The second session of coffee with NGOs held on the 12th of March 2014 focused on Strategy for NGOs. The session saw the attendance of over 9 players in the social sector. Rohit Menezes from Bridgespan Group presided as the chief speaker of the session through a teleconference.
Samhita Social Ventures would like to present the learnings and key takeaways from CSR in Healthcare – Making it Work conference. The event held at U.S Consulate General, Mumbai on December 12, 2013 aimed to assist companies to play a larger role in socially relevant healthcare interventions.
[Coffee with NGOs]
Challenges faced by social organizations in securing and utilizing corporate funds (A white paper)
Coffee with NGOs is an initiative to create a forum for NGOs to discuss issues of common interest and propose solutions to the broader stakeholder base in a more unified manner. The agenda for the kick-off session was ‘Tapping into CSR funding’ in the wake of the Companies Act 2013. Here’s presenting a white paper to summarize the discussions during the session.
Priya Naik, Founder and Joint Managing Director of Samhita, and Santanu Bhattacharya, Senior Manager – Communications, have authored a chapter in a book titled Revealing Indian Philanthropy. The book is a joint initiative of UBS and London School of Economics and features a series of essays by eminent philanthropists and key sector players on different facets of Indian philanthropy.