Belvalkar Housing Company, renowned for its long-standing presence in the real estate industry, continues to uphold its core values of social responsibility and community engagement. With a rich legacy of 53 years, the company has integrated these principles into its business mantra , “Creating communities embedded with values and culture to make way for a better future”. Through various initiatives and collaborations, Belvalkar Housing has consistently demonstrated its commitment to honoring our brave soldiers and their families, supporting quality journalism, promoting and preserving Marathi literature and culture, and empowering women. This article highlights the significant contributions of Belvalkar Housing to the community, providing readers with a comprehensive overview of their endeavors.
Honoring the widowed wives of martyred soldiers on International Women's Day:
Belvalkar Housing Company has made it a tradition to honor the brave soldiers who have sacrificed their lives for our country. On the occasion of International Women’s Day, they pay due respect not only to the soldiers but also to their courageous mothers, wives, sisters and daughters who have endured immense hardship and loss. This gesture reflects the company's deep appreciation for the sacrifices made by these families and their commitment to supporting and honoring the armed forces.
Funding a "Coffee Table Book" for Journalists :
Belvalkar Housing collaborated with the Pune Shramik Patrakar Sangh to fund the creation of a "Coffee Table Book" that traces the journey of the journalist's association. By supporting this project, the company demonstrates its dedication to promoting and preserving the history of journalism and the contributions of journalists to society. The book serves as a valuable record of the evolution of journalism and highlights the vital role played by journalists in shaping public discourse.
Literary Initiative - "ऐसी अक्षरे" :
"ऐसी अक्षरे" is a quarterly literary magazine launched by Belvalkar Housing in 2003 with the objective of preserving ‘gems’ from the rich tapestry of Marathi literature. The company aims to make these literary treasures accessible to thousands of readers for free, promoting the beauty and depth of the Marathi language and culture. The overwhelming support and blessings received by "ऐसी अक्षरे" from eminent personalities like Shivshahir Babasaheb Purandare, Dep. CM Shri. Devendra Fadnavis, and Padma Bhushan Dr. Jayant Narlikar underscore the significance of this initiative in preserving and promoting Marathi literature.
Cultural Festival - ‘‘तुका आकाशाएवढा’’ :
The Belvalkar Housing Cultural Forum organizes annual cultural festivals, one of which was ‘‘तुका आकाशाएवढा’’ which celebrated the revered saint-poet Tukaram, who was an iconic figure in Marathi literature and spirituality. As part of the festival, screening of the film ‘Tukaram’ was organized, allowing the audience to experience and appreciate the timeless legacy of Saint Tukaram. This event showcased the company's commitment to nurturing and promoting cultural heritage, arts, and literature in the community.
Empowering Women through "Swayampurna" Show :
Belvalkar Housing recently aired a show titled "Swayampurna" which focuses on empowering and highlighting the achievements of accomplished women. The show features candid conversations with five self-sufficient women, sharing their goals, struggles, challenges, and successes. By providing a platform for these inspiring women to share their stories, Belvalkar Housing aims to encourage and motivate the audience, particularly women, and foster a sense of empowerment and determination within the community.
'कलारंग महोत्सव' - A Celebration of Art and Culture :
'कलारंग महोत्सव' organized by Belvalkar Housing, is an annual celebration of art and culture. 'कलारंग महोत्सव 2023' showcased various performances and an audio-visual presentation titled “मोठा नट, साधा माणूस” that captures the essence of the well-renowned and widely respected actor Shri. Nilu Phule. With blessings of the Phule family, Belvalkar Housing sought to promote artistic expression and cultural appreciation among the community. Additionally, the publication of 2023’s first edition of "ऐसी अक्षरे" at the hands of renowned poet Shri. Vaibhav Joshi further added to the cultural richness of the festival.
Belvalkar Housing's dedication to social responsibility and community engagement is evident through its thoughtful initiatives. Using the mediums of publishing literary works, organizing engaging events and launching initiatives that promote a sense of community living, the company goes beyond its real estate endeavors to positively impact society. These efforts exemplify Belvalkar Housing's commitment to being a responsible corporate organization and actively contributing to the betterment of the community at large.