Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has acquired new dimensions in the recent years. Today, companies are proactively taking up this good hearted investment and giving a social value to all their business endeavours.In India, though corporate have a strong will to dedicate their resources for a social cause, they find it difficult to reach the right people considering the demography and diverse social problems of the country.Serve Train Educate People’s Society – STEPS is one such catalyst that works towards the needs of development while helping corporate in investing in social initiatives. With multiple modes of partnerships like Payroll Giving, Cause Related Marketing, Direct Health Support and Youth Support. STEPS NGO helps corporate in strengthening their CSR programmes by letting them adopt, initiate or partner development projects.In other words, STEPS NGO devises ways for its partners in which they can help and make a difference.The uniqueness of STEPS NGO lies in its working model – Social Venture Philanthropy, sustainability, scalability, accountability, transparency, credibility and effective leadership. STEPS NGO has audit and evaluation mechanism to ensure right use of money and ultimately contribute a huge Social Return on Investment against traditional methods.
Pay Roll Giving :Encourage your employees to set aside little amount per month and demonstrate your commitment to causes they care about.A decided amount is deducted on payday and sent to STEPS NGO as a consolidated amount every month. Employees receive a payment summary at the end of the financial year along with a tax exemption certificate.
Adopt a Project :STEPS NGO acts as a link between you and your selected project. We are responsible for monitoring its working through our Development Support Unit. STEPS also continues to provide non-financial inputs to the project, like training, technical expertise, build capacity, communication and campaign support.When you adopt a project, you can choose to support an entire project or just a part of it.For more information on partnering with STEPS NGO, please contact the STEPS office at firstname.lastname@example.org
Underwriting STEPS Expenses :In any organisation there are several operational costs incurred in managing and maintaining the organisation and its activities. Some of these costs can be underwritten by corporate houses or individuals. At STEPS NGO, we incur costs such as office furniture, basic amenities, cost of travel, trainings, and so on. By partnering with STEPS NGO to underwrite our organisational expenses, it allows us to focus on our programmes, thereby joining us in our endeavour to create lasting change.