Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has gained in importance after the recent notification under Section 135 and Schedule VII of the Companies Act by the Ministry of Corporate Affairs as well as the provisions of the Corporate Social Responsibility Policy Rules, 2014 (CRS Rules) which has come into effect from 1 April 2014. While many corporates are keen to dedicate their resources for social causes,they find it difficult to identify the right NGO partners.Calcutta Rescue, with its Guidestar Platinum accreditation provides the platform to enhance credibility and showcase its projects.

Why partner with Calcutta Rescue ?

  • Transparent and reliable organisation working directly with beneficiaries .
  • Low over heads. Maximum amount of money spent on beneficiaries.
  • Old and established organisation, which is professionally managed Encourage participation and volunteering by partnering organisations.
  • Regular feedback and reporting on sponsored projects

Our CSR partners

PwC, Magma Fincorp, TSPDL, Baidyanath, Goodcare Pharma, Medfin India Ltd., Nicco Engineering Services, Cathay Pacific, Hindustan Unilever.

Awards and Recognition

2006 - Priya Darshi Chatterjee Memorial Award by the Rotary Club of Calcutta for outstanding service in providing medical care and other benefit to the destitute

2009- Best NGO (Middle Sized), by the ‘Resource Alliance & Rockfeller Foundation of USA for administrative cost being kept at just 12% and transparency and accountability.

2012 - Granted 35AC exemption by the Ministry of Finance allowing 100% tax deduction for contributions to our projects.

2014 – Empanelment by Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) – The national CSR Hub for all PSEs 2015 – 35AC exemption renewed for another 3 years based on our work

2016 - GUIDESTAR PLATINUM AWARD-  The highest level of recognition for transparency, publicity and accountability.

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