ISLAMI BANK BANGLADESH LIMITED

Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited a first generation private commercial bank of the country is discharging social responsibility by creating employment opportunities for and ensuring healthy working environment and financial securities. IBBL operates various welfare activities directly and through Islamic Bank Foundation (IBF). Besides, IBBL has devised several special deposit and investment products for the less fortunate segment of the country as part of its CSR activities.

Financial Inclusion
  • The rural poor are encouraged to make savings of at least Tk. 10 per week and allowed to maintain Mudarabah Savings Account (RDS) at IBBL. It also allows opening Mudarabah Special Savings Scheme (pension scheme)’ with a minimum monthly installment of only Tk. 100.
  • Small Business Investment Scheme (SBIS) has been taken up for self-employment of educated youths and to provide investment facilities to small businessmen and entrepreneurs without collateral security.
  • Rural Development Scheme (RDS), to create income generating and productive self employment opportunities through extension of security-free micro investment facilities in agriculture and off-farm activities. The poor beneficiaries are also provided with health and education support under profit-free quard scheme.
  • Micro Industries Investment Scheme (MIIS) taken to encourage establishment of micro industries in different areas of the country by the potential entrepreneurs.
Disaster relief
  • During various natural disasters, IBBL came forward with activities for the victims directly and through donating into government funds.
Education
  • IBBL awards scholarships among the meritorious wards of the bank officials and the meritorious students of Banking & Finance Department of Dhaka University, Chittagong University and Manarat International University.

JAMUNA BANK LIMITED

Jamuna Bank is committed to discharge its duties for the service of downtrodden people of the society. The bank’s CSR activities are about addressing the needs of all the stakeholders in an appositive and meaningful manner. The bank authority established Jamuna Bank Foundation for performing CSR activities.

Financial Inclusion
  • The board sanctioned a fund of Tk. 10.00 Crore for disbursement of agro loan to the marginal peasants through well reputed NGOs.
Education
  • Providing monthly scholarship to 60 social-advantage deprived students having GPA 5.0 at SSC & HSC exam.
  • Scholarships to Underprivileged Student.
  • Scholarship to the children of JBL Employee.
Disaster relief
  • Donated a mentionable amount to the government during various natural disasters.
  • Provided financial assistance to the famous artists for the treatment of incurable diseases.
  • Donated to Prime Minister’s Relief Fund.
Health
  • Free Eye Camp.

MERCANTILE BANK LIMITED

MBL is fully committed to conduct its business activities in economically, environmentally and socially sustainable manner. It fosters the motive in mind to build a long-term good relationship with the customers, shareholders, the regulatory bodies and other stakeholders of the bank. In order to perform CSR, the bank has formed a foundation namely “Mercantile Bank Foundation” that plays its role mainly by extending social beneficial services. The foundation strives to preserve and promote cultural heritage and support artistic expression. Each year the bank donates 1% of its operating profit to the foundation for continuing CSR activities.
  • MBL contributes handsomely in the areas of disaster relief, health, education and social welfare.
  • It also provides fund for state-of-art research, as well as for innovative projects in the area of Bengali Literature & language, social insertion and disability.
  • MBL gives award to 8 eminent personalities in every year as recognition of their outstanding contribution in 8 different fields.

MUTUAL TRUST BANK LIMITED

Mutual Trust Bank Ltd. firmly believes that the stakeholders of the bank are not only its sponsors, shareholders, depositors and other customers of the bank, but also the common people of the country including the less privileged and special people. As such, the bank plays an important and participative role, whenever any natural crisis befalls the nation. MTB regularly contributes to the development efforts of the government and other recognized agencies including charitable, educational and healthcare institutions, throughout the country, manifested through donations, sponsorships etc. MTBL plays an important and participative role, whenever any natural crisis befalls the nation. MTBL regularly contributes to the development efforts of the government and other recognized agencies including charitable, educational and healthcare institutions, throughout the country, manifested through donations, sponsorships etc.

Disaster relief
  • Donated Tk. 1 million for the cyclone ‘Aila’ affected people to the Prime Minister’s Relief & Welfare Fund.
Education
  • MTB distributed scholarships in 2008 to 54 poor but meritorious students of the University of Dhaka.
  • The bank extended financial assistance to East west University, University of Dhaka History Society.
Social welfare
  • The bank also extended financial assistance to Bangla Academy, Disabled Foundation, Lion’s Club District 315B, Rotary Club of Dhaka Central, IBA Alumni Association, Bhawaiya Sangeet Shilpi etc.
  • Sponsored International Theatre Festival, Annual Sports of Glorious School, International Symposium on Climate Change, Seminar on Food Security in South Asia organized by the University of Dhaka & Ohio State University.