“We share an excellent working relationship with Magic Bus India.
We appreciate their professional approach and transparent working. They give periodic updates on the project and are quick to respond to our requirements. Our partnership goes beyond just funding. We regularly engage in project review and jointly explore opportunities to make the program more efficient and impactful.”
Vinod Pandey, Director-Government and External Affairs, CSR, BMW Group India
“The Nestlé Healthy Kids Program is implemented by Magic Bus across 18 states of India, in a manner that immediately engages children and young people across the country. With a focus on creating health and nutrition awareness, the program has seen the visible impact over the last three years. The stories in ‘Stories of Change’ book are told by those who have felt this change. Nestlé and Magic Bus came together to work towards shaping healthier, happier futures for children and youth across India, by arming them with the knowledge they need to safeguard their own lives.”
Sanjay Khajuria, Senior Vice President, Nestlé India
“Mondelēz India has been partnering with Magic Bus since 2014 on various CSR programs across 7 states of India. Through our Shubh Aarambh program, Magic Bus along with other NGO partners have been educating children and mothers to lead a healthy and active life through various initiatives in the areas of nutrition, active play, and health. The program has made a significant impact on social attitude and behaviours towards staying healthy and becoming more active.
Today we are touching the lives of about 100,000 beneficiaries in India and Magic Bus has been a key partner in this journey and success. We value this partnership and are happy that together with Magic Bus, Shubh Aarambh is Changing Lives and Transforming Communities”.
Ophira Bhatia – Director, CGA India & South East Asia, Mondelez India Foods Private Limited
“At HDFC Bank, we believe that education is one of the most important tools to empower society. We are very pleased to support Magic Bus India Foundation because it addresses the issue of quality education to underprivileged children. The implementation of our CSR project is done by Magic Bus team in a very professional way with passion and commitment.”
Sumit Tembhare, Corporate Social Responsibility, HDFC Bank Ltd.
“eClerx Services Ltd. have been funding Magic Bus since September 2014 for Empowering Adolescents in Pune & Mumbai in India. Magic Bus addresses the issue of quality education, thus empowering the 1600 underprivileged first generation adolescent learners to work towards their aspirations.
The execution of our project is carried out in a professional manner with a lot of passion and commitment from their program implementation team, which was also evident through a third-party independent program assessment that we carried out this year.”
Chintan Siriya, Corporate Social Responsibility Lead, eClerx
“Giving each and every child the opportunity to live and grow well is an objective which can be approached through the universal appeal and unique power of sport, but local and international organizations must come together and work towards the same goal if we want to see real change. On behalf of AFDP, I’d like to thank Magic Bus for its key role in this positive movement.”
-HRH Prince Ali Bin Al-Hussein, Chairman, Asian Football Development Project
“Laureus has been supporting Magic Bus since 2009. Over the last four years we have been working with Magic Bus to help them share their expertise and methodology with other grassroots organisations in India and beyond, with the ultimate aim of spreading good practice and knowledge in the field of sport for social change. We are delighted to be partnering with such a high impact initiative.”
-Tom Pitchon, Head of Program at Laureus Sport for Good Foundation