Corporate Social Responsiblity
CSR Activities of Indian Bank
Signature Campaign – Swachhata Hi Seva
Swachhata Hi Seva Campaign was launched at the Corporate Office by MD & CEO Ms Padmaja Chunduru through SIGNATURE CAMPAIGN, NO TO SINGLE USE PLASTIC (SUP) on October 1, 2019 as a part of ongoing Swachhata Hi Sewa Campaign. Executive Directors Shri M K Bhattacharya and Shri V V Shenoy and Executives and staff joined the Signature Campaign. The Signature Campaign is a pledge by the officers and the staff of the bank to say no to Single Use Plastic (SUP).
Awareness Rally – Swachhata Hi Seva
Commemorating the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi as part of the Swachhta Hi Seva on October 2, 2019, the Bank took the message to the streets of Chennai by reaching out the general public, shopkeepers, vendors and commuters. The employees carried the placards in the Mylapore market and distributed the cotton bags and pamphlets to spread the message of not using the plastic bags. DC, Chennai Corporation, Shri P.N Sridhar, IAS also joined the campaign at Mylapore. Executive Directors Shri. M.K.Bhattacharya, Shri. V.V. Shenoy, General Managers, Executives and staff members participated in the crusade against the Single Use Plastic.
Blood Donation Camp and Swachhata Hi Seva Signature Campaign at REC, Chennai
Indian Bank organised blood donation camp and No to Single-Use Plastic – Signature Campaign at Rajalakshmi Engineering College (REC), Thandalam through Padi Branch. Shri. G Rajendiran, Deputy Zonal Manager – Poonamallee, Shri. Suraj Nair, AGM/BM – Padi Branch, Dr.S.N.Murugesan, Principal, REC and Shri.Tamaraikannan, CFO – REC inaugurated the camp. Lot of students and staff members participated.
Blood Donation Camp and Swachhata Hi Seva Signature Campaign at AIHT, Chennai
Indian Bank organised blood donation camp and No to Single-Use Plastic – Signature Campaign at Anand Institute of Higher Technology, Kazhipattur through Siruseri Branch of Kancheepuram Zone. Shri. B Karthikeyan, Deputy Zonal Manager, Kancheepuram Zone inaugurated the camp along with Shri. Dr.P.Suresh Mohan Kumar, Principal, Anand Institute of Higher Technology. Students and staff members participated enthusiastically in the camp. Smt.Dr. Arivazhagi, Secretary of the College was also present during the Camp.
Blood and Eye Donation Awareness Camp at VIT, Chennai
Blood Donation Camp was organised at Vellore Institute of Technology, Chennai where students of the college voluntarily donated blood as a noble gesture of saving lives. Dr Sekar Viswanathan, Vice President, VIT-Chennai Campus inaugurated the camp in the presence of Shri K Thamilarasu, Kancheepuram Zonal Manager, staff members and teachers. Eye Donation Awareness camp was also organised at the college in association with Sankara Nethralaya.
Signature Campaign – Swachhata Hi Seva at VIT, Chennai
A Signature Campaign was launched at Vellore Institute of Technology, Chennai against use of Single-Use Plastic as part of Swachhata Hi Seva campaign.
Blood Donation Camps
Blood Donation Camp was organised at Rajalakshmi Engineering College, Chennai where students of the college voluntarily donated blood as a noble gesture of saving lives.
Blood donation camp was conducted at Sree Sastha College of Engineering, Chembarambakkam in which the students participated enthusiastically. Shri Sanjay Lade, Zonal Manager-Chennai North, Indian Bank and Shri J Karthikeyan, Chairman of the college inaugurated the camp. Shri Sanjay Lade also donated blood to motivate students gathered around on the occasion.
5th International Day of Yoga
Indian Bank celebrated 5th International Day of Yoga by organising a mass yoga demonstration at Government Arts College for Men, Nandanam, Chennai. Speaking on the occasion, Mrs. Padmaja Chunduru, MD&CEO, Indian Bank highlighted the importance of yoga in maintaining the healthy life style and how it is useful in keeping body and soul in sound shape. The yoga demonstration was organised in association with Krishnamachari Yoga Mandiram and attended by Executives and Officers of the Bank and students of the college.
Donation of Sanitary Napkin Vending Machine and Incinerator
With an aim to accelerate efforts to achieve Government’s vision of Clean India, Indian Bank has been organizing various Swachh Bharat initiatives since its launch in 2014. On behalf of the Bank, Ms. Padmaja Chunduru, MD & CEO donated sanitary napkin vending machines and incinerators to Quaid-E-Millath Government College for Women, Chennai as part of the Bank’s Swachhata Pakhwada initiatives at Chennai.
Tree Plantation Drive
In an effort to create a healthy and green environment, the Bank has planted more than 4 lakh saplings across the country through its Zonal Offices and Branches. Ms.Padmaja Chunduru, MD & CEO planted a tree sapling as part of Republic Day celebrations at Corporate Office.
Cancer Screening Camp for women
Indian Bank organised Cancer Screening Camp at National Institute for Empowerment of Persons with Multiple Disabilities (NIEPMD), Chennai in association with Penn Nalam Hospital recently. Dr.Himangshu Das, Director, NIEPMD inaugurated the camp in which mothers of children with multiple disabilities participated and were screened with pap smear and mammogram tests.
Cancer Awareness Programme
Indian Bank organised Cancer Awareness programme in association with Penn Nalam Hospital at National Institute for Empowerment of Persons with Multiple Disabilities (NIEPMD), Chennai. Shri P Kanniappan, DGM graced the occasion and interacted with parents of children with multiple disabilities and faculty members.
International Yoga Day Celebrations
International Yoga Day was celebrated on 21st June 2019 at Govt High School, Kannagi Nagar, OMR, Chennai. General Manager Shri D Devaraj graced the occasion and distributed T Shirts and Snacks to children.
International Yoga Day was celebrated on 21st June 2019 at Govt Juvenile Home for Girls, Kellys, Chennai. T Shirts and Snacks were also distributed to the children.
International Yoga Day was celebrated on 21st June 2019 at Govt Observation Home for Boys, Kellys, Chennai. T Shirts and Snacks were also distributed to the children.
Motivational Class for Students and Tree Plantation Drive
Motivational Class for students and Tree Plantation Drive were organised on 7th June at Avvai Middle School, Tambaram, Chennai.
Relief Materials to victims of Gaja Cyclone
Ms.Padmaja Chunduru, MD & CEO, Indian Bank flagged off a vehicle carrying relief materials collected by the Bank for distribution in areas affected by Gaja cyclone in Tiruvarur district. Staff members of Indian Bank voluntarily donated various relief materials to be distributed to the victims of the calamity.
Distribution of Books and School Bags
Ms.Padmaja Chunduru, MD & CEO presented books and school bags to children of Thakkar Bapa Vidyalaya Samithi, Chennai during Republic Day Celebrations at Chennai.
Tree Plantation Drive
As a part of creating a clean and green environment, our Executive Directors Shri.M.K.Bhattacharya and Shri Shenoy Vishwanath V inaugurated the tree plantation drive at YMCA College of Physical Education, Nandanam, Chennai. General Managers, Executives and Staff Members were present during the event.
Blood Donation Camp
Executive Directors Shri. M.K.Bhattacharya and Shri.Shenoy Vishwanath V inaugurated the Blood donation camp organised at Corporate Office as part of World Blood Donor Day. General Managers, Executives and staff members participated enthusiastically in the camp and donated blood for the noble cause of saving human lives.
Eco-Restoration of Theeyambakkam Pond
Eco-Restoration of Theeyambakkam Pond in North Chennai was carried out by the Bank in association with Environmentalist Foundation of India (EFI) to increase the percolation rate and increase ground water table. Shri M K Bhattacharya, Executive Director inaugurated the restoration activity in the presence of residents of the area.
Support to develop infrastructure at SC/ST Welfare Hostel
Indian Bank supported SC/ST Welfare Hostel for College Boys at Kabali Thottam, Mylapore, Chennai for improvement in basic amenities including toilets and bathing area. Shri M.K.Bhattacharya, Executive Director dedicated the renovated infrastructure facilities to students as part of Swachh Bharat initiatives.
Mass cleanliness drive was organised at Quaid-e-Millath Government College for Women as part of Swachhata Pakhwada programme. Shri V V Shenoy, Executive Director participated in the cleanliness drive along with staff members of the Bank.
Support to construct road in Haryana state
Indian Bank supported the construction of 1800 ft road under CSR from Maujdin Village to Government Primary School, Madhosinghana, Sirsa in the state of Haryana. This has benefitted around 100 students of the village by helping them to reach the school at ease.
Construction of Toilets at Girls High Schools
Bank has taken up a sanitation project to identify and build toilets at 108 Girls High Schools across the country. The Bank has associated with various State Governments to identify the schools and help implement the project.
( Last modified on Feb 25, 2020 at 12:02:30 PM )