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Sustainability

CSR Approach

At Skipper, Corporate Social Responsibility factors the need of the community and the regions in which it functions. Beyond our profit objectives, we are not only increasingly exhorted to address social and environmental issues associated with our business activities but also asked to play a constructive role in fighting against problems such as human misery and global ecological deterioration. Here at Skipper we have an integrated view on CSR development and visualize it as an ongoing, socially co-constructed process. Moreover, Skipper shall always try and understand and develop its socially responsible business practices.

 

Our Associations

Friends of Tribals Society (FTS)

Friends of Tribals Society (FTS), a non-government, voluntary organization is committed to the upliftment of tribals and other deprived in rural India, by providing basic education to their children and giving the villagers health care, development and empowerment education. It believes that literacy is the key to progress. FTS was established in 1989 at Kolkata and
has 27 chapters all over India.

 

Sri Sri Academy

With the aim to provide world-class education and imbibe core values among students in Kolkata, the school is dedicated to nurture young minds into accomplished, confident and dynamic young citizens of tomorrow.

Heritage School

Established in the year 2001, this school is a unique endeavour to recreate the ancient Gurukul tradition of India. The school, nestled in the lap of nature, provides an enriching atmosphere where children are encouraged to develop both their physical and intellectual faculties.

 

Sankara Nethralaya

Sankara Nethralaya is a world-class eye care hospital in Kolkata offering super specialty ophthalmic care.

 
 

Skipper Foundation

Our Company recognizes its responsibilities towards society. Education and health are given utmost importance at Skipper. The Company discharges its social responsibility through its CSR arm 'Skipper Foundation' and takes significant initiatives to promote healthcare and education.

  • Free Eye Check-Up
  • We organized an eye check-up in Mahisrekha, which is close to our Uluberia plant. Around 450 people from the surrounding areas, such as Uluberia, Kulgachia, Madhabpur, Kashyapur benefitted from this camp.

     
  • School Support System
  • Skipper Foundation provides financial assistance in the form of remuneration to the teachers and faculty of Mahisrekha Junior School, Howrah. We also arrange for additional infrastructural facilities, such as tube wells for easy access to water, furniture in classroom in order to accommodate and impact more number of students. Since February, 2014, the electricity expenses have also been taken care of to ensure uninterrupted imparting of education.

     
  • Book Distribution
  • We believe that education is the key to a brighter future of our country. Keeping this in mind, Skipper organized a book distribution programme, which was attended by 270 students. This was held at Netaji Balika Vidyalaya and Mahisrekha Junior School, Howrah.

     
  • Blood Donation Camps
  • Skipper Foundation regularly conducts Blood Donation Camps around the Company's Uluberia plant as a part of its CSR initiatives.

     
  • Gramin Mela
  • Skipper Foundation regularly organizes 'Gramin Mela' to promote communal harmony around the area it operates in. Cultural dances, sports and music are some of the main highlights of this event.