Deepak Nitrites CSR Wing Deepak Foundation felicitated at the 15th FGI Awards by Mrs. Maneka Gandhi
Ahmedabad India:Deepak Foundation was conferred with FGI award at the 15th Federation of Gujarat Industries (FGI) awards for energetically engaging in the Corporate Social Responsibility activities of Deepak Nitrite Ltd. The award was presented by Mrs.Maneka Gandhi, Minister of woman and child development, Govt. of India at a function held on April 14, 2018 at Surya Palace, Vadodara. The award ceremony witnessed the presence of prominent business professionals spanning from various social and corporate sectors.

Deepak Nitrite Ltd. has been implementing CSR activities through Deepak Foundation under which it has been providing free-of-cost, quality, maternal and childcare services catering to population of 10,00,000 people, delivered door-to-door medical services to around 26,000 citizens from marginalized sections of society. Moreover, it has also empowered 11,500 women in rural and tribal areas through training programs, and monitored nutritional intake of around 15,000 children. Overall, more than 2 million people have benefitted by activities conducted by Deepak Foundation.

The Foundation has over 35 years of experience in implementing intervention projects in development sector and uplifting the lives of underprivileged communities. The award recognizes Deepak Foundation's efforts for undertaking various CSR activities across India.