Corporate Social Initiatives
(Gujarat Tea Processors and Packers Limited)
Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has been deeply rooted in the Company’s business culture since inception. The Company is committed to conduct its business operations in an environmental friendly and socially responsible manner. Through its various CSR initiatives, it has been the Company’s constant endeavour to impact the lives of underprivileged people of the society and the environmental sustainability.
Shree Vasant Narayan Desai Multipurpose Charitable Trust, set up in memory of the Wagh Bakri Tea Group’s founder Shri Narandas Desai and Vasantba, also generously donates to the downtrodden people in the society for various causes since past four decades. In 2001, when a devastating earthquake shook the State of Gujarat, the group worked non-stop to help the affected people here. It has also donated generously for polio eradication to the Sevani Suvas Polio Foundation. The Group ascribe much importance to Education and felicitates outstanding students every year from across the Gujarat.
The Company’s CSR role has emerged from time to time in different forms while working for the social cause. The Company’s CSR projects are aligned to benefit the needy and underprivileged people of the Society so also to contribute to Environmental, Social and Economic sustainability. The Company has undertaken its social activities and projects in the fields of Women Empowerment, Education, Health Care and Environmental sustainability with the help of eminent implementing agencies, which excel in their own fields of social work.