Wockhardt Foundation motivates leaders working towards Eradication of Poverty  

Dr. L. H. Manjunath receives maximum votes for his contributions and efforts for eradication of poverty

India CSR News Network

MUMBAI: Wockhardt Foundation, a not-for-profit organization engaged in social service and human welfare activities, is promoting the social welfare leaders for the good work in their respective fields by honoring them with “Eradication of poverty Popular Awards”.

Eradication of poverty is as important as eradication of any disease. Poverty is a disease that not only affects the individual growth but also affects the overall well-being of a nation. This can be done through several ways like education, employment etc.  Wockhardt Foundation plays an important role in giving value education through Khel Khel Mein initiative and technological through e-learning initiative. This thus helps the unprivileged section of the society to grow up a level and live a better life.

Eradication of Poverty Popular awards has various categories like NGO, Top employers, Agriculture, Self Help groups, Microfinance, Handloom, Skill Development.

Popular awards are the awards that the awardees are identified and voted for, not by a jury constituted by a few select persons, but by people at the community at large, through the medium of the internet.

Dr. Huz (Dr. Huzaifa Khorakiwala), CEO, Trustee, Wockhardt Foundation said, “Praising and promoting good work always has a positive effect. Eradication of poverty is the necessity of our nation. Through Eradication of Poverty Popular awards we are not only enhancing people to do social welfare but also getting people together to do good deeds and help the unprivileged sector of the society”

Below are the winners of the Eradication of Poverty Popular awards.

Dr. L. H. Manjunath has received 10443 votes and is highest amongst the winners.

Categories   Winners
NGO Kishor Kher
Top Employers Arundhati Bhattacharya
Agriculture Vinay Kumar
Self Help Groups C.S. Reddy
Microfinance Dr. L.H. Manjunath
Handloom Siva Reddy
Skill Development V. Vaidyanathan

To see the scoring of Eradication of Poverty Popular Awardees, visit