Blue Cross Laboratories partnered CRY in a marketing initiative on its products TusQ and KolQ where a percentage of proceeds from sales in India and Nepal, over a 3 month period, were donated to CRY.
B Braun matched the contribution made to CRY by its employees through the Payroll Giving programme in 2006
Bril, a stationery company is partnering with CRY – 1% of the sales of their new range of products, during April to June 2006, will go towards CRY supported programs.
On the occasion of Women’s Day on March 8th, Baccarose organized a promotion of their ‘Chambor’ range of cosmetics in Mumbai. Baccarose tied up with CRY and saluted women who are the support and motivation and the backbone of their families helping children become strong and confident individuals. CRY material was on display at the promotion and Baccarose also contributed towards ensuring the rights of 10 children.
BLUEDART for more than a decade (since 1990) provides us with 1 kg free delivery across CRY offices. Infact, in CRY offices Bluedart is generic to courier. This is a committed partner to the cause of children. The money we save on this service enables us to reach out to thousands of more children. Thank You Blue Dart.
The BMC school at Worli Mumbai provided space for storage for CRY’s Material Bank.
The Director, British Council Division, New Delhi permitted the use of their beautiful auditorium and forecourt to hold our annual Corporate Quiz competitions for 3 years.
British High Commission donated Computers, Printers and Electronic Typewriters to our Delhi office.
BPL donated a TV and VCR for CRY use at our Bangalore office.
Bank of Maharashtra, besides donating to our Mumbai office a typewriter (our first!), they also waived their bank charges on our out station cheques, drafts!
BNP Paribas Bank waived off their bank charges plus provided courier service for cheque collection and allowed us routine banking operations by e-mail.
British Airways supports us by giving free air tickets for CRY personnel to travel abroad for work.
B4U aired CRY films on its channel at no cost thus saving us precious resources to reach out to many more children. partnered CRY over the last 2 years and continues their support in areas like placing CRY banners; putting a special CRY page on their site to create awareness; covering CRY stories on issues, the child development initiatives it supports; and CRY’s events.
Bangla Ekhon, aired CRY films on its channel at no cost thus saving us precious resources to reach out to many more children.
British High Commission, donated a Mahindra Armada jeep to our CRY Delhi for its day-to-day work, deliveries.
To coincide with the festive season, CRY launched the “Dial-A-Smile” campaign in association with BPL Mobile. Starting 1 Dec 2002, upto Jan 1 2003, BPL Mobile subscribers were asked to bring cheer to an underprivileged child’s life by simply SMSing CRY to the number 279 (the numbers 2, 7, 9 correspond to C, R, Y on the mobile phone). Each time an SMS was sent, Rs.10/- was contributed to CRY. The campaign ran in the circles of Mumbai, Maharashtra, Kerala and Goa, and all funds generated through this partnership were used to fund child development initiatives focussed on education.
Bangalore Central, a mall in Bangalore, raised Rs. 75,000 for CRY by setting aside one rupee from every bill generated in July and August 2004.
Dr. Bani Gupta, an ardent supporter of CRY’s work during her lifetime, continues to support us after her death, with her generous legacy. Her support will give more children the chance to a childhood.
Jonathan Jacob, Head of Training, Bharti Tele, Bangalore, raises funds for CRY, even as he teaches employees to be punctual. All the conference rooms have CRY donation boxes, and every latecomer has to make a contribution.