Bhaskar Foundation is a not for profit charitable organization registered under the Indian Trust Act. The trust was set up by Dainik Bhaskar Group in year 2008 with an aim to carry out corporate social responsibility activities of the Group. We as a society face various issues and challenges and to address them, innumerable initiatives are required. Bhaskar Foundation contributes its bit through some modest initiatives and attempts to bring in a positive change in the society.
Various corporate social responsibility activities and projects are being implemented in states including Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan, Punjab, Haryana, Gujarat, Bihar, Odisha, Jharkhand, Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir etc. Bhaskar Foundation have been trained more than 1,30,000 beneficiaries in various fields and today most of them are earning their livelihood through self or wage employment.
Foundation covers a broad spectrum of issues including:
? Education, Skill Development
? Livelihood generation and employment
? Healthcare and sanitation
? Agriculture and Rural Development
? National Security
? Empowerment of Girl Child
MESSAGE FROM THE CHAIRMAN
Mr. Sanjay Ganjoo worked in Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI) the apex business organization of India for 13 years. He worked at various levels and at the time of leaving he was Director Trade Fairs. He worked on various business sectors and promoted business, investment and trade. The sectors include Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, Construction, Aviation, Power, Telecom, Health, Defense, Mining etc. While working in FICCI he traveled to more than 25 countries across globe and interacted with many Government and Private Institutions. He was associated with many prestigious events of the country from conceptualization to implementation including Pravasi Bharti Diwas, Vibrant Gujarat, Aero India, India Chem, India Aviation, India Electricity, India Aviation, Arogya etc. He also represented India at many important Global events.
He joined Bhaskar Foundation (Dainik Bhaskar Initiative) as CEO in year 2008 and was responsible for carrying out CSR activities of Dainik Bhaskar Group the largest and most admired Media Brand. The Group has diversified business interests in sectors including Power, Textiles, Agro Processing, Real Estate, Mining etc.
In year 2016 he was appointed as Chairman and Trustee of Bhaskar Foundation. The Foundation works in various sectors of social development including skill development, water conservation, rural development, healthcare, education and sanitation. Various projects on above focus areas are being implemented in states including MP, Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan, Haryana, Punjab and Gujarat. Skill Development has been a major focus area of Bhaskar Foundation and since last seven years more than one lakh unemployed youth mostly from rural areas and deprived sections of society have been trained and provided placement linkages
He is member of the Governing Body of IIM Jammu.
Mr. Sanjay Ganjoo is also Director General of Indian Federation of Green Energy (IFGE) an Industry Organisation for Green Energy Companies. IFGE is an Industry body for Green Energy Companies. IFGE has been working extensively on Development of Bamboo Sector in India and has organized the largest conference ?Global Bamboo Summit? at Indore in 2106. IFGE has been instrumental in bringing policy changes in terms of amendment of Forest Act and also in revival of Bamboo Mission through its intense effort of convincing policy makers. He is Secretary of People of Indian Origin Chamber of Commerce & Industry (PIOCCI) an organization which supports initiatives for PIO/NRI community.
Mr. Sanjay Ganjoo has studied upto M.Sc. in Statistics from Kashmir University. He has spoken at many national and international conferences and has been participating through debates and panel discussions on electronic media.
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