ASSOCHAM serving the Nation since 1920 known for its promptness, pro-activeness and for its bold initiatives. ASSOCHAM Foundation for Corporate Social Responsibility brings in the vision of ensuring sustainable and balanced development of the society.
ASSOCHAM Initiative for creating an inclusive Society, AFCSR will do its best to provide equal opportunities through ease and access to employment, education, social life and empowering disabled of the society.
AFCSR will establish a platform through networking with various direct and indirect stakeholders especially for disabled, SC/ST and BPL persons. Through this effort, the focus shall be in the following areas:
- Research & Development of services and products for the community.
- Capacity building and providing facilities to physically challenged.
- Networking with educational institutions, research bodies, corporate sector and individuals.
- Advocacy & Awareness with government agencies and corporate entities at large.
- To develop an umbrella brand marketing of products designed by disabled persons.
- Emphasis on relationship-building with direct and indirect stakeholders in the cause.
- Encourage the employment of disabled people.
- Increase public awareness on disability issues.
- Advocacy to empower disabled people through appropriate legislations.
- Equip disabled people with educational opportunities.
Advocacy for easy and convenient accessibility of disabled at public places.