Nase India Press Release V2
We are excited to share a great initiative for Indian Social Entrepreneurs - NASE - will be meeting at Sankalp 2012 this year.
Published on: Mar 3, 2016
Transcripts - Nase India Press Release V2
Nation’s leading social enterprises come together to launch National Association of Social Enterprises,India (NASE India)April 2nd, 2012. ______India’s leading For Profit social enterprises have joined hands to launch an industry body,NationalAssociation of Social Enterprises, India (NASE India). Conceived by a core set of members, includingRuralShores, Ziqitza, Husk Power Systems, Waterlife India, 3S Shramik, Vaatsalya, Logistimo, BarrierBreak and Frontier Markets, NASE India will be a platform for the growing social enterprise sector acrossIndia.Headquartered in Bangalore, NASE India’s Mission is to `Accelerate Sustainable Growth of SocialEnterprises and Nurture Social Entrepreneurship to expand the Social Enterprise footprint across thecountry in all spheres.NASE India has identified four core objectives to support and grow social enterprises1. Set Standards and Guidelines for members and the sector2. Educate and create awareness3. Network / Collaboration platform for members and associates4. Advocate on behalf of its members at various government and international bodiesSpeaking at the launch, Ashwin Naik of Vaatsalya said “NASE India will act as a catalyst for the growth ofSocial Enterprises in India. It is a great honor for Vaatsalya to be a part of the association and we lookforward to expanding our membership across the length and breadth of India.”Murali Vullaganti, Founder-CEO of RuralShores added “NASE India has given us an opportunity to workwith other social enterprises and like minded people and be able to contribute to the development ofvarious social sectors. I am sure getting a headstart with this association will be invaluable to themembers.”… Member NASE India and CEO/Founder of ….. said” “… Member NASE India and CEO/Founder of ….. said” “… Member NASE India and CEO/Founder of ….. said” “About NASE IndiaNASE is a voluntary, non political, non profit making organization established to function as an industrybody for Social Enterprises.
Some of its functions are to: - Facilitate growth of profit oriented / commercial social enterprises involved in delivering services to the under-served - Develop values based corporate governance and practices for such social enterprises to follow and roll out an accreditation system to be followed by social enterprises across the country - Create a platform for such social enterprises to leverage each others’ strengths, to scale and sustain their core activities through a network of advisors and mentors, and where relevant to facilitate providing shared / common services to members, to be used at their optionFor more details,ContactSaloni Malhotrasaloni@naseindia.orgRitu Georgeritu@naseindia.org