Bridgestone India is a subsidiary of Bridgestone Corporation, World’s leading Tyre and Rubber Products Manufacturer, headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. Bridgestone India started its operations in 1996. In March 1998 with the setup of its manufacturing facility in Kheda, Madhya Pradesh, Bridgestone achieved its objective of running Indian manufactured Bridgestone tyres on Indian Roads.
Bridgestone India further strengthened Manufacturing by setting up another facility in Chakan, Pune in 2013. Bridgestone’s global mission of ‘Serving Society with Superior Quality’ has been the foundation for the brand’s 20 glorious years in India.
Bridgestone’s global mission has transpired into a global CSR commitment of ‘Our Way to Serve’, prioritizing three key areas- ‘Mobility’, ‘People’ and ‘Environment’. The organisation has been extending support to various women centric initiatives in the country, which focus on bringing parity in terms of opportunities. Through the association with Lila Poonawalla foundation, Bridgestone India aims to support 14 underprivileged students who have completed diploma engineering course to pursue engineering graduation through Bridgestone scholarship.
Amdocs, a NASDAQ listed company and a Market leader in providing customer experience software solutions and services to the world’s leading corporates, communication, entertainment and media houses. As an organization which believes in the up-liftment of those less fortunate, Amdocs has worked consistently to provide the less fortunate with different means of education and empowerment, so that they too can stand on their own two feet. It is this similar thinking that brought Amdocs & LPF together. Amdocs today assists LPF in supporting academically clever but economically backward girls pursue their studies in various fields of Engineering.
Atlas Copco is a world-leading provider of sustainable productivity solutions. The Group serves customers with innovative compressors, vacuum solutions and air treatment systems, construction and mining equipment, power tools and assembly systems. In Association with LPF, Atlas Copco provides financial assistance to needy and meritorious girl students for school level education, graduation and post graduation. Atlas Copco considers LPF, as a platform for strong social engagement which provides the scholarship awardees opportunities to achieve overall grooming.
Bank of Maharashtra
Bank of Maharashtra is a major public sector bank in India. The bank has 15 million customers across the length and breadth of the country served through more than 1868 branches. It has the largest network of branches held by any public sector bank in the state of Maharashtra. The Bank of Maharashtra supports LPF in its efforts to empower and educate academically strong girls belonging to economically weaker strata of the society.
The Biltema Foundation has been set up to provide a positive contribution to the education, health and welfare of children and other vulnerable people as well as animals, particularly in developing countries. The Biltema Foundation supports the Lila Poonawalla Foundation (LPF) which grants scholarships to financially confront and academically outstanding girl students from Pune and surrounding areas. The emphasis of the arrangement is to support girls at school level. Especially in India where women’s education is a rare privilege, Biltema Foundation wants to provide assistance.
BMC Software is a MNC engaged in development and export of Computer Softwares all across the globe. The company’s forte lies in providing end to end Information Technology enabled services. As a believer in the power of equality, empowerment and education of Females, BMC chose Lila Poonawalla Foundation on the premise of sharing a common vision towards educating and empowering these vibrant young girls to lead and bring about a change not just in them but also in the Industry. BMC believes that educating a woman is akin toeducating a generation hence it is proud to be associated with Mrs. Poonawalla and LPF in her benevolent endeavours towards a better society.
BNY Mellon is an investments company which provides investment management, investment services and wealth management to help institutions and individuals succeed in markets all over the world. BNY Mellon is one of the longstanding financial institutions in the world. Social Responsibility is at the core of business their strategy. BNY Mellon supports LPF to grow and reach out to many more femaleaspirants all over India and provide financial assistance to needy and meritorious girl students for school level education, graduation nd post graduation.
Capgemini, a renowned name for providing IT services. It is one of the world’s largest consulting, outsourcing and professional services organization. A change maker, Capgemini believes in promoting quality of primary, secondary and tertiary education and enhancing the livelihood and employability skills of the younger generation. Focusing on the developing the younger generation, Capgemini joined hands with Lila Poonawalla Foundation to support the meritorious but economically needy girls to enable them to pursue their studies in the field of Engineering.
Cummins Diesel India Foundation
Cummins Diesel India Foundation is a public Charitable Trust engaged in activities of supporting various Educational trusts, oundations, institutions by making donation or otherwise. Cummins believes that education provides the platform for successful individuals and the skilled workforce that Cummins and many other employers need. Opportunities for advancement increase when community education systems are aligned with workforce needs. Through Lila Poonawalla foundation, the Cummins Diesel India Foundation gives scholarship to economically challenged and deserving girls. Through this partnership, Cummins intends to improve the quality and alignment of educational systems to ensure that the students of today are ready for the workforce of tomorrow
Faurecia is one of the largest international automotive parts manufacturers in the world. They specialize in designing, developing, manufacturing and delivering equipment in four key areas of the automotive industry: Automotive Seating, Emissions Control Technologies, Interior Systems and Automotive Exteriors. Faurecia has a strong commitment to social responsibility. Through LPF Faurecia grants scholarships to girls pursuing Under Graduation studies in any field of engineering. Faurecia also wishes to select the girls for job on successful completion of their education.
Hoerbiger India Pvt Ltd.
Hoerbiger India Pvt Ltd, a company that primarily works in providing Compression Technology Products since 1994, from its manufacturing facilities. Hoerbiger believes in the diversity of knowledge and creativity. Apart from diversity of knowledge and creativity, Hoerbiger also believes in team building, as it is the one thing that can truly help you deliver peak performance. As a socially responsible company, Hoerbiger partnered with Lila Poonawalla Foundation to support meritorious girls belonging to the lower income strata of the society and enable them to pursue their under-graduate studies in the field of Engineering.
IKEA, based in Netherlands is an independent charitable Foundation that oversees IKEA Group’s global philanthropy. IKEA works towards building a strong foundation for those less fortunate children, to help them create a better future for themselves and their families. IKEA firmly believes that education is the key to unlocking opportunities for young women living in poverty. According to them education also holds the key to improving leaving conditions for generations to come. Through the partnership with Lila Poonawalla Foundation, IKEA help young women in India pursue higher education so they can create a sustainable future for themselves and their families.
KPIT technology ltd. is a registered public limited company engaged in providing IT services, Advanced Technology Solutions, Global business solutions and Productized solutions to clients in India and overseas. Being a socially aware and responsible company, KPIT engages in several initiatives that are aimed at making this world a better place to live in. KPIT believes to be a sensitive and active participant in societal improvement in the areas of environment and education, and within education,specifically creating excitement about science amongst young children. KPIT partnered with LPF in its endeavours to provide scholarships for girls for graduation and Post Graduation as well as supporting with infrastructure services.
Piaggio Vehicles Pvt Ltd, a 100% subsidiary of Piaggio & C. Spa (inventor of 3 wheelers), is an industry pioneer in the 3 wheeler segment. Apart from the manufacturing of 3 wheelers, Piaggio is also famous Vespa Scooter. As an organization which is dedicated towards the cause of girl child education and development, Piaggio joined hand with LPF in the year 2016, to support the Engineering Lila Girls.
Sandvik Asia Ltd
Sandvik Asia Pvt Ltd is a reputed Engineering Group which works towards providing solutions in tooling, material technology, mining and construction. Apart from this, Sandvik also works towards manufacturing and supplying heavy Engineering industrial products. As an organization which believes in supporting, educating and empowering females to help them stand on their own two feet. Sandvik in its mission to empower and educate the girls belonging to the lower income strata of the society has partnered with LPF to support them in their endeavours to help educate girls in the field of Engineering. Along with supporting them financially Sandvik also regularly conductsvarious training programs for the girls.
Sears is a world renowned organization which provides IT related services, including advanced technology solutions, global business solutions and productized solutions. A believer in education and empowerment, they believe that education is the soul of any society and the future of our youth relies solely on quality education. Sears took up the responsibility of contributing for the cause.In association with Lila Poonawalla Foundation, Sears grants scholarship to academically clever but economically needy girls to enable them to pursue their undergraduate studies in the field of Engineering which work towards creating a better and secure future for the underprivileged children of our nation.
SKF is a company which is involved in the manufacturing and sale of bearings, seals, mechatronics, lubrications systems and other supplementary services. SKF has been a leading global technology provider since 1907. SKF firmly believes in empowering the girl child. They feel that the empowerment of women begins through quality education in school and college combined with unrestricted information access. Through its association with the Lila Poonawalla Foundation, SKF grants scholarships to those meritorious but financially needy girls who wish to pursue their Graduation and Post Graduation courses. A firm believer of empowerment, SKF wishes to encourage moreand more women to step into the Engineering domain.
Tata Technologies, a name synonymous with Trust and Customer Satisfaction. Tata Technologies enables ambitious manufacturing companies to design and build better products through engineering services, outsourcing, application of IT to product development and manufacturing enterprise processes. With a strong commitment to empowerment and education, Tata Technologies is now supporting Lila Poonawalla Foundation under the aegis of its Sustainability project, titled “EVE: Empowerment Via Education. Aimed to offer financial support, encouragement and mentorship to academically meritorious girls from low income families. It’s under this project that Tata Technologies supports LPF in its initiative to support girls who want to build careers in the varied fields of Engineering.
Tieto, founded in the year 1968, is a trusted name in IT and IT support services. Thanks to its strong Nordic Heritage, the company today has a massive global presence. As an organization which believes in helping the less fortunate strive to live a better life, Tietohas contributed towards many philanthropic causes all across the world. Setting its sights on developing communities in India, Tieto partnered with Lila Poonawalla Foundation for supporting the cause of girl child education by sponsoring under-graduate and post-graduate scholarships to those less fortunate but academically clever girls.
Volkswagen a name synonymous with manufacturing passenger cars in India. Volkswagen made its foray into the Indian market with touch points across country; today the company has 125 dealerships across 113 cities within India. Education and health are prerequisites for qualified and productive employees. With social responsibility being one of its core values, the organization is very much committed to the cause of assisting economically backward but academically clever students. Finding a perfect partner in its mission to educate the deserving economically backward students, Volkswagen has partnered with LPF to support the academically clever but financially backward girls and enable them to pursue their undergraduate studies in the field of Engineering.