As per the directions of the Ministry, various CSR activities have been initiated by VPA as corporate citizen, within the Port city as well in other areas of port’s interest.
Ministry has formulated guidelines for taking up of various CSR activities by the Major Ports, vide its letters Dt: 03.12.2011 and revised CSR guidelines 04.03.2020. All the CSR proposals that were seeking financial assistance received from various NGO/Voluntary Organization's/ Charitable Trust/Govt. Organization's, will be placed before the CSR Sub-Committee’s recommendations constituted for the purpose.
The proposals that were recommended by the CSR Sub-Committee will be placed before the board for its approval and for onward transmission to the Ministry for its sanction as per the CSR guidelines.