Award Assessments

BCF carried out the field assessment for the Businessworld - FICCI - SEDF: Corporate Social Responsibility Award for the last three years i.e. 2005, 2006 and 2007. The award is organized every year to encourage and recognize the work undertaken by the corporate in the area of CSR. The CSR initiatives of these companies were taken up for verification based on specified parameters of institutionalization of CSR: policy, leadership, action plan, partnerships, reporting; Community Development: identification of key communities and their needs, impact, sustainability etc.This work was done on a honorary basis

BCF in partnership with Alcan and IBLF convened the India Assessment Panel in May 2005 in Delhi and in May 2007 in Hyderabad. The US$ 1 million award is instituted by Alcan inc, in order to acknowledge the contribution of civil society organizations in integrating economic, environmental and social sustainability for the benefit of present and future generations.

BCF was part of the national team for an evaluation programme of CASA in South India in 2005.

BCF was involved in the assessment of the Social Audit Report of Dr Reddy’s Foundation in 2006.

From 2009 to 2013, BCF has been the assessment partner for the NDTV Profit Business leaders Awards to institute the first CSR & Inclusion & Diversity Award beliving that recognition of good work often encourages others asw well. Regulation and recognition together makes thing work along with civil society advocacy & media presence.