Corporate Social Responsibility

The Company carries out various CSR activities across the country through Dhanuka Dhunseri Foundation (DDF).

DDF was established in 1972 and focuses on four major philanthropic areas:

  • Promoting education by building schools and colleges and providing assistance for their maintenance
  • Empowering the girl child through education and other initiatives
  • Improving healthcare by distributing free medicines and setting up dispensaries and providing assistance to charitable hospitals
  • Focusing on community development through donations

The Company regularly provides financial assistance in association with various organizations to carry out CSR activities in these areas.

We are currently building a new girls hostel in Kolkata to accommodate 400 girls with a built-up area of 70,000 sq. ft. Building plans have been
sanctioned by Kolkata Municipal Corporation and the construction work has already started which is expected to be completed by FY 2015-16.