Times Foundation is a development initiative working towards equitable, inclusive and sustainable development in India. Our core areas of work include propagating literacy, ensuring health and wellness across social strata.


Chairman's Message

We established the Times Foundation, our CSR initiative, to address national imperatives. These imperatives have plagued our past, slowed our present and continue to stare at our collective future.


  • Women Empowerment

    Times Foundation in its initiative of empowering women, with the support of Christ University, have come forward to support around 117 underprivileged women focussing on self-employment, entrepreneur training, soft skills and personality development, self defence, legal and financial know-how.

     E-waste awareness campaign

    Times Foundation supported the Self Employed Women’s Association by launching an awareness campaign on e-waste recycling by women through Happy Streets at Ahmedabad. This initiative encourages e-waste recycling thus contributing to climate change mitigation and ensures sustainable livelihood for women undertaking waste recycling.

     The New Teacher initiative

    Times Foundation and The Teacher Foundation has started its The New Teacher initiative, a 1000 hour full time, pre-service teacher education program aimed at developing young trainees to begin a meaningful professional career in low cost private schools.

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    Teacher Awards for Excellence in Teaching 2015

    • TAFIT is back again! Times Foundation and The Teacher Foundation are happy to announce the “Teacher Awards For Innovative Teaching – 2015”. TAFIT aims to recognize and acknowledge innovative strategies tried by teachers in their classrooms. TAFIT is open to private, government and special school teachers in Bangalore. The nominee should be currently teaching between preprimary and Std. X. Each school may nominate a maximum of two teachers. Last date for submission - 10th November 2015. For further details contact 080-41131930. To download the nomination form, visit:

    • For registration write to:

    The Launch of The New Teacher training, Bangalore

    • Times Foundation in collaboration with The Teacher Foundation is starting its second batch of "The New Teacher" (TNT) a 9 month programme this July 1st, 2015, which aims developing young trainees to begin a meaningful professional career in low cost private schools.

    • For registration write to: