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Smile Foundation

  1. 1. <ul><li>Smile Foundation </li></ul>
  2. 2. Smile Foundation <ul><li>a national level development organisation </li></ul><ul><li>beneficiaries: children & youth </li></ul><ul><li>reach: 100,000 directly </li></ul><ul><li>presence: 21 states </li></ul><ul><li>no. of projects: 130 </li></ul><ul><li>subjects: education, healthcare, livelihood, girl child </li></ul><ul><li>empowerment, advocacy </li></ul><ul><li>year of establishment: 2002 </li></ul>
  3. 3. Progress through Partnership Major Brands working with Smile Foundation <ul><li>FORTUNE 500 </li></ul><ul><li>[from top 100 list] </li></ul><ul><li>06 > P & G </li></ul><ul><li>10 > Microsoft </li></ul><ul><li>19 > Target </li></ul><ul><li>26 > Bank of America </li></ul><ul><li>35 > Caterpillar </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>INTERBRANDS </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>[top 100] </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>03 > Microsoft </li></ul><ul><li>19 > Samsung </li></ul><ul><li>31 > UPS </li></ul>
  5. 5. Major Brands . . <ul><li>ET 500 </li></ul><ul><li>[from top 100 list] </li></ul><ul><li>12 > SAIL </li></ul><ul><li>19 > Tata Consultancy Services </li></ul><ul><li>23 > GAIL </li></ul><ul><li>29 > HDFC Bank Ltd. </li></ul><ul><li>46 > Tata Chemicals Ltd. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Few Other Brands with Smile Foundation ( Total 70 ) <ul><li>Barclays </li></ul><ul><li>Capgemini </li></ul><ul><li>HSBC </li></ul><ul><li>Société Genéralé </li></ul><ul><li>Tata Pipes </li></ul><ul><li>Tech Mahindra </li></ul><ul><li>Asian Hotels Ltd (Hyatt) </li></ul><ul><li>CVENT </li></ul><ul><li>Canara Bank </li></ul><ul><li>Allahabad Bank </li></ul><ul><li>Lotus Herbals </li></ul><ul><li>Jindal Stainless Ltd. </li></ul><ul><li>Symbian </li></ul><ul><li>Supportsoft </li></ul><ul><li>Verint </li></ul>
  7. 7. Other Alliances Institutional & Educational <ul><li>Asset India Foundation, USA </li></ul><ul><li>Caterpillar Foundation </li></ul><ul><li>ChildReach International, UK </li></ul><ul><li>Kids Rights, The Netherlands </li></ul><ul><li>Net4Kids, The Netherlands </li></ul><ul><li>Resource Centre for Sexual Health & HIV AIDS </li></ul><ul><li>Shinnyo-en Japan </li></ul><ul><li>TechMahindra Foundation </li></ul><ul><li>UPS Foundation </li></ul><ul><li>Wilde Genzen, The Netherlands </li></ul> <ul><li>Indian Institute of Technology, Madras </li></ul><ul><li>Indian Institute of Foreign Trade </li></ul><ul><li>Indian Institute of Management, Indore </li></ul><ul><li>Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow </li></ul><ul><li>International Management Institute (IMI) </li></ul><ul><li>San Francisco State University </li></ul><ul><li>Tata Institute of Social Sciences </li></ul>
  8. 8. Our motto Empowerment through Education <ul><li>Education is both means as well as the end to a better life </li></ul><ul><li>Smile Foundation believes that whether you are addressing healthcare, poverty, population control, unemployment or human rights, no better place to start than in the corridors of education </li></ul>
  9. 9. Working Model: SVP <ul><li>Social Venture Philanthropy ( SVP ) </li></ul><ul><li>an application of ‘Venture Capital’ model from the corporate sector </li></ul><ul><li>What does Smile do under SVP? </li></ul><ul><li>Smile foundation identifies, handholds and build capacities of genuine grassroots NGOs; to achieve: </li></ul><ul><li>Sustainability </li></ul><ul><li>Scalability </li></ul><ul><li>Accountability </li></ul><ul><li>Leadership </li></ul>
  10. 10. Good Governance <ul><li>The entire management process of Smile Foundation is based on the principles of good governance. </li></ul><ul><li>Policies and decisions are made through a four-tier system, namely departments & divisions, executive committee, advisory body, and board of trustees. </li></ul><ul><li>The management , monitoring and accountability are governed by a four-tier audit system , namely project audit , statutory audit , internal audit , and external impact evaluation . </li></ul><ul><li>Optimum use of relevant technology is integrated with the whole system so as to ensure impartial monitoring and optimisation of resource . </li></ul><ul><li>A certified Company Secretary certifies compliance with ‘Standards of Good Governance’ </li></ul>
  11. 11. A few highlights from Smile Foundation <ul><li>A. The Working Model – SVP </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>empowerment approach, not subsidy approach </li></ul><ul><li>futuristic, heralding civic driven change </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>B. Partnership mode </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>equity (finance) from all partners – funder, Smile as catalyst, NGO </li></ul><ul><li>not grant giving mode towards NGOs, but reimbursement mode </li></ul><ul><li>C. Programme or ‘long term vision’ approach </li></ul><ul><li>not project / unit approach </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Child Education </li></ul><ul><li>Healthcare </li></ul><ul><li>Market-oriented Education </li></ul><ul><li>Livelihood </li></ul><ul><li>Girl Child Empowerment </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>
  12. 12. Major Recognitions in the recent past <ul><li>Smile Foundation is the recipient of the ‘GE Healthcare - Modern Medicare Excellence Awards’ as NGO of the year </li></ul><ul><li>Mukti Foundation has recognised Smile Foundation as the best Indian NGO in children education </li></ul><ul><li>Smile Foundation website ( is rated as the best 10 websites in India by currently. The other websites in the list are Satyam, TechMahindra, Wipro, IBM, HCLinfosystems, Infosys, AdobeIndia, Accenture, and SurfIndia </li></ul><ul><li>Smile Foundation has been selected to chair the International Child Support (ICS) committee, since November 2008, effective in 22 countries </li></ul>
  13. 13. Major Programmes <ul><li>Mission Education </li></ul><ul><li>Smile Twin e-Learning Programme </li></ul><ul><li>Smile on Wheels </li></ul><ul><li>Swabhiman </li></ul><ul><li>Action For Children </li></ul><ul><li>Special Intervention (Child For Child, Health with Smile, Disaster Management, Individual Support Programme, Be The Change) </li></ul>
  14. 14. Mission Education <ul><li>Through the Mission Education programme, Smile Foundation provides basic education and healthcare to underprivileged </li></ul><ul><li>children </li></ul><ul><li>At present, Smile Foundation has 74 Mission Education projects functional across 20 states of India. More than 35,000 children living in urban slums and remote villages are being directly benefited from the projects </li></ul>
  15. 15. Smile Twin e-Learning Programme (STeP) <ul><li>Through Smile Twin e-Learning Programme underprivileged youth are given training in key employability skills like English proficiency, computer operations, personality development etc. in order to help them get a job in the growing retail and service sector. </li></ul><ul><li>About 1800 STeP students have now been employed in companies like Café Coffee Day, Westside Stores, ICICI, HDFC, Reliance Retail, Big Bazaar, Spencers, Chroma etc. </li></ul><ul><li>At present, 50 STeP centres are operational in 20 Indian states. Smile plans to reach out to 50,000 youth in the next five years. </li></ul>
  16. 16. Smile on Wheels <ul><li>Objectives: </li></ul><ul><li>Providing mobile healthcare – preventive, comprehensive </li></ul><ul><li>to address the issues of </li></ul><ul><li>Accessibility </li></ul><ul><li>Affordability </li></ul><ul><li>Mobility </li></ul><ul><li>Health seeking behaviour </li></ul><ul><li>Target beneficiaries: most underprivileged and deserving population in urban slums and remote villages </li></ul><ul><li>Total reach: </li></ul><ul><li>250,000 needy people directly in 108 slums/villages across 11 Indian states, covering a population of 582,667. </li></ul>
  17. 17. Swabhiman it means self respect in Hindi <ul><li>Broad objectives: </li></ul><ul><li>to empower girl children from low socio-economic strata, enabling them to live with dignity, improve health seeking behaviour, and function as change agents </li></ul><ul><li>Prog. Objectives: </li></ul><ul><li>Self defence techniques, generating awareness Reproductive and Sexual Health issues; covering Safe Motherhood, Child Health, Family Planning, RTI/STI, HIV/AIDS </li></ul><ul><li>Sensitizing adolescent girls on gender issues, Life Skill Education (LSE) including communication and negotiation skills </li></ul><ul><li>Providing Reproductive and Child Health Services through Mobile Health Clinic for currently married women, adolescents and children </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Direct beneficiaries: </li></ul><ul><li> Adolescent Girls (10-19 years) </li></ul><ul><li> Eligible Women (15-49 years) </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Present coverage : 12 communities; 80, 000 population </li></ul>
  18. 18. Action For Children <ul><li>The programme sensitises and involves privileged mass in the development process. </li></ul><ul><li>About 150 grassroots NGOs, 10,000 individuals, more than 12,000 students from many prominent educational institutes like IIM Lucknow, Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, International Management Institute, WGSHA Manipal, Delhi University, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, etc have already joined the programme. </li></ul><ul><li>More than 8 TV channels, half a dozen radio channels, numerous newspapers and magazines have come up with their supports in sensitizing people under AFC </li></ul>
  19. 19. Child For Child <ul><li>Child For Child (CFC) is an endeavour to sensitize privileged school children about their underprivileged counterparts, inculcate values, and thus help them grow up as sensible citizens. </li></ul><ul><li>The motto is ‘ Catch them Young!’ </li></ul><ul><li>Smile Foundation is reaching out to more than 750,000 children (including 450,000 girl children), 18,500 teachers across 945 schools through the Child For Child (CFC) programme. </li></ul>
  20. 20. Special Interventions <ul><li>Health with Smile – reaching out to the needy children and women through standalone curative and preventive health camps across India. </li></ul><ul><li>Individual Support Programme - Support the most deserving and needy children on the grounds of critical healthcare, education and sustainability. </li></ul><ul><li>Disaster Management - Relief and rehabilitation for children and women during natural calamities like Tsunami, Bihar floods, earthquakes etc. </li></ul><ul><li>Child For Child – Special advocacy programme sensitizing privileged school children and help them grow up as responsible citizens </li></ul><ul><li>Be The Change – A sensitisation programme involving catalysts like college youth, privileged citizens, mass media, netizens etc. to motivates others to make a difference their own ways </li></ul>
  21. 21. Our Presence 21 states across India ------------------------------------- Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Orissa, Madhya Pradesh, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, West Bengal, Delhi NCR, Haryana, Gujarat, Maharashtra, Goa, Jammu & Kashmir, Kerala, Assam and Manipur
  22. 22. Offices <ul><li>Head Office </li></ul><ul><li>New Delhi </li></ul><ul><li>V-11, Level - 1, Green Park Extension, New Delhi - 110 016 </li></ul><ul><li>Phone: +91-11-43 123 700 | Fax: +91-11-41 35 44 54 </li></ul><ul><li>E-mail: </li></ul><ul><li>major Regional Offices </li></ul><ul><li>Mumbai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, </li></ul><ul><li>Kolkata, Chennai, Goa </li></ul><ul><li>---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- </li></ul><ul><li>Complete addresses: </li></ul>
  23. 23. Next Plan <ul><li>to replicate </li></ul><ul><li>education and healthcare initiatives </li></ul><ul><li>and the SVP model </li></ul><ul><li>during 2010-11 </li></ul><ul><li>in </li></ul><ul><li>Nepal </li></ul><ul><li>Sri Lanka </li></ul><ul><li>Bangladesh </li></ul>
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  25. 25. <ul><li>“ Be the change you want to see in the world.” – Mahatma Gandhi </li></ul><ul><li>THANK YOU </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>