India CSR News Network
MUMBAI: Wockhardt Foundation, a not-for-profit organization which engages in social service and human welfare activities, has been awarded with the Excellence in Mother and Child care award at the Global CSR Excellence and Leadership awards organized by World CSR Congress.
Wockhardt Foundation has been recognized for significant contribution towards society welfare and environment sustainability. Efforts of Sir Dr. Huz and his warriors has been recognized for their relentless pursuit to make India better & healthier through various flagship CSR programs like rural health program, sanitation etc.
Global CSR Excellence and Leadership awards recognize CSR initiatives undertaken by organizations for the benefit of the workplace, marketplace, the environment and the community.
Majority of the population in the remote areas do not have proper access to various facilities like education, healthcare and sanitation, despite the existence of various government initiatives and developments. A step to conquer a part of the problem is taken by Wockhardt Foundation, through its various initiatives like Mobile 1000 healthcare vans, Pronto Toilet, Pronto Bio-Toilet, E-Learning, Khel Khel Mein etc.
Expressing his gratitude, Sir Dr. Huz, CEO, Trustee, Wockhardt Foundation said, “I thank the organizers and jury members for the award. I feel happy and honored on receiving this award. I am proud of my warriors who consistently strive to work their best for society and environment sustainability. We will continue to do our best for the society”
Wockhardt Foundation, through its various programmes aims towards improving rural healthcare, sanitation and education for children and youth. Till date the foundation has impacted over 11 million people.