Education is an endeavour in which the preceding generation attempts to develop the succeeding generation into abler people so that they are equipped for a better living. Maruti Suzuki India Limited has taken up EDUCATION as their Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). In this direction they have established Maruti Employees Education Trust (MEET) to promote the educational welfare of the children of their employees as well as society on the whole.
The main aim and objective of the MEET is to establish educational institutions for a sustainable development as education is the most important factor in the development of the country. In this age of globalization, ideas can work wonders as they shape and determine the destiny of a man. Dreams have turned into reality and the MEET in collaboration with DPS has spread its wings having established DPS, MarutiKunj and DPS, Sector 28, Gurgaon. The Managing Committee of the school comprises of members of the DPS Society and members of the MEET.
The people who are the active members of MEET are as follows
- Mr.K.Ayukawa-Trustee and Chairman
- Mr.S.Y Siddiqui –Trustee and Secretary
- Mr.Ajay Sethi-Trustee
- Mr.Rajesh Uppal-Trustee
Education to the underprivileged
DPS Maruti Shiksha Kendra, an education programme for the underprivileged is running at DPS, Maruti Kunj. The objective of this project is to educate the children of below poverty line (BPL) families from the nearby villages. More than 200 students in the age group of 5-15 years (classes I-VIII) are being benefited under this project. DPS Maruti Kunj is providing books, writing material and uniforms, and transport facilities to these children. free of cost.