Corporate Social Responsibility
The company is committed to good corporate citizenship and endeavours to build and nurture long lasting relationships with members of the society in general and the communities around its manufacturing facilities in particular.
The core theme of NBV’s CSR Policy is giving back to the society from which it draws its resources by extending a helping hand to the needy and the underprivileged.
NBV has chosen Health, Education and Livelihoods as the thrust areas for discharging its Corporate Social Responsibility.
Apart from the above thrust areas, NBV strives to serve the society through various other measures like providing bore wells, laying roads, construction of drains, erection of road traffic signals & bus shelters, construction / improvement of temples, conducting sports & competitions, distribution of clothes and relief materials, etc.
CSR Policy (PDF)
The health initiatives aim at creating awareness and improving health standards of rural poor through providing facilities and reaching quality health care in the areas of general medicine, eye care, dental care, etc.Establishment of Eye Care Centres
To serve the needs of a large tribal and other underprivileged population, NBV has established, in association with LV Prasad Eye Institute (LVPEI), Nava Bharat Eye Center at Paloncha in Andhra Pradesh, India.
During the first year of operation, the center has treated 20,500 out patients and performed about 1890 Surgeries.
|Nava Bharat Eye Center, Paloncha||Bhubhaneswar Eye Institute, Bhubaneswar|
NBV has provided financial assistance to Bhubaneswar Eye Institute, a world-class eye care centre set up at Bhubaneswar, in Odisha, by the famous LV Prasad Eye Institute (LVPEI), Hyderabad.
In association with Operation Eyesight Universal, NBV is establishing a Comprehensive Eye Care Unit in Zambia at the University Teaching Hospital in Lusaka which will partner with the Zambian Ministry of Health.
Conducting Medical Camps
Most people in rural areas live in unhygienic conditions and suffer from general ailments and diseases due to lack of awareness and necessary medical help. NBV has been organizing medical camps to mitigate this problem.
Construction of Village Health Centres
To reach good medical treatment to villagers NBV has constructed full-fledged Village Health Centres at Bhatlapenumarru in the State of Andhra Pradesh and Kharagprasad in the State of Odisha.
|Village Health Center, Bhatlapenamarru||Village Health Center, Kharagprasad|
Providing Healthy Drinking Water
Responding to the basic need of clean and safe drinking water in rural areas, NBV extended financial help for installation of Drinking Water Plant at G. Medapadu village, in Andhra Pradesh.
NBV adopts a multi-pronged approach to promote quality education in backward areas. The measures taken by the company comprise
Establishing and running full-fledged high schools - Nava Bharat Schools at Paloncha in the State of Andhra Pradesh - and management of Brahmani Public School at Kharagprasad in the State of Odisha.
Nava Bharat Schools, A.P. Brahmani Public School, Odisha
Pre-Primary School, A.P.
Arranging tuitions for poor students to inculcate the habit of study and avoid school drop-outs among the children of poor and illiterate parents.
Construction / extension of financial support for school and hostel buildings for tribal and differently abled students.
Granting scholarships from Dr. D. Subba Rao Trust, established to support higher education of meritorious students who do not have adequate financial resources for such education.
NBV aims at lending a helping hand to people by providing means of livelihood and empowerment.Vocational Training
A large number of youth in the society are constrained by inadequate skills leading to irregular employment / unemployment while there is an increasing demand for skilled and talented manpower from the industries. This opens up the need to provide quality training to talented youth to improve their skills and employability.
Responding to this need, NBV has set up Nava Bharat Vocational Institute at Paloncha which is providing vocational training in Welding, Electrician, Fitting and Plumbing trades.
Nava Bharat Vocational Institute
Welding Electrician Trade
Fitting Trade Plumbing Trade