Social Activity / Responsibility
Pune, 17th April, 2020: Employees of Bank of Maharashtra contributed and donated Rs. 5.00 Crore (Rs. Five Crore) to the PM-CARES Fund in fighting COVID-19 caused by Novel Corona Virus, the pandemic faced by the world at present.
Pune, 13 December, 2019: Employees of Bank of Maharashtra contributed one-day salary towards Maharashtra Chief Minister’s Relief Fund at Mantralaya, Mumbai. Shri V N Kamble, General Manager & Zonal Manager, Mumbai Zone, Bank of Maharashtra handed over the cheque of Rs. 2,35,00,000/- (Rs. Two Crore Thirty-Five Lakh Only) to Hon’ble Chief Minister of Maharashtra State, Shri Uddhav Thackeray
15 August 2019: School children from Pune Vidyarthi Gruh, an orphanage in Pune were the special invitees to this 73rd Independence Day celebrations. School bags, bathing kit, writing material and other gifts were distributed to the children of Pune Vidyarthi Gruh at the hands of Hon’ble MD & CEO Shri A S Rajeev Sir.
10 August 2019: Employees of Bank of Maharashtra on Friday contributed Rs. 2,13,66,295 to the Odisha Chief Minister’s Relief Fund (CMRF) for the ongoing relief and restoration work post cyclone ‘Fani’ that hit the Odisha Coast on May 3. Bank’s Executive Director Alekha Charan Rout handed over the cheque to Hon’ble Chief Naveen Patnaik
Thiruvananthapuram, 25.10.2018: Considering the social responsibility, employees of Bank of Maharashtra had contributed their one day salary towards Kerala Chief Minister distress relief fund established for flood affected citizens. Mr. A C Rout , Executive Director ,Bank of Maharashtra , handed over the cheque of Rs. 2,39,02,192. (Rs. Two Crore Thirty Nine lakhs , Two Thousand One hundred and Ninety Two Only) to Hon’ble Chief Minister of Kerala Shri Pinarayi Vijayan towards Flood relief fund in a function held at Thiruvananthapuram , Kerala on 25/10/2018 . Shri Rajesh Kumar Singh , Zonal Manager ,Chennai zone along with Bank officials were also present for the function.
Bank of Maharashtra & staff together donate Rs. 21 Lakhs to Naam Foundation. Shri. Narendra Kabra, General Manager, IT & Sudhakar Dhodapkar, with Suresh Nangare from Retirees of Bank of Maharashtra presented two cheques worth Rs. 21 lakhs to NAAM foundation at Bank of Maharashtra’s head office at Lokmangal, Pune. General managers of the Bank Shri Rajkiran Bhoir, M. C. Kulkarni, and Manoj Biswal were present on the occasion. The foundation started by Nana Patekar and Makarand Anaspure, works towards the betterment of farmers in the drought-prone areas of Marathwada and Vidarbh in the Maharashtra.
Bank of Maharashtra has donated Rs. 10,00,000/- (Ten Lakhs) to “NATIONAL SPORT’S DEVELOPMENT FUND” by the hands of Executive Director Sh. R. K. Gupta. Cheque was handed over to Sh. Rajiv Yadav, Secretary Sports. Zonal Head, Delhi Zone Sh. C. K. Verma was also present in the function .
Chairman & Managing Director of Bank of Maharashtra Shri S. Muhnot and Executive Diretcor Shri R. K. Gupta has handed over the cheques of Rs 1.25 crore to Hon’ble Finance Minister Shri Arun Jaitely as CSR contribution under Swatch Bharat Kosh and Prime Minister Relief Fund on 3rd June 2015.
Bank of Maharashtra donates Food, Water and Medical kits under CSR activities to Malingaon Seen in photo : Shri. R.K.Gupta, Executive Director (4th from right) and Shri. S. Bharatkumar, General Manager, Resource Planning (3rd from left) flagging off the vehicle sent by Bank of Maharashtra with Relief material donated to Malingaon.
Bank of Maharashtra sponsors 87th Sammelan 2014 to be organized by Maharashtra Sahitya Parishad. Shri.R.Athmaram Executive Director of the Bank handed over a sponsorship cheque of Rs.3, 00,000/-(Rupees Three Lakhs) to Shri. Vijay Kolte, President.
Bank of Maharashtra has donated Rs. 2.00 lakhs to Shri Apang Vikas Mandal Saswad. The Mandal runs a Residential School for special children named as Jeevan Vardhini Matimand Nivasi Vidyalaya in Dive, Dist. Pune. The donated amount will be used for the construction of School building. Seen in photo (L-R): Shri Balasaheb Zende, Founder, Shri Apang Vikas Mandal Saswad, Shri Shashikant Mukim, Branch Manager, Saswad branch, Shri. S. Bharatkumar, General Manager, Planning, Bank of Maharashtra, Shri Sanjay Rudra, Zonal Manager, Pune East Zone, Bank of Maharashtra.
Bank of Maharashtra Contributed Rs. 251.00 lakhs towards Chief Minister’s Relief Fund (Drought - 2013) for Drought Relief. Seen in photo (L-R): Shri S. Bharatkumar, General Manager, Planning, Shri Narendra Singh, C & MD, Bank of Maharashtra, Shri Prithviraj Chavan, Hon’ble Chief Minister, Maharashtra, Shri P. M. Khan, General Manager, Mumbai City Zone.
Chairman and Managing Director Mr. Narendra Singh & Executive Director Mr. C VR Rajendran felicitating two Maha Bank Meritorious Scholarship awardees Ms. Payal Vilas Chavat from Varvand District Pune and Ms. Isha Anirudha Patankar and their parents, who secured 100% and 98.4% marks respectively.
Ceiling fan donated by Branch manager Loni (Varud) Branch, Amravati Zone to Zila Parishad Girls Primary School Yevda as a part of CSR activity. Bank has donated Rs.15000/- to improve hygiene and basic amenities to 551 Govt. primary schools.
Bank's Rural Development Centres at Hadapsar and Bhigwan are undertaking vaious developmental activities for the benefit of the famers vi. Lab to Land project, reuse / rehabilitation of Saline Soil and advice on scientific use of inputs for optimum results.
The Mahabank Agricultural Research and Rural Development Foundation (MARDEF) is active in socio-economic development of villages by encouraging farmers to take diversified activities like dairy, EMU farming, goat rearing, grape cultivation, horticulture and scientific use of various inputs like fertilizers etc. The foundation assists farmers, especially small and marginal farmers, in receiving timely bank credit.
The Bank has established Five Mahabank Self Employment Training Institutes (MSETI), one each at Pune, Aurangabad, Nagpur, Nasik and Amravati. These provide training to rural youth and women for self employment. A total of 4605 candidates have been trained by the institutes so far.
Gramin Mahila Va Balak Vikas Mandal (GMVBVM), an NGO formed in 1989 by Bank of Maharashtra, is actively involved in formation, nurturing of SHGs and facilitating linkage to Bank Credit. The GMVBVM also helps SHGs to market their products through two sales outlets in Pune City named “SAVITRI”. GMVBVM assists the SHGs to secure quality raw material and inputs for their products and extends marketing and sales support. Matured SHGs are assisted to upgrade into Small and Medium Enterprises. GMVBVM has been declared as Mother NGO by Govt. of Maharashtra.
The Mahabank Vidarbha Shetkari Jagruti Abhiyan, a joint effort of Bank of Maharashtra and Hanuman Vyayam Prasarak Mandal has reached out to more than 5750 Farmers in distress in six districts of Vidarbha through counselling and training sessions