Suchita Oswal Jain, the Vice-Chairman & Joint Managing Director of Vardhman Textiles Limited was honoured with the India CSR Leadership Award 2021 for her exemplary work and contribution towards the Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainable Development in India. Under her leadership her organisation is extremely working towards Sustainable Development Goals.
Vardhman School Development Programme (VSDP) – making quality education accessible to the underprivileged section of the society, especially for the children of migrant workers.
India CSR, having evaluated the group’s overall endeavours to make quality education and healthcare accessible to all, promote rural development, women empowerment and contribution to relief funds during coronavirus pandemic, awarded Ms Suchita Oswal Jain, the Vice-Chairman & Joint Managing Director of Vardhman with India CSR Leadership Award 2021.
Ms. Jain, conveyed her gratitude and delight saying that CSR and social good is a subject close to her heart. She said, it very important for the industries to carry out large and impactful activities for the society and is privileged to be part of a Group that can. She added that “We are all integrated and every act of goodness will multiply several times and contribute to build the kind of society we wish to bequeath to our future generations.”
The 11th edition of India CSR Leadership Summit, India CSR’s flagship annual forum, and the India CSR award ceremony was organised virtually between 14th– 16th Jan’21. The Summit witnessed around 5000 leaders from Government, Business, Civil Society, and Academia.
Vardhman Group has remained in limelight for the school development program it runs under its CSR initiatives. The program has covered 65 government schools and 41 anganwadis so far. Under the initiative, the Group has provided several government schools with well-equipped classrooms, toilet blocks, computer and science labs besides providing amenities like water coolers with purifiers, student’s desks, computer systems etc.
The locations in Ludhiana where the school buildings have been constructed are Lohara, Kasabad, Sekhewal, Ladhowal, and Giaspura. The program has also been extended to Himachal Pradesh & Madhya Pradesh. The group has been working for upgrading the infrastructure at government schools and has been highly appreciated for the same.
The ‘India CSR Awards‘ is certainly an inspiration to the leaders who are committed to driving transformations in the society with their dedicated service and commitment in the areas of sustainability and CSR.
Such acknowledgement and felicitations are aimed at recognising the industry leaders who are raising benchmarks by bringing transformative change in the society through innovation and excellence.