Transforming Corporate Social Responsibility into Corporate Philanthropy': UWH to hold the two-day conclave in Hyderabad

United Way of Hyderabad (UWH) is organizing two-day virtual conclave to mark its 10th anniversary.

By Newsmeter Network  Published on  29 Jan 2021 7:24 AM GMT
Transforming Corporate Social Responsibility into Corporate Philanthropy: UWH to hold the two-day conclave in Hyderabad

Hyderabad: United Way of Hyderabad (UWH) is organizing two-day virtual conclave to mark its 10th anniversary.

Entitled `Transforming Corporate Social Responsibility into Corporate Philanthropy', the conclave will be organized on January 29 and 30. KT Rama Rao, Minister for IT, I&C, MA & UD, Government of Telangana, Jayesh Ranjan, Principal Secretary of I&C, IT, Government. of Telangana will be present on the occasion.

The eminent line up of speakers at the conclave include Dr Bart Fisher, 2020 Nobel prize nominee and Chairman Give Life Foundation Katherine Hadda, Adjunct Fellow CSIS, Former US Council General (TS, AP & Odisha) and Pullela Gopichand, Chief National Coach for Indian Badminton team and Advisor, UWH board.

United Way, a global volunteer-led, non-profit organization that has a presence in over 40 countries, has made a significant impact on society in its 130 years of existence. The organization's immense contribution to the scale of $8.50 billion annually displays its true commitment, integrity, and the everlasting spirit of giving back to society.

A new chapter "United Way of Hyderabad" was conceptualized and brought to light in 2010 by eminent leaders, many of whom continue to be on the board.

Over the years, the Hyderabad chapter has made significant progress by serving a wide range of causes, mobilizing Rs 170 crores, transforming the lives of over 1.30 million people in the last ten years. Partnering with over 65 corporate houses and other donors, United Way of Hyderabad has successfully executed 80+ projects through 130 NGOs. The focus primarily has been on education, livelihood, health, and the environment.

The Board of United Way of Hyderabad comprises a group of senior leaders, individuals from various professions – the film industry, sports; CXOs from advertising, technology, BFSI industry etc; these advisors have devoted their time and effort to endorse UWH's mission and work.

"United Way of Hyderabad is committed to making a lasting difference in people's lives. Our work is fuelled by the passion of individuals and corporate donors who give their time and money to improve the lives of others," said Ramesh Kaza, Chairperson, United Way of Hyderabad & CIO & SVP - India, State Street

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