Mumbai:National Stock Exchange (NSE) Foundation, a subsidiary of National Stock Exchange of India Ltd, aspires in helping the underprivileged sections of the population by improving their quality of life. The foundation is impacting around 805,000 beneficiaries across 10 States in India. The key focus areas for the NSE foundation are primary education, water, sanitation, hygiene, safe drinking water, and elder care, along with certain disaster relief and rehabilitation efforts.
The foundation identifies that economic well-being of the nation is linked with the social welfare of the community and hence focuses on improving the quality of life of its identified beneficiaries towards creating inclusive societies while meeting its social, economic and environmental responsibilities.
It has reached more than 100 districts through 56 projects across ten states including Rajasthan, Maharashtra, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Telangana, West Bengal, Jharkhand, Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, and Madhya Pradesh.
The foundation has also commenced concentrated initiatives to implement impact-driven projects in four NITI Aayog recognized aspirational districts, Nandurbar (Maharashtra), Karauli (Rajasthan), Birbhum (West Bengal) and Ramanathapuram (Tamil Nadu).
Today(19 Jul), NSE Foundation has signed a Statement of Intent (SOI) with the Ramanathapuram district administration to undertake CSR activities.
K. Veera Raghava Rao, District Collector, Ramanathapuram, and Rema Mohan, CEO, NSE Foundation formalized the partnership through an SOI.