Message from Chairperson

 

"At Reliance Foundation, our vision is to build an inclusive India by pioneering a holistic model to address our nation’s multifaceted development challenges, and contribute to its collective aspirations. Central to our philosophy is the commitment to enhance the quality of life of people from marginalised and vulnerable communities, by empowering them and catalysing change through innovative and sustainable solutions. Our steadfast endeavour is to create replicable and scalable models of development through an integrated approach in the true Reliance spirit of maximising societal value for all, and making it a movement."

 

Nita M. Ambani

Founder and Chairperson, Reliance Foundation

Nita Ambani is a board member of Reliance Industries and East India Hotels, and leads the cricket team, Mumbai Indians, in the Indian Premier League. She is also the Founder and Chairperson of Dhirubhai Ambani International School, one of India’s best international schools. In 2015, Nita Ambani founded an organization called Football Sports Development Limited, which focuses on developing sports in India through grassroots programs.

About Reliance Foundation

  • Direct EngagementDirect Engagement
     
  • Leveraging TechnologyLeveraging Technology
     
  • Creating Models of DevelopmentCreating Models of Development
     
  • Long Term SustainabilityLong Term Sustainability
     
  • Outcome and Impact OrientationOutcome and Impact Orientation
     

Reliance Industries Limited (RIL), through Reliance Foundation, has significantly contributed to and made measurable progress toward its vision of an inclusive India. Moving well beyond its business activities, the RIL Group contributes to a positive societal impact through diverse community engagement initiatives.

Led by Smt. Nita M Ambani, Reliance Foundation was set up in 2010 to provide impetus to various philanthropic initiatives of RIL. The efforts of the group have already touched the lives of more than 10 million people across India in more than 10,500 villages and 50 urban locations.

The Foundation has a comprehensive development approach. Its prime objective is to create and support meaningful activities through innovative institutions to address some of India’s most pressing developmental challenges.

The Foundation lays significant emphasis on leveraging technology for developmental solutions. Following its model of direct engagement, the Foundation directly reaches out to the affected communities through trained professionals.

Over the years, Reliance Foundation’s initiatives have continued to evolve, while remaining responsive to the ever-changing needs of society. The Foundation is currently focusing on creating change in areas of Rural Transformation, Health, Education, Sports for Development, Disaster Response, Arts, Culture & Heritage and Urban Renewal.

To maximize its reach and improve outcomes, Reliance Foundation has also established strategic partnerships with organizations that have the technical expertise and experience to
undertake various programmes in the identified focus areas
of operation.

Our Reach

 
 
 
 
 

Annual Report

  • 2015 - 2016

    Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) has made a significant contribution and measurable progress towards its vision of inclusive development in India. Beyond its business operations, RIL continuously strives to make a difference to underprivileged communities through its philanthropic ventures.

  • 2013 - 2014

    The Foundation has a comprehensive development approach. Its prime objective is to create and support meaningful activities through innovative institutions to address some of India’s most pressing developmental challenges.

  • 2012 - 2013

    At Reliance, growth is not just centered on profits; we place sustainable development at the core of our business decisions and align our sustainability strategy with our business goals.

Careers

 

Reliance Foundation is a non-profit organization that aspires to Change Lives and Empower India. We seek highly motivated and qualified individuals to engage with Reliance Foundation in areas of Rural Transformation, Health, Education, Sports for Development, Disaster Response, Arts, Culture & Heritage, and Urban Renewal. Our team plays an important role in making a difference to the lives of the underprivileged.

Guided by an immensely spirited team, Reliance Foundation is an equal opportunity employer.

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