WOCKHARDT FOUNDATION WINS CSR AWARD AT THE ASIAN CSR LEADERSHIP AWARDS
When Awards come, they pour. This atleast seems to be the case with the team of Warriors at Wockhardt Foundation. Wockhardt Foundation was awarded the “Best CSR in Healthcare” at the Asian CSR Leadership Awards held in Dubai on Sep 24, 2013. This Award is given to outstanding organizations who have played a meritorious role in Health care Development.
Wockhardt Foundation has embarked on a path-breaking ambitious social growth programme of providing free, primary healthcare to the rural and remote parts of India through its “Mobile 1000” initiative. Today “Mobile 1000” has a Pan-India presence operating in 11 states of India.
The Award was accepted by CEO, Dr. Huzaifa Khorakiwala who said – “This Award renews our commitment to bring large scale social impact and relieve the suffering of the poorest.”
Beside “Mobile 1000”, its other Programmes like Bio-Toilet, SHUDHU water purification tablets, The Word Peacekeeper Movements ,POSHAK malnutrition supplement, Khel Khel Mein, HIV/AIDS, have also started making significant impact.
Wockhardt Foundation is governed by the 3 B’s – BIG, BEST, and BOLD. BIG is to implement programmes which have national scale, BEST is its programmes must measure upto the highest levels of quality implementation, and BOLD is to operate its social development programmes where the need and poverty is the most.
It is a nation-wide team of more than 350 rapidly growing, strong, and sensitive Warriors who render full-time service to the Foundation that translates the motto of “where every smile counts” into reality.
ABOUT WOCKHARDT FOUNDATION
Wockhardt Foundation is a national, secular, not-for-profit organisation engaged in social service and human welfare activities. It’s 16 programs have made perceptible change in its areas of operations to the lives of the underprivileged.
It’s other programs like Mobile 1000 eye, Mobile 1000 urban, Mobile Health Vans rural, HIV/AIDS (WHARF), SHUDHU water purification tablets, Little Hearts and Dr-Health have made significant impact.
With the launch of 4 new programs, POSHAK malnutrition supplement, SwasthyaJaanch, JAL-Secure, and Bio-Toilet, Wockhardt Foundation continues to expand its social coverage in areas where the need is the most.
Says its Trustee & CEO, Dr.HuzaifaKhorakiwala – “Wockhardt Foundation operates its social programmes based on the 3 B’s – Big, Best, and Bold. The Big ensures scale, the Best ensures quality, and the Bold ensures need.”
Wockhardt Foundation is governed by a simple philosophy – “where every smile counts”.