The Madras Chamber of Commerce & Industry (MCCI) has recently presented the CSR Awards to various organizations who have made immense contribution to the society. The function got up with the introduction by Ms. K. Saraswathi, Secretary General, MCCI.

Mr. T. R. Kesavan, President, MCCI, felicitating the chief guest Mr. C. K. Ranganathan.

Mr. T. R. Kesavan, President, MCCI, in his welcome address, highlighted the chamber activities and its role played for the development of TN.

The winning team of ‘Thuvakkam and HCL Foundation’ receiving the cash certificate from Mr. C.K. Ranganathan.

Ms. Rajashree Natarajan, Chairperson, MCCI CSR Committee & CEO, Cognizant Foundation, outlined the theme of the awards.

Mr. C.K. Ranganathan, Chairman and Managing Director, Cavin Kare Pvt. Ltd., who was the chief guest on the occasion said due to the Government’s 2% mandatory spending on CSR, lot of awareness taking place and close to 40% of the funds are channelised through NGO’s. He also presented the CSR Awards to various category winners sponsored by TAFE.

Ms. Anjana Vencatesan, Senior Project Associate, CARE Earth Trust, receiving the Award.
Mr. C.K. Ranganathan presenting the Award to Mr. M. Elangovan, Executive Director of GRAMALAYA.
Mr. Ravichandran Sr. V.P, ESG – Ramco Cements Limited, receiving the MCCI’s prestigious CSR Award.

Dr. Vidya Durai, Co-Chair, MCCI CSR Committee & Director – Philosophy & CSR, BNY Mellon Technology India Pvt. Ltd., proposed vote of thanks.