JBM Group

Social Initiatives

Overview

Being a global corporate citizen means to have “pause for a cause” sensitivity and this thought has driven JBM Group’s corporate citizenship mission since its inception in 1983.

JBM Group undertakes various initiatives and has worked for the betterment of society to bring about a positive change. The organization has driven its own individual initiatives as well as in partnership programmes with NGOs across the country, for community development in the sphere of education, healthcare, poverty alleviation, rescue and rehabilitation operations as well as environment management.

Development Programmes

People Welfare

The initiatives undertaken by the organization have resulted in the development of village wells, ponds and laying pipelines to ensure sufficient water supply and potable water to the inhabitants of various areas that are deprived of clean water for everyday use.

Quality Education

JBM Group continually invests its resources to contribute to the initiative of liberation by literacy, by establishing educational institutions for primary and secondary schools where the education facilities are dismal. JBM Group has been supporting numerous ‘Ekal Vidyalayas’ to support education in remotest areas of the country.

Girl Literacy Programme

JBM Group has extended its support and resources to assist girl child education by generating funds and providing financial support from the organisation.

Health Care & Aid

In Medicare sector, JBM Group has set up hospitals and medical camps for the underprivileged in various areas. In recent past, the Group organized blood donation drive in association with Red Cross Society of India and ensured active participation of all its employees to make the initiative a success.

Cultural Alignment

Construction of religious places like temples, community centres, panchayat bhawans, form a part of social initiatives taken by JBM Group, to ensure social and cultural harmony.

Partnering with NGOs & Social Organisations

JBM Group has supported social organizations like K C Mahindra Trust, Arya Veer Dal, Red Cross Society of India and Patanjali Yoga Peeth. These large mass programmes focus to provide aid by giving scholarships to the needy, donating ambulances and giving financial and logistic assistance to the victims of natural calamities. The Group also supports Kargil martyrs’ families. In addition, the organization has been supporting and encouraging sports development.

Neel Foundation - JBM Group CSR arm

‘Pause for a Cause’, is a movement initiated by JBM Group – Neel Foundation, is an effort to assist, support and encourage the underprivileged. Under the aegis of Neel Foundation, JBM Group plays a pivotal role in community development with the help of NGOs and social organizations, assisting on agendas of public welfare and environmental concerns. Neel Foundation is all about providing diligent support and care for those who need it most. The cause extends to development of village tube wells and ponds, laying pipelines, facilitating potable water to people, heralding the light of education by establishing educational centres; primary and secondary schools, setting up medical camps for the poor and needy. Social upliftment underlines the existence of the foundation.

Eco Consciousness

Neel Foundation has taken progressive strides in environment management domain. The foundation took steps to introduce water management by the means of rain water harvesting in all its plants, thus ensuring optimal utilisation of resources, minimising the waste in effort to prevent resource depletion and strictly adhere to the environment norms by installing effluent treatment plants to have eco-efficient with zero discharge to environment.JBM Group has proper waste management, energy conservation, pollution control, noise control, zero discharge and effluent treatment facilities in all its plants and work places and has received health and safety assessment series certification. JBM Group believes that Neel Foundation incorporates a vision that has no boundaries to do what is necessary for the development of society.

Vichaar (JBM Group Initiative)

Vichaar, a social awakening entity has been creating and distributing films on various national and social issues, over the last 5 years. Many of the films are being used extensively in schools to instill in students a sense of patriotism and responsible citizenship. For more information, please visit www.vichaar.tv

Vayam (JBM Group Initiative)

Vayam is a social initiative that is focused to inculcate truth, honesty, integrity and human values among all sections of the society, especially at the grass root level. It aims to use morally leading and entertaining films to effectively portray the importance of values and inspire viewers to understand and absorb them. Vayam’s value proposition is “Healthy, Inspiring, Entertaining”, so that the respective target audience feel positively inspired. For more information, please visit www.vayamfoundation.org