NEW DELHI: India CSR Network founder Rusen Kumar has launched its new venture CSR Mart the tech enabled listing platform for the corporate social responsibility and social sector in India. CSR Mart is the boon for CSR ecosystem in India.
CSR Mart is for all those who are in the space of social development, Corporate Social Responsibility and Business Sustainability. The platform lists corporate foundations, implementing agencies, services providers, advisory services, latest happenings, successful projects, leaders, literatures, thoughts, and social enterprises providing products, innovators and everything that make a better CSR.
CSR Mart endeavors to build a dedicated resource centre for the social sector to ensure effectiveness for the organizations so that they can play a vital role in transforming India.
Rusen Kumar said, “I am confident that CSR Mart will serve the purpose and fulfil the needs of the CSR and social development. I welcome and invite everyone to join the marketplace so that best can be accessed by the end users.”
“CSR Mart is a pioneering on establishing online marketplace that gives credible listing opportunity to all stakeholders of Corporate Social Responsibility Ecosystem particularly in India, so that they can come together at a single platform for larger CSR good. It aims to facilitate the creation of all meaningful resources of CSR and pool of development leaders for the development sector. CSR Mart is fueled by a good knowledge base and guided by veterans of the sector.” Rusen Kumar added.
“India’s development sector is one of the largest and most active social economies in the world as Non-Profit Institutions (NPIs) employing millions of people, supported by contributions from funders, enabling organizations, the government, and businesses. What I believe that Social sector leaders and organizations increasingly need to develop their ability and access the quality information to understand and work within this evolving context of complexity.”, he further added.
CSR Mart is designed to support and make more organized the sector and vibrant. This tech enabled platform will fulfil your all CSR needs. It helps companies and funding agencies to identify variety of implementing partners, expert agencies or a supplier for particular set of products or services and knowledge. Similarly, implementing partners and social businesses can identify potential companies for CSR partnerships based on various parameters. It facilitates the establishment of CSR, as a good area that can aspire the future generations and social progress.
Resources available at CSR Mart aim to nurture leaders and make them aware for the full spectrum of organizations in the Development Sector including voluntary organizations, corporate social responsibility entities, social enterprises, not-for-profit NGOs and Companies, funding organizations, social impact investors, etc.
To create business profile users need to register first by choosing appropriate packages of the services available. It is user friendly and easy to work. Leaders can also have their profile. It is very much useful for CSR job seekers. Educational institutes having CSR courses can post details of the programmes and events. Featuring here is very much helpful for brand visibility as well as attracting business. Corporate Foundations can post their successful CSR projects for the awareness of its variety of stakeholders. It is designed to cover the every aspect of CSR needs.
About Rusen Kumar
A successful entrepreneur – Rusen Kumar is a veteran journalist in the area of Corporate Social Responsibility. He has been reporting and writing for sector for almost a decade. He has been creating various knowledge sharing forums in the area of CSR and allied domains. He is the Founder of India CSR Network, India’s largest Corporate Sustainability & Responsibility Newswire. He was also the founder of CSR & Competitiveness, a monthly publication. He is the part of boards of various corporates and social development organizations.
CSR MART is India’s first and the largest online B2B marketplace, connecting the Corporate Sector with Service Providers and Experts in the domain of Corporate Sustainability and Responsibility (CSR). This is the platform where the variety of stakeholders come on a single place, making it a single point sourcing for all their CSR needs.