IIFL Finance completes 9,700 km journey to spread financial literacy
News Desk, News Nation 360 : IIFL Finance, one of India’s largest non-banking finance companies, along with IIFL Foundation, conducted a 9,700 km journey covering 52 cities across all districts of West Bengal in which 354 street plays were performed to promote financial literacy. Speaking
about the initiative, Saurabh Kumar, Business Head – Gold Loans said that IIFL Finance is a responsible organization pursuing ESG, that is Environmental, Social and Governance, goals among its prime objectives. Financial literacy is not just about the achievement of an individual’s goals and dreams, it is also a cornerstone of a healthy and just society. Portraying a slice-of-life story of a middle-class businessman who has fallen on difficult times, the plays highlighted the importance of saving for unfortunate events and advocated self-reliance as the route to financial independence. The plays were keenly watched by more than 28,000 passers-by from all walks of life who appreciated this unique initiative of IIFL Finance in educating the common man. Furthermore, officials from IIFL Finance were present to guide the audience on how to achieve financial independence.
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Report : Anustup Kundu