Set up in 1991, Concern India Foundation, a registered non-profit, public charitable trust extends financial and non-financial support to grassroot NGOs working in the areas of education, health and community development.
Concern India Foundation works towards ‘helping people help themselves’, by making the disadvantaged self-reliant and enabling them to lead a life of dignity.
In the last 25 years they have strengthened and supported over 1000 NGO partners across the country. Currently, they support over 360 grassroots NGOs across India reaching out to 1,34,261 marginalised people directly through the offices in Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata and Pune
The all-embracing approach ensures that through the programmes they support, they reach out to diverse target groups that include children, women,men, elderly, the disabled, and rural communties from the marginalised sections of the society . The capacity building strengths in institution building, management support, monitoring and evaluation make the projects scalable and sustainable.
The experienced team uses its expertise to access a network of credible NGOs with an excellent ecosystem to deliver specific solutions. They strengthen organisations by helping them grow, supporting them by developing technical, administrative and financial systems.
Identification, Monitoring and Evaluation are the key strengths.
Concern India Foundation, is a trustworthy platform that enables companies to make informed decisions to fulfill their CSR mandates, thereby accomplishing specific, large-scale developmental goals that address community and stakeholders’ needs. They assess a company’s CSR strategy and mandates and provide access to a network of programmes across the country to help corporates select the ones most suited.
They provide the donors a reliable means to donate their funds where they know it will be utilised to their maximum possible potential. They shape robust alliances between funders and developmental projects by bridging the gap between NGOs, corporates and individuals who wish to support developmental work in the country, thus enabling the NGOs to concentrate on their core activities.
They are committed in building socially conscious citizens, thus they organise several employee engagement programs for the corporate to give employees a chance to be aware of different social problems, be companions and contribute back to the society.
They associate with several fundraising events and benefit from their proceeds. They also raise funds through participating in marathons and several corporate programmes such as Cause Related Marketing and Payroll Giving.