DST a global provider of specialized technology, strategic advisory, and operations outsourcing to the financial and healthcare industries, today announced it distributed school bags and footwear to more than 300 underprivileged students at the Miyapur Govt School (MPPS) in Hyderabad, India.
As part of DST’s Catalyst Program (CSR initiatives), it has been involved in a variety of activities, including promoting education for students at MPPS. DST worked in collaboration with United Way Hyderabad, a volunteer led, non-profit organization established in 2010 to serve those who are underserved and in need.
“In March of this year, DST assisted in the construction of several classrooms at MPPS, and we are pleased to extend our support by providing school bags and footwear for these students,” said Ian Harris, President, DST IT Services. “We are proud to be a part of the transformation of this school and delighted that we are able to help more than 300 students’ primary education.”
“Through its Catalyst program, DST has been actively involved in several initiatives in Hyderabad and Pune as well as in Bangkok, Thailand,” said, Deepak Gupta, Head, HR & CSR, DST IT Services. “These activities include supporting blood donation drives, food drives, Education drives, clothing drives and games equipment donations. DST also sponsors education programs for underprivileged children in rural areas. We are honored to be a part of these sustainable and important community development projects to improve the education and lives of children around the world.”