Who Are We
"At BOCL Foundation, our vision is to build an inclusive India by pioneering a holistic model to address our nation’s multifaceted development challenges, and contribute to its collective aspirations. Central to our philosophy is the commitment to enhance the quality of life of people from marginalised and vulnerable communities, by empowering them and catalysing change through innovative and sustainable solutions. Our steadfast endeavour is to create replicable and scalable models of development through an integrated approach in the true BOCL spirit of maximising societal value for all, and making it a movement."
Ms. Anjali Bajaj
Founder and Chairperson, BOCL Foundation
Anjali Bajaj is a board member of Bajaj Enterprises Oil Corporation Limited. She is also the Founder and Chairperson of Bajaj Foundation International School, one of India’s best international schools. In 2018, Anjali Bajaj founded an organization called Football Sports Development Limited, which focuses on developing sports in India through grassroots programs.
About BOCL Foundation
Bajaj Enterprises Oil Corporation Limited, through BOCL Foundation, has significantly contributed to and made measurable progress toward its vision of an inclusive India. Moving well beyond its business activities, the BOCL Group contributes to a positive societal impact through diverse community engagement initiatives.
Ms. Anjali Bajaj, BOCL Foundation was set up in 2018 to provide impetus to various philanthropic initiatives of BOCL. The efforts of the group have already touched the lives of more than 29 million people across India in more than 29,000 villages and several urban locations.
The Foundation has a comprehensive development approach. Its prime objective is to create and support meaningful activities through innovative institutions to address some of India’s most pressing developmental challenges.
The Foundation lays significant emphasis on leveraging technology for developmental solutions. Following its model of direct engagement, the Foundation directly reaches out to the affected communities through trained professionals.
Over the years, BOCL Foundation’s initiatives have continued to evolve, while remaining responsive to the ever-changing needs of society. The Foundation is currently focusing on creating change in areas of Rural Transformation, Health, Education, Sports for Development, Disaster Response, Arts, Culture & Heritage and Urban Renewal.
To maximize its reach and improve outcomes, BOCL 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.