Sukinda Chromite Mine of the Tata Steel in Odisha has bagged the Asian Corporate Social Responsibility Leadership Award for Community Development.
The award was presented by World CSR Congress at Dubai on Wednesday, a Tata Steel release said.
Sumit Ghoshal, regional commercial manager, Tata Steel, Middle East, while receiving the award on behalf of the company spoke about how the company's founder's vision for community development has been ingrained in all the employees and is being practised company wide, it said.
Voluntarily, several officers of Sukinda Chromite Mine have been sponsoring orphan tribal girls of nearby schools of Sukinda. Due to 'Improvement Activities' done by employees in the work place, when they receive prize money, even that they donate to the needy school kids for buying books and school uniform, it added.