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SBI Foundation, the CSR subsidiary of State Bank of India, has been undertaking CSR initiatives with a vision to improve the socio-economic well-being of the society, particularly of the less fortunate and underprivileged members of the society and enable them to live up to the potential.
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SBI Foundation & C-CAMP Launch Nationwide AMR Challenge for Innovations in India's Fight Against Antimicrobial Resistance

SBI Foundation and C-CAMP proudly announce the initiation of the inaugural India AMR (Antimicrobial Resistance) Challenge 2024, unveiling a joint effort to combat the growing threat of AMR. Under the banner of the India AMR Innovation Hub (IAIH), anchored by C-CAMP and chaired by the Principal Scie... (more)
SBI Foundation Gives Indian Head Injury Foundation a Rs. 1.45 Cr Facelift with Cutting-edge Rehabilitation Machines

As per the report titled “Traumatic Brain Injury”, it is estimated that in India nearly 10 lakh people are injured, 2 lakh die in accidents and nearly 10 lakh require rehabilitation services every year. Among various injuries, Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBIs) are a leading cause of morbi... (more)
SBI Foundation Adds 3 Clinics-on-wheels to its Fleet in a Rs. 2.49 Crore Partnership with NSDL, will Serve Areas in Mumbai, UP and Assam

SBI Foundation and NSDL are coming together to tackle the high incidence of non-communicable, air-borne, and vector-borne diseases in slum settlements in Mumbai’s Govandi, Sion and Kurla areas by providing free doorstep healthcare through Mobile Medical Units, under the SBIF Sanjeevani progra... (more)
SBI Foundation Conducts One of South Mumbai's Largest Beach Cleaning Drives, Collects 800 Kilos of Waste in 2 Hours

Over 110 volunteers from various schools, colleges, clubs and corporates came together for a mega beach clean-up drive at the Girgaum Chowpatty beach in Mumbai’s D-ward, and collected 800 kgs of waste within 2 hours. This drive was conducted under Project Waste No More, a large-scale public-p... (more)
SBI Foundation Gives Charitable Medical Institute Dr. SRCISH a Rs. 1.41 Cr Facelift with Rare Equipment Like India's first Danish Pupillometer

19-year-old Chandrakala from Tumkur District’s Pavagada had struggled with hearing loss since birth. Since her family could not afford a hearing aid, Chandrakala’s communication issues snowballed over time, adversely impacting her education as well as her personal life. Through the fina... (more)
SBI Foundation MD Calls on India's Sharpest Minds to Pledge 13 Months to Rural Development at IIT-Kharagpur Fest

The convergence of CSR, NGOs, trusts, social enterprises and governmental institutions in the impact sector has opened up several lucrative avenues for individuals willing to contribute to rural development and nation building. SBI Foundation MD & CEO Sanjay Prakash called upon India&... (more)
SBI Foundation Participates in Purple Fest, a First-of-its-kind Inclusive Festival Bringing Together Persons with Disabilities from Across the Country

SBI Foundation’s Centre of Excellence for PwDs participated in the Purple Fest organised at Panjim-Goa, by the Directorate of Social Welfare, Office of the State Commissioner for PwDs (Goa), Goa Tourism Development Corporation, Information & Publicity Department (Goa) and Entertainment So... (more)
Uttarakhand CM Launches SBI Foundation and HESCO's Project Helping Chamoli's Villages Fight Climate Change

Uttarakhand, an ecologically fragile and disaster-prone state, has been experiencing climate change impacts such as changing seasons, less snowfall, flash floods, and unpredictable rainfall over the last few years. Large scale anthropogenic pressures have been rising as a result of development acti... (more)
The Coveted SBI Youth for India Fellowship Certificate Awarded to 71 Youths on Completing SBI Foundation's Rigorous 13-month Rural Development Program

As Ralph Waldo says, ‘Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail’. The 9th batch of SBI Youth For India Fellows, who lived and worked off the beaten path with India’s remotest rural communities and executed interventions addressing t... (more)
Building on a 10-year Legacy of Service to Rural Communities, SBI Foundation Welcomes its 10th Batch of SBI Youth for India Fellows

The inaugural ceremony of the October Cohort of the SBI Youth for India Fellowship Program, Batch 2022-23 was co-hosted with DHAN Foundation in Madurai, Tamil Nadu, on 3rd October 2022. Through a video message, Shri Dinesh Khara, Chairman, State Bank Group, congratulated and inspired the Fellows to... (more)