Update No. 9      
  Talent hunt program for girls Tata Tinplate  |  Jamshedpur
The CSR team organized a Talent Hunt program for the Community Girls where the students took part in various activities such as dance competition, fashion show etc. The Chief (HRM & SS) was the Chief Guest on this occasion. All the volunteers from Tinplate Company actively participated in the program to make it a grand success.
  Education enrichment program Tata Technologies  |  Pune
Tata Technologies Pune Team organized an Education Enrichment Program (EEP) with the help of Pune’s leading Skill Development Company, Smart Champs. Participants from Tata Technologies Pune location volunteered at Corporation Girls School at Bhumkar Basti Kanya Shala. It included an innovative and inspiring way of growing through play way methods such as Hexagon Puzzle and Geometrics Tricks Fun activity. The objective is to help school children think independently and sharpen their problem solving ability.
  Mid-day meal food distribution Tata Technologies  |  Pune
The volunteers from Pune Location distributed Mid-Day meal at PCMC School with the help of Annamitra Food Donation team. Mid-Day meal donation is to provide nutritious, wholesome and hygienic meals to ensure no child is deprived of education due to poverty and hunger.
  Nirmalaya collection Tata Technologies   |  Pune
The volunteers from Tata Technologies, Pune gathered to collect the Nirmalaya in Chinchwad. It was a collaborative initiative with Tata Motors wherein a total of 2225 idols as well as 3 tons of floral waste were collected.
  NGO exhibition stall Tata Technologies  |  Pune
Sahara Aalhad, an NGO that takes care of HIV/AIDS patients, set up an exhibition at Tata Technologies, Hinjawadi to create an awareness about their initiatives and sell their handmade products. It generated a total amount of INR 3,560 from the sale of their products.
  Awareness on environment protection Tata Sponge Iron  |  Odisha
A group of enthusiastic volunteers from Tata Sponge visited Jugudidar a tribal village in Joda block of Keonjhar district. They interacted with women groups, youth groups and school children. They motivated them to form JFM (Joint Forest Management) committee in their village, which will protect the surrounding forests and take-up plantation jobs in collaboration with Forest department and Tata Sponge. Optimum utilization of water, electricity and other resources were emphasized by the villagers.
  Visit to a school Tata Steel  |  Jamshedpur
The Finance & Accounts department and Medical services visited a Primary School Changira and Sanjavini School Birsa Bustee and interacted with the students. They distributed chocolates and biscuits. The team also visited the village and interacted with the villagers and discussed about the importance of the education. The Corporate Communication team visited Ladaidungri School and interacted with student and conducted a need assessment.
  Cleanliness drive Tata Starbucks  |  Chennai
Partners from Tata Starbucks Express Avennue Store, Chennai conducted a cleanliness drive at Royapettai Main Road. A total of 12 people volunteered for the activity and conducted the cleanliness drive for 1 hour.
  Plantation drive Tata Metaliks  |  Kharagpur
Tata Metaliks volunteers planted 50 trees in the village ground of Kunjocowk, Kharagpur in West Bengal.
  Visit to a school Tata Metaliks  |  Kharagpur
The volunteers organized a health awareness program for the children of Kendupal Primary School. The factory medical officer made them aware of health & hygiene. They also conducted a cleanliness drive in the school. To engage the students, the volunteers coached them on drawing and organized a drawing competition for them.
  Sapling distribution Tata Business Support Services  |  Pune
Volunteers conducted sustainable themed engagement activities in office and gave saplings to the participants. The participants took the saplings home & made their living spaces greener.
  Blood donation Tata Business Support Services  |  Pune
Tata BSS Pune organized a blood donation camp. It witnessed inflow of over 80 enthusiastic volunteers. Due to varied health precautions only 58 volunteers were found eligible to donate blood.
  Save the environment awareness program JUSCO  |  Jamshedpur
Volunteers from JUSCO visited Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya, Adityapur where they conducted ‘Save the Environment’ Awareness Program. In this awareness program, the students were told how to take measures on saving the environment. They were also explained about the harmful effects of deforestation and global warming. To end this awareness program on a happy note, our team along with the students planted fruit trees of different varieties.
  Inauguration of power services JUSCO  |  Jamshedpur
Volunteers from JUSCO joined hands to inaugurate the power and lighting services at Rapcha. This inauguration was followed by plantation of fruit trees and seasonal flowers. The team also distributed books and educational kits to 168 school children.
  Cleanliness drive JUSCO  |  Jamshedpur
Volunteers from JUSCO imbibed the spirit of Swachh in the residents of Beldih-gram. Their cleaning campaign started with health and hygiene awareness to the residents and enlightened them about the preventive measures they should take in order to curb common diseases and ailments. Thereafter, the team joined hands with the residents to clean the surrounding area and contributed in their own way to make it a cleaner place. General medical check-up was also organized as part of this initiative for the children there.
  Seva day at parents association JUSCO  |  Jamshedpur
Volunteers from JUSCO spent time with the differently abled children at the Parents Association, Dhatkidih. The team distributed tiffin boxes, biscuit packets and hand sanitizers to all the children there and interacted with them which gave bright smiles on all their faces.
  Awareness program on hygiene for animals Indian Hotels  |  Coimbatore
The Vivanta by Taj Surya volunteers went to People for Animals Organization and conducted an awareness programme on hygiene and cleanliness for animals. They also donated dog food for 60 dogs who are looked after by the organization. This organization is recusing and taking care of the dogs which were mistreated, injured and abandoned.
  Cleanliness drive Ginger Hotels  |  Mysore
A group of 24 Volunteers from Ginger Hotel Mysore visited the Government Higher Primary School located at Nazarabad Mohalla Mysore. They cleaned the school premises. The volunteers taught them traffic rules, environment & its maintenance, food hygiene and first aid.
  Blood donation drive Ginger Hotels  |  Manesar
Ginger Hotel Manesar organized a Blood Donation drive at Rockland Hospital, Manesar. Senior Executives and employees took part in contributing for the noble cause.
  Health awareness rally Coastal Gujarat Power  |  Mundra
CGPL volunteers in partnership with partner agency Coastal Salinity Prevention Committee (Tata Trust) organized a 4 Day Sanitation Campaign through Swachhta Rath. Four specific villages were identified where the need was felt that the awareness on sanitation is less. After the meticulous planning with four Gram panchayats, Swachhta Rath was prepared with all the social messages on sanitation which was further equipped with audio and video messages. The volunteers ensured the presence of the Panchayat members and also the Block Government official. In the school, the children were trained as sanitation torch bearers. The stakeholders were very happy about the approach, presence of the volunteers for a Social National Agenda, the film on sanitation and the street play which was presented before the village residents.
  *This update covers only some of the activities undertaken by companies.