Hyderabad: Kalamandir a leading retail fashion brand in South India, as part of CSR initiative to support and help Hand-loom weavers and giving donations for NGO’S, with charity programmes celebrated their Kalamandir Foundation 10th anniversary in a big way at cybercity convention centre, Madhapur.
The occasion graced by Member of parliament, Joginapally Santosh Kumar, Actor Vijay Devarakonda, Socilaite and Silk mark brand ambassador Sailaja Reddy along with Sundeep kumar sultania – Secretary to CM govt of TS, Jayesh Ranjan- Principal Secretary for IT, govt of TS,Padma bhushan K.I. Varaprasad Reddy, Padma shri Dr Kakarla Subba Rao, Veeramachaneni Ramakrishna and Ee Nagaraniki Emaindhi movie actors, Simran chowdary, Sushanth Reddy, Abhinav, Venkatesh Kakumanu, Vishwaksen. Attended by City Socilaites, P3Ps also.
Guest of honors, distributed Rs.4.20 Lakhs financial help to 21 poor weavers of telugu states and Donation of Rs.10 Lakhs given to Sri Vivekananda Vidya Vikas Kendra Trust, work for underprivileged children to facilitate education, who are living on the streets.
Rs.1 Lakh to presented D. Prakash Rao, He might be a small-time tea seller, but he has helped slum children in Cuttack in a big way to get education. Even Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently visited him and showered praises on him for his noble deed of educating poor slum kids.
Donated of Rs.25,000/- to Cherish Foundation, which works among Orphan children, Rs.1 Lakh donation to Sreya Foundation, Sreya focuses on the upliftment of the deserved people in the society. Rs.1 Lakh donation to Asyajyothi Handicapped welfare society.
Kalamandir Kalyan, Director – Kalamandir Distributed Merit scholarships of worth Rs.51 Lakhs to childrens of Kalamandir group staff,Provided Life insurance to the staff of Kalamandir group by signing a deal with insurance company.
Rs.30 Lakhs has been assigned for this cause, On the occasion, Kalamandir Kalyan said, that “A thought of paying back to the society has lead to the initiation of this noble cause called ‘Kalamandir Foundation’. Serving others and helping the needy gave us eternal delight. It was the greatest achievement we ever achieved, We have undertaken numerous initiatives in the areas of health, education and environment.
Providing scholarships, organizing blood donation camps, protesting against drugs, promoting green revolution and donations to charity are few among those initiatives carried over by the Foundation.
It’s my pleasure to share with you that our efforts and struggle for the good has been recognized in the form of ‘Best overall CSR Practices Award’, at World CSR Congress.