A non-profit company, BMW India Foundation, has been registered to plan, implement and oversee all corporate citizenship projects of BMW India, BMW India Financial Services and BMW India Leasing.
The Foundation will go beyond the current programmes to generate greater awareness and promote the causes through various partnerships and associations.
Mr. Vikram Pawah, President, BMW Group India said, “The BMW India Foundation will dedicatedly work on several priority areas which are aligned with the Sustainable Development Goals. Programmes successfully initiated by the Foundation have already benefited thousands of people from underprivileged communities. Committed towards creating a positive and measurable impact, BMW India Foundation will keep on increasing its outreach steadily.”
A press release said BMW India Foundation’s vision is to create a world where everyone believes they have the power to progress. Its mission is to act as a catalyst for enabling, empowering and enriching individuals to reimagine a better future.
Ms. Kathrin Frauscher, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of BMW India Financial Services, added, “True change can be brought by people themselves. This is why, BMW India Foundation’s programs are based on the principle of ‘helping people help themselves’.”