Deepalaya was presented the prestigious Delhi NGO’s Leadership Award 2017 for its constant commitment towards driving positive social change. The Delhi NGOs Leadership Awards, curated by World CSR Day and World Sustainability Congress, and endorsed by CMO Asia, recognizes best practices and leaders in the NGO sector who have contributed value and powered social change as a strategic tool for sustainable growth. Shri A J Philip, Secretary & CE, Deepalaya received the award and the certificate of honour recently at an impressive awards ceremony held at Vivanta by Taj, Ambassador, New Delhi.
Speaking on the occasion, Shri A J Philip said, “I am extremely happy and proud to receive this award which validates Deepalaya’s immense contribution and efforts in the field of social work. I would like to underline that being listed among the torchbearers of excellence in the NGO sector is not an easy task, and all such recognitions are attributable to a team effort. This recognition in particular is a result of the dedication my colleagues have shown in implementing various CSR programmes on behalf of corporates in the recent past.”
The criteria evaluated for choosing the award winners at this event included incorporating ethical values and developing responsible community leaders, involvement in empowering communities and protection of the environment, building collaborate relationships, effective and sustainable mobilization of resources in support of program and projects, demonstration of efficient management of financial and human resources, good governance practices, transparency and accountability, and so on.