Shaktishi is a boutique Strategy, Advisory and Training Services firm that leverages strong domain expertise to strengthen Corporates, Non-Profits, Academia, Government Organizations, Policy Makers and Managers to plan their Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) projects and development initiatives. It provides 360 degrees solution that includes Implementation, Grant and Project Management, Strategy and Policy Formulation. It also facilitates strategic and operational planning processes with clients by helping understand the landscape in which they operate, recognize trends and objectively identify areas for collaboration. The vast and diverse expertise garnered over 2 decades by our experts, makes us balanced enthusiasts with grounded experience.
We work shoulder to shoulder with our clients to develop and evaluate strategies that align social impact with economic success. All this while, we consult beneficiaries that include local populations that are directly affected. Capable representatives from these often work with us as part of our teams to deliver bottoms- up solutions. We also engage in stakeholder consultations through roundtables, seminars, conferences, workshops and capacity building sessions so that there emerges a larger consensus towards actions and solutions that are need based.
Strategy & Partnership
Develop a CSR strategy in alignment with who you are and what you stand for, and see how your CSR can become an integral value-add to your business. We help in joint implementation of the CSR projects through our expertise and wide partnership network with the NGOs and Specialized agencies across the country.
Governance and Legal
Shaktishi will help you meet all your regulatory compliance.
- New Companies Act
- CSR Committee & Policy
- Sustainability Reporting
CSR Impact Assessment/ Concurrent Monitoring & CSR Evaluation
We undertake monitoring of the CSR projects on behalf of companies and conduct evaluation and 3rd party impact assessment to assess the actual impact of the initiatives on the targeted communities.
We provide CSR and Sustainability training programs and offer long-term support/ handholding for organization’s senior and middle management to enable the company to implement its policies, deliver the road-map and effectively use sustainability management.
The rigor of working in the social development sector for many years has honed our skills to understand how to bridge the gap between purpose and profit. This means we understand how social change works. We are people who don’t just do their jobs – rather, each day, in our everyday life we live as an expression of our own self.
ShaktiShi in Action
We are transforming the CSR and Development sector, by ensuring that there is proper flow of capital and information, while also engaging stakeholders effectively.
The need of the beneficiary lies at the very heart of our definition for development.
Growth is measured in a consultative, participatory manner, keeping people at the center of this progression.
Projects and programmes have our unique definition of impact for upliftment embedded in the outcome.
The good of all, the law of the harvest – reap what you sow – helps us connect deep down for the welfare of our citizenry.
Conducted multiple CSR capacity building symposiums pan India to promote the mandate of HCL Grant to make an outreach to maximum number of eligible and capable NGOs. These symposiums were done last year in May and November 2017 as well as this year in May 2018. 1500 to 2000 NGOs were trained across the country. Now HCL Foundation is in process to start an Academy with Shaktishi as an implementing partner for NGOs, Corporates, Media Representatives, Academia’s etc. to fill the knowledge Gap and for capacity building on various rules and regulations to work in the development sector along with knowledge on CSR law and its implications.
Advisory and capacity building for co-creating sustainable projects funded by CSR. Advocacy and research for outreach and measuring impact. Roundtable discussions with focused outcome to inform the Government (Ministry of Health) on repercussions of untreated cleft deformity.
Shaktishi has been approved by Indian Army as part of its Operation Sadh Bhawna to be a knowledge partner for taking up market linkage, placement and sustainability for domains of hospitality and retail skill development at the Chinar 9 Jawan Club Project (located within Army campus), Baramulla, J&K. Its efforts have contributed impact fully to strengthen army hands in countering terrorism through peaceful means.
Organized Workshop on CSR impact assessment – Measure to Grow on 6th October 2017 with a focus on Life Cycle of Assessment & Evaluations – from need to impact of development projects. Attended by corporates – public and private.
Collaboratively organized workshop on Effective Development Communication and CSR Implementation on 17th January 2017.
Organized CSR & Sustainability Conference on 19th December 2016 in partnership with TARU.
Conducted National CSR Conclave at BSE on 22nd June 2016-domain expertise provided to CSR stakeholders, along with release of research documents and gap analysis compendiums.