Strong, resilient, and inclusive communities
The umbrella entity of Vedanta’s community development initiatives that creates resilient communities in India.
Empowering communities, transforming lives, and facilitating nation-building through sustainable and inclusive growth.
The Foundation will adhere at all times, to the highest ethical standards. It will constantly leverage the use of technology to maximise efficiency.
There will be a strong focus on disadvantaged women and children and the elimination of hunger, so that “no one goes hungry to bed”. Whereas healthcare, education and skill development will be the major thematic areas, the foundation will endeavor to address national and local crises as and when they occur. The implementation of projects and programmes will be driven by the need for a strong connect with grassroots communities. At the heart of the Foundation's efforts will be a deep and abiding commitment to nation building and to the upliftment of the poor and marginalised.
Key Initiatives of Anil Agarwal Foundation
To unlock the full potential of communities and become valuable contributors to India's growth story, the Anil Agarwal Foundation (AAF) has rolled out a plan to invest INR 50 bn over the next 5 years in social impact projects with a focus on healthcare, nutrition, women & child development, animal welfare, and grassroots level sports.
Vedanta's flagship project, Nand Ghar, aims to transform the lives of 7 crore children and 2 crore women by providing them holistic development opportunities. The project intends to bridge the gap between urban and rural India with a strong focus on health, education, nutrition, women empowerment, and hygiene.
To transform the lives of women and children, 3500+ Nand Ghars have been set up across different states in India.Know More
Nand Ghars in 12 States
Children Aged 0-6 Years Beneficiaries
Pregnant Women Beneficiaries
Community Health Program Beneficiaries
Women Empowerment Program Beneficiaries
Nand Ghars with Solar Panels
Swasth Gaon Abhiyan (SGA)
The Anil Agarwal Foundation has launched the ‘Swasth Gaon Abhiyan’ project which will provide end-to-end healthcare services across 1000 villages in 11 states, impacting the lives of more than 2 million people. This program will be implemented in Tamil Nadu, Rajasthan, Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Uttarakhand, Odisha, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Goa, Karnataka, and Punjab.Know More
The Animal Care Organization (TACO)
Anil Agarwal Foundation has recently launched the Animal Care Organization (TACO), a unique animal welfare project which aims to create a world-class sustainable, and scalable ecosystem for the well-being of animals.Know More