Reliance Foundation

Founded in 2010, Reliance Foundation was set up to drive the various
philanthropic initiatives of RIL.

Throughout our journey, we have made a difference to the lives of

70+Million people
across India

From the remotest villages and towns to metropolitan cities, we have nurtured stories of hope, resilience, and transformation.

We are creating change in the areas of Rural Transformation, Health, Education, Sports for Development, Disaster Response, Arts, Culture & Heritage, and Urban Renewal.


Reliance Foundation has also established strategic partnerships with
organizations that have the technical expertise and experience to
undertake various programmes in the identified focus areas of operation.

Partnered with Indian Olympic Association for Olympics, Commonwealth and Asian Games to make India a global sporting powerhouse

Partnered with the Athletics Federation of India to support the holistic development of Indian athletes and grow India’s Olympic movement

Partnered with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to empower one million women entrepreneurs across India to help them achieve an annual income of at least ₹1 lakh

Partnered with Vital Voices to launch the WomenLead India Fellowship to nurture women leaders in the social sector

Partnered with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) for the WomenConnect Challenge India to bridge the gender divide in India

Rural Transformation

Our Rural Transformation initiatives address critical development indicators such as rural livelihoods, water, food and nutrition,
women’s empowerment, and access to knowledge resources. Our initiatives have so far reached 17.6+ million people.


Reliance Nutrition Gardens
(RNGs) set up across 8 states in FY2022-23


Cubic metres of water
harvesting capacity created


Villages empowered


We are committed to enhancing India’s healthcare ecosystem through community health initiatives and health outreach to
vulnerable communities. We also strive to make primary, secondary, and tertiary healthcare services accessible to all. During
the COVID-19 pandemic, Reliance launched a multi-pronged response by leveraging infrastructure and resources.

Our “Health for All” initiatives include:


Health consultations


Corneal transplants
supported under Drishti


We aim to provide opportunities for the young to develop themselves into future citizens who contribute to society.


Children and teachers impacted through
education initiatives


Supported by DHA Scholarships
for marginalised communities


Schools across 7 states
for digital classrooms

Disaster Response

We provide a quick response to mitigate the effects of natural disasters. This includes early warnings, mobilisation and distribution of relief
materials, and supporting local governments to help communities affected by disasters, including post-disaster relief.


People supported by relief activities


Our initiatives in sports include Reliance Foundation Youth Sports (RFYS), Reliance Foundation Young Champs (RFYC), Reliance Foundation Jr.
NBA, and Reliance Foundation Olympics Initiatives. Our initiatives offer a platform for budding athletes across India to develop their talent and
prowess in various sporting segments.


Youth and children reached

Arts, Culture & Heritage

We support and promote India's art, culture and heritage. We also help in the revival and upkeep of public spaces.

Urban Renewal

Urban renewal spans massive modernisation initiatives that enrich public spaces to improve the quality of life and infrastructure in cities.

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