServices Ltd. (SSTL) is a venture, involving equity participation by Sistema {LSE: SSA} of Russia, the Russian Federation and the Shyam Group of India. Sistema is the majority shareholder in the company which operates its telecom services under the MTS brand. MTS is well recognized in India and worldwide for its commitment to high quality and innovative telecom solutions.


In addition to its support to Smile Foundation’s Smile Twin e-Learning Programme, Samsung has further extended its support towards Smile’s Mission Education programme and has partnered with Smile Foundation for its Samsung HOPE Project. Through this project, Samsung aims to make a difference in the lives of underprivileged children by providing them quality education. Samsung has chosen Smile Foundation to partner and

 

implement this project in the states of Delhi and Uttar Pradesh.

Samsung had constituted a high profile jury to evaluate and select partners for this project. The jury carefully scrutinized and evaluated all the nominations received and selected Smile Foundation as a partner for this initiative.

Samsung Hope Project represents Samsung Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives in the area of Education, Culture, Community Development and Sports.

 

 

The current Hope Project initiative seeks to further strengthen the Company’s efforts to reach quality education to more underprivileged children. Samsung Hope for Children is a global programme that aims to bring attention to the worldwide need for childhood education and healthcare.

State Bank of India, the largest banking and financial services company in India, has partnered with Smile Foundation

 

 

to support a new healthcare initiative for the underprivileged. This initiative is a Mobile Emergency Response System The project will be initially operational in Delhi-NCR and will provide emergency response services to the community dwelling in the urban slums. The project has already been inaugurated by the honourable Union Finance Minister, Shri Pranab Mukherjee, on the occasion of golden

 

jubilee day of SBI’s staff college. Also present for the occasion were Mr. D. K. Mittal, Secretary, Ministry of Finance, Govt. of India; Mr. Pratip Choudhuri, Chairman and CMD of State Bank of India; Mr. Santanu Mishra, Co- Founder and Executive Trustee of Smile Foundation; and Mr. H.N. Sahay, Director, Smile Foundation. Red Cross society along with Smile Foundation will be implementing this project in Delhi/ NCR.

SIEMENS Ltd. has partnered with Smile Foundation for a healthcare project that will provide primary health care services to the people in Madhepura district of Bihar. This project through a mobile hospital focuses on providing preventive, promotive & curative health services to the underprivileged people living in ten villages of Madhepura – Sahugarh1, Sahugarh2, Bhatutola, Mithai, Balam, Shripur, Chaklam, Sabela, Puniyahi and Sukhasan. This is an initiative to promote a health seeking behavior among the people living in the area.

 

This project aims to meet the primary healthcare needs of the underprivileged population in and around Siemens project sites through preventive, promotive and curative services with focus on improving coverage of ante-natal care amongst pregnant women to ensure safe motherhood and decreased maternal mortality; improving immunization and other child care and general healthcare services; respiratory tract infection case management, awareness of HIV/AIDS, health and sanitation issues; improving reporting and management of infectious diseases amongst the people; IEC and BCC activities to promote health seeking behaviour;

 

 

and facilitation of specialty services by linking to nearby health institutions.

The SIEMENS Group in India has emerged as a leading inventor, innovator and implementer of leading-edge technology enabled solutions operating in the core business segments of Industry, Energy and Healthcare. Corporate Social Responsibility is an integral part of SIEMENS’ business philosophy – “Giving back graciously to society a piece of their success”.

Cairn Energy India has further extended its support to Smile Foundation in providing healthcare services to the underprivileged in the states of Rajasthan and Gujarat. Cairn Energy was already

 

partnering in the direct implementation of two mobile hospital projects in Jamnagar (Gujarat) and Barmer (Rajatshan). In addition to this, now three new mobile hospital projects have been initiated – two in Barmer (Rajasthan) and one in Patan (Gujarat).

The three new projects, like the previous ones will provide healthcare to the community dwellers, by sensitizing them on health related issues and giving them primary healthcare services. These mobile hospitals will also facilitate specialty services by linking to nearby health institutions.

Cairn India is a leading player in the Indian oil and gas industry.

 

 

It is one of the biggest private exploration and production companies currently operating in India. The company operates the largest producing oil field in the Indian private sector and has pioneered the use of cutting-edge technology to extend production life. Today, Cairn India has a world-class resource base, with interest in nine blocks in India and one in Sri Lanka. Cairn, believes in sustainable development, which interprets as growing the business in a socially and environmentally responsible way, while meeting the legitimate interests of their stakeholders. Cairn also believes in taking an active role and responsibility in empowering local communities to achieve their ambitions.

LIC Golden Jubilee Foundation has partnered with Smile Foundation to support the Smile on Wheels programme. A new mobile hospital is being started in Bangalore under this partnership. This mobile hospital will carry preventive, promotive

 

and curative healthcare services to the underprivileged population residing in the urban slums of Bangalore. LIC Golden Jubilee Foundation was established on 20.10.2006, and registered with Charity Commissioner under Bombay Public Trust Act 1950 with the objective of promoting education, health,

 

relief of poverty or distress and advancement of other objects of general public utility.

Big Bazaar partnered with Smile Foundation for the cause of education for underprivileged children.

 

For this partnership the retail giant created an event where children, both privileged and underprivileged, were invited to the stores to make special Christmas and New Year cards. These handmade cards were then sold in all Big Bazaar stores across North India, and the funds raised was proceeded to supporting education of children beneficiaries in the Mission Education programme of Smile Foundation.

 

Big Bazaar is a chain of hypermarkets in India and is a part of the Future Group. Currently there are 210 stores across 90 cities and towns in India. Big Bazaar is designed as an agglomeration of bazaars or Indian markets with clusters offering a wide range of merchandise including fashion and apparels, food products, general merchandise, furniture, electronics, books, fast food and leisure and entertainment sections.

Tata Capital partnered with Smile Foundation for a special screening of the feature film I am Kalam. The financial service provider giant has supported the educational programme – Mission Education, of Smile Foundation. And this screening was organized

 

 

especially for sensitization of its employees about the need to Send Every Child to School. Tata Capital Limited is a subsidiary of Tata Sons Limited. A trusted and customer-centric, one-stop financial services provider, Tata Capital Limited caters to the diverse needs of retail, corporate and institutional customers, directly or indirectly, through its subsidiaries

 

across various areas of business namely the Commercial Finance, Investment Banking, Private Equity, Infrastructure Finance, Securities, Wealth Management, Consumer Loans, Cards and Travel Related Services.

The Inox Group conducts all its social and charitable

 

 

activities through the Siddhomal Chartible Trust. Inox Group is a leader in industrial gases, fluorocarbons, multiplexes and cryogenic engineering from 1963. Siddhomal Charitable Trust is a trust established for the purpose of providing health care, medical diagnosis, assistance and treatment facilities for the poor and the needy. It has been running a charitable polyclinic for several years, comprising of departments

 

of physiotherapy, eye care, pathology etc. The trust has constructed a charitable hospital and maternity home as well as a well equipped diagnostic clinic in the said hospital.

They partnered with Smile Foundation for supporting education of the children beneficiary of Smile Foundation’s Mission Education programme. This partnership focuses on the holistic development of the underprivileged children of Smile Foundation.

S.K.M. Apparels, one of Delhi’s popular apparel manufacturing company has joined hands with Smile Foundation and are lending support for the Mission Education programme of Smile Foundation. S.K.M. Apparels has pledged to donate 5% of the total sales proceeds from all their products to support the education of underprivileged children of Smile Foundation.

 

S.K.M. Apparels, commonly known by the brand name Jade, deals in manufacturing denims and trousers. S.K.M. Apparels associated with Smile Foundation under the Cause Related Marketing programme. This association was launched by Mr. Sanjay Narula, General Manager of S.K.M. Apparels and Director Smile Foundation, Mr. Harish Nandan Sahay. S.K.M. Apparels S.K.M. Apparels, established

 

in 1996, has touched and continues to touch the lives of many Indians. It also considers the wider impacts of its work as part of its value system and its being. S.K.M. Apparels strives to create a benchmark in the apparels industry.

CORE Education & Technologies Limited commonly known as CORE Projects & Technologies Limited- has partnered with Smile Foundation for Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon.

 

CORE Projects & Technologies commenced their partnership by supporting Smile Foundation at the Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon and extended its support to 50 youth beneficiaries of Smile Twin e-Learning Programme. CORE Projects is leading provider of best of breed end-to-end solutions in the education domain worldwide. Smile Twin e- Learning programme is an innovative initiative by Smile Foundation to train the unskilled youth in the retail and basic management to find a suitable job.

 

 

CORE Education and Technologies Limited is India’s largest global education company that has presence across 12 states in India, 20 states in the US, 40 LEA and institutions in the UK, 8 African and 3 Caribbean Countries. CORE Project & Technologies Limited enables the creation of a better future across the globe by providing transformational and innovative solutions for the entire education continuum of K-12, Higher education and Vocational education.

GlobeOp Financial Services (LSE:GO.) is a leading independent provider of business process outsourcing, financial technology services and analytics to hedge funds and other sectors of the financial industry, including family wealth offices, insurance companies, pension funds, corporate treasuries, and private/regional banks.

 

They have partnered with Smile Foundation to support the Mission Education programme that provides education and health to underprivileged children. Bridge and remedial education of mainly school drop-outs and out-of-school children is the primary objective of the programme along with mainstreaming of the students in formal schools. The Mission Education programme has so far benefitted over 200,000 children across 18 states in India.

 

Rewards360 is one of India’s leading business process solution providers specialised in rewards and loyalty management.

 

With over a decade of domain experience, Rewards360 envisions to be amongst the top 3 loyalty solutions providers in Asia by the year 2015. Committed to providing their clients with end – to – end loyalty management solutions with the highest degree of professionalism and efficiency with absolutely no compromise on quality, Rewards360 manages the entire loyalty management

 

process of its clients enabling them to identify, retain and reward valued channel partners, clients and employees with competency and élan.

Rewards 360 has joined hands with Smile Foundation under a Cause Related Marketing partnership. Through this association Rewards 360 has supported the education of the underprivileged children under the Mission Education programme of Smile Foundation.

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