Social ServicesTo express the gratitude towards society the bank renders various services.
Some of these are :
Teachers Day :
A teacher is the most important pillar of society. He is the main architect of the future of the young generation. Since the beginning (1974) the bank felicitates Teachers every year on the occasion of 'Teachers Day'.
Vidya Vyas Puraskar :
Since the year 1998-99 as a part of the "Silver Jubilee" celebrations, the bank has instituted a prestigious award in the name of "Maharshi Vyas" wherein an honorarium of Rs. 50,000/- along with a citation and memento is presented to dedicated teachers to appreciate and recognize the services rendered by them. The committee members consisting of eminent personalities from the educational field select the awardees. Until now the bank has bestowed these awards to various Teachers at the auspicious hands of Hon. Dr. P. C. Alexander, Hon. Dr. Raghunath Mashelkar, Hon. Shri. Sundarlal Bahuguna, Hon. Shri. Nanaji Deshmukh, Hon. Shri. Manohar Joshi, Hon. Shri Vilasrao Deshmukh and Hon. Dr. Anil Kakodkar.
Other Services :
On the auspicious day of "Anant Chaturdashi" the bank provides breakfast / lunch / dinner free of cost to the police force, N.C.C. candidates, home guards and other social workers who control and guide the immersion procession of Ganesh idols.
The bank has raised "Sainik Krutadnyata Nidhi" and donated Rs. 50,000/- to the Prime Minister's Fund for the help of families of martyrs and injured soldiers in the Kargil war.
In order to avoid traffic jams as well as to save fuel and control the pollution, the bank has provided timers to traffic signal at Kunte Chowk on Laxmi Road, Pune. Ours is the only bank which has provided such a facility in Pune.
On the eve of the bank's Silver Jubilee function the bank felicitated about 500 postmen to express gratitude towards the tireless work being done everyday by these postmen.