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India Is Us designated by IIT Roorkee as CSR Consultancy Partner for National Social Summit 2020

Summary: India Is Us, CSR support initiative working with over 70 NGOs, was designated as CSR Consultancy Partner for the National Social Summit 2020 organised by IIT Roorkee.

New Delhi, 18 February 2020: India Is Us, CSR support initiative working with over 70 NGOs, was designated as CSR Consultancy Partner for the National Social Summit 2020 organised by Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee on 16 February 2020. The prestigious annual event focused on promoting social responsibility among the various stakeholders of society and engaging students early to address the challenges facing the social sector.

The Social Conclave saw participation of over 22,000 delegates which included representatives from NGOs across India, CSR professionals, corporate professionals responsible for CSR, donor agency representatives, fund raisers and social entrepreneurs. "India Is Us guided the participants of the Conclave on the clichés that ails the development sector and the importance of students' role in the ecosystem", said Arpit Shrivastava, Head of the Summit.

India Is Us supported the NGOs of the Social Conclave with consultancy to address the various challenges faced by the NGOs including exploring CSR funds from corporate houses and donor agencies for deserving projects.

Debangshu Ganguly heading India Is Us said, "It is very heartening that IITians are now involved in community development and the concept of giving back to the society is being introduced to students as part of the regular curriculum."

India Is Us presented strategies for capacity building and sustainability in the Conclave delving on the huge untapped synergy between the technology excellence and social development sector. "We are happy to see the wonderful initiative of IIT Roorkee, which has created a platform for professionals from development sector and technology to interact and create impactful stories", said Alisha Vijoy from India Is Us.

India Is Us is a CSR support initiative by Crystal Hues Limited, a complete communication lifecycle company, that supports scores of NGOs to address challenges of sustainability, resourcing, capacity building and scaling up.