CSR Activities of Rebirth Education & Research Foundation
According to the Companies Act 2013, it is mandatory for the companies to allocate funds for Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Rebirth Education & Research Foundation is actively involved implementing the CSR activities for Corporates. Form the CSR funds of these corporate Rebirth Education works for activities like skills & digital literacy training, healthcare, capacity building and employment / self employment opportunities for socially and economically backward people. CSR activities help in eradicating the problems, diseases, and exploitation of downtrodden, socially and economically backwards people and make society, at large, a happy place to live in and our work contributes towards that. The motive of our organization is to improve newborn child and mother’s health standards, remove poverty, public health and capacity building through employment opportunity generation, empowering women through generation of employment and self employment opportunities.
To achieve our motive we have worked on the following corporate CSR funding.
HDFC Bank CSR as Knowledge partner of Navrachna Mahila Vikas Trust
- Digital Literacy Campaign: For the HDFC Bank CSR project, we have trained more than 9000 citizens of 9 villages of Gandhinagar, Mansa and Dehgam talukas districts.The purpose of this project was to make the citizens of these villages digitally literate and make them capable of utilizing latest technology in day to day life. With the help of this project now the citizens of these villages are able to send mail, make digital payments with the help of smart phone and use the Government portal for employment and getting other benefits.
- Hand rolled Agarbatti making training: Under HDFC Bank CSR we have also trained more than 200 women of 5 villages of Anand district to become self employed by making agarbatti at home. We have also helped these women to create Self Help Groups (SHGs) and now these women are financially independent due to this CSR activity
- Employment oriented Assistant Electrician Training: We have also provided training to 150 youth of 5 villages of Anand district who were class 10th pass and unemployed. After the successful completion of the training through HDFC Bank CSR around 70% of the youth got employment whereas rest of them have become self employed and are financially independent.
ITC Limited CSR
Under the CSR funding from ITC (Indian Tobacco Company) we have given skill training to 60 unemployed youth of Ahmedabad and Gandhinagar districts for the job role of distribution sales promotion and have provided them meaningful employment near their home place in malls and big shopping complexes.