Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)

Purpose  

The South Indian Bank Ltd. is grateful to the society for the support and encouragement in the bank's growth and development. The Bank believes that no organization can make sustainable development without the patronage from the society. The Bank is committed in the integration of social and environmental concerns in its business operations and also in the interactions with its stakeholders. The Bank shall continue to have among its objectives, the promotion and growth of the national economy and shall continue to be mindful of its social and moral responsibilities to customers, shareholders, employees and society. Bank is committed to financing the economic and developmental activities of the nation with concern for human rights and environment.
CSR is a continuing commitment by business to behave ethically and contribute to economic development while improving the quality of life of the workforce and their families as well as of the local community and society at large.
 
Vision
 
The Bank’s CSR mission is to contribute to the social and economic development of the community. Through a series of interventions, the bank seeks to mainstream economically, physically and socially challenged groups and to draw them into the cycle of growth, development and empowerment. At the core of this, its commitment to reach out to marginalized communities through its Sustainable Livelihood Initiatives. The Bank’s strategy is to integrate its activities in community development, social responsibility and environmental responsibility and encourage each business unit or function to include these considerations into its operations whether directly or in participation or in association with or jointly with NGOs of repute, Trusts, Partnership, Corporate or any other such organization as the Bank deems fit. 
South Indian Bank Supports Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2016
 
  
 
  • South Indian Bank’s MD & CEO Mr. V. G. Mathew handing over the Memorandum of Understanding formalising the Bank’s status as CSR partner for the upcoming Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2016, to Mr. Bose Krishnamachari President (Kochi Biennale Foundation), in the presence of Mr. Thomas Joseph K. (Executive Vice President (Admin), South Indian Bank), Mr. A. A. Thomas, (Assistant General Manager (CSR), South Indian Bank) and Mr. N. P. Kurian (GM, Kochi Biennale Foundation).  

     

South Indian Bank Supports Buds Rehabilitation Centre, Ponnani  
 
   
 
  • Handing over ceremony of the school bus for Buds Rehabilitation centre of Ponnani Municipality under CSR initiative of South Indian Bank, in the presence of Dr. E. Sreedharan, by Mr. Paul V. L. (General Manager, Admin) along with Mr. C. P. Mohammed Kunhi (Chairman, Ponnani Municipality), Ms. Chithra H. (Deputy General Manager, RO Kozhikode) and Mr. Thomas A. A. (Assistant General Manager, Planning & Development Dept.).
 
KRIPA (Kerala Rehabilitation Institute for the Physically Affected), Kalamassery
 
  • Handing over of the school bus for KRIPA Special School under CSR Initiative of South Indian Bank to Rev. Fr. Paul Nedumchallil CMI (Director, KRIPA Special School) by Mr. Reddy N. J. (Joint General Manager and Regional Head, RO Ernakulam), in the presence of Rev. Fr. Jacob Menachery CMI (Asst. Director, KRIPA Special School, Mr. Manu Jose (Senior Manager and Aluva Branch Head), students and staffs of KRIPA school.

 

Inauguration of SIB Scholar
 
  • South Indian Bank’s MD & CEO Sri. V.G. Mathew and Dr. E. Sreedharan, along with the students from various colleges in Kerala, who won the ‘SIB Scholar’. Mr Sivakumar.G E.V.P (Credit) and Mr. V.L. Paul, G.M (Admin) also seen.

 

South Indian Bank Supports Parappur Sports and Education Trust 
 
  • Mr. Paul V.L. GM (Admin) and Mr. Thomas A.A. AGM (CSR), South Indian Bank along with the selected candidates of Parappur Sports and Education Trust, Kerala. South Indian bank promotes the budding talents in football as a part of its CSR initiative and has been supporting the coaching programmes initiated by Parappur Sports and Education Trust. 

 

South Indian Bank Supports Regional Cancer Centre(RCC), Trivandrum

  • Handing over ceremony of furniture items for the use of newly constructed Pediatric Oncology OP Block at Regional Cancer Centre, Trivandrum under CSR initiative of South Indian Bank, in the presence of Dr. Paul Sebastian, Director, Regional Cancer Centre by Mr. K Satheesh Kumar. (Deputy General Manager, Regional Office Trivandrum).
     

Handing over of 2 electric cars to Jubilee Mission Hospital

  • South Indian Bank has handed over 2 electric cars to M/s Jubilee Mission Hospital, Thrissur as a part of Bank’s Corporate Social responsibility for promoting ‘Green Initiatives’. The cars are meant for the patient transport and medical exigencies of the hospital and promotes green concept without airpollution.