JSW Foundation plans and implements social development
activities of the JSW group of companies. It is an independent
institution and is governed by a Board of Trustees who is drawn
from the senior management of the JSW group of companies. The Foundation
is headed by Mrs Sangita Jindal while the executive is headed by
Shri Jugal Tandon in his capacity as CEO, Corporate Sustainability. A team
of social development professionals is based in Mumbai and at every location
where JSW has its operations and undertake community based activity in consultation
with their respective managements. An Advisory Board comprising of
eminent NGO leaders has been constituted recently to render advice
on social processes and participatory planning and execution of projects.
A social development policy has been accepted by the group.
JSW cherishes people and believes in inclusive growth to facilitate
creation of a value based and empowered society through continuous
and purposeful engagement of all stakeholders. In partnership
with external development agencies, JSW would strive toachieve sustainable
development in all spheres of life including integrated community development,
promotion of arts and culture, environment protection and sports .
As a responsible
corporate, JSW would integrate its environment, HR and ethical
business policies with appropriate community engagement and gender equity.
JSW is committed to allocation of 1.5% of its PAT to pursue its CSR policy.
In tune with this, JSW Foundation works closely with village communities
and creates synergies with other verticals of the JSW group to assimilate
their intervention in a social development framework.