Indo Gulf Fertilisers (IGF) has bagged the prestigious ‘Good Corporate Citizen for Social Welfare award by the PHD Chamber of Commerce & Industries. The PHD Annual Awards for Excellence were instituted in 1997 to recognize Indian businesses, entrepreneurs and individuals for their outstanding achievements/ contributions which encourages healthy and ethical business practices and create consciousness about the business community’s role towards society and Corporate Social Responsibility.
The Good Corporate Citizen for Social Welfare Award recognizes an organization, which has made an outstanding contribution in the field of Social Work/Community Development & Service/ Environment protection and conservation/ employees development. The award aims to honour companies that continuously innovate and implement sustainable approaches towards becoming socially responsible.
Indo Gulf Fertilisers centers its efforts on community development around five focus areas: Girl Child Education, Health, Sustainable Livelihood, Infrastructural Support, and Social Causes. IGF has undertaken CSR activities in 115 villages in five blocks of Amethi, covering a population of 4.10 lakhs. IGF’s CSR program has had the privilege of serving the community in ways big and small. Some of the company has positively impacted lives are:
Speaking about the initiatives, Dr. Sunil Kulwal, CEO, Indo Gulf Fertilisers, said, "At Indo Gulf Fertilisers, our focus is to help the underprivileged sections of the society & that the growth should be inclusive. Our effort is towards bringing about a positive change in people's lives & empower them for sustainable livelihood." Mr. Rajendra Sankhe, Chief Operating Officer of Indo Gulf Fertilisers said that receiving the award would further encourage us to work more passionately for the local community. Mr. Manoj Jha, Head HR, who constantly guide the CSR team said that awards are testimonials of our work & we would continue to reach the deprived & marginalized section of the society for their upliftment & well-being.