Marking the occasion of Durga Puja in Kolkata, IndusInd Bank along with `Rotaract Calcutta Mid South’ presented more than 1200 new clothes to the under-resourced schools and orphanages in the presence of ace cricketer Mr. Sourav Ganguly and other prominent Tollywood celebrities at Swissotel Kolkata.
The initiative titled ‘Ebar Pujo. Sobar Pujo was conducted in 23 branches of IndusInd Bank across Kolkata and Howrah from September 03, 2018 to September 25, 2018. During this 3 weeks drive, the Bank’s branches organized special events and workshops to urge, encourage and motivate business communities, professionals, and entrepreneurs to donate new clothes.
IndusInd Bank’s core value system is rooted in the development of economy, society and environment. The Bank has committed its support and extended its efforts in the area of community outreach and development, under varied focus areas ranging from women empowerment and education to water and sanitation.
IndusInd Bank’s Chief Operating Officer, Paul Abraham said, “Integrating social and environmental concerns into business operations has always been our priority. To mark the festive spirit, we have received overwhelming support from our customers who have joined hands to make a difference in the lives of underprivileged kids & their families. We are grateful to all volunteers & NGO partners who helped us in making this initiative a success.”
IndusInd Bank believes in ‘Good Ecology is Good Economics’ and it continues to create value for all stakeholders and is committed to sustainable economic growth. The Bank aims to grow its business consistently and responsibly, benefiting those it directly serves, while promoting the well-being of its employees, natural environment and the community at large. The Bank has a dedicated ‘Inclusive Banking Group’ that adopts a collaborative approach by partnering with suitable intermediaries/institutions for further financial inclusion. The Bank facilitates various collaborative activities like legal literacy, sanitation improvement and several other community development initiatives through these intermediaries and other implementing partners, thereby contributing to a rounded engagement at the base of the population pyramid.