Walchand Diamond Jubilee Trust
The Trust was founded by Seth Walchand Hirachand in 1943. He dedicated the contributions presented to him by the employees of the Walchand Group on the occasion of his 60th birthday to the corpus of the Walchand Diamond Jubilee Trust. The Trust is aimed at general public and employee welfare.
The main objectives of the Trust includes:
- Giving scholarship to deserving students studying in engineering, agricultural, science or technical colleges and institutions
- Providing medical relief in starting maternity homes, pre-natal clinics, free and charitable medical dispenaries for the poor and the needy
- Providing monetary help to the poor and needy persons either free on on such terms and conditions as the trustee may deem expedient.
- Providing relief to the poor and distressed in times of famine, cyclone, floods, earthquakes or other such unavoidable mishaps.