About Us


CSR TIMES – an exclusive monthly English magazine on Corporate Social Responsibility.   CSR TIMES is the brainchild of ‘First Step Foundation’, a community-based organization working for the deprived sections of society. Founded in the year 2005, the organization aims at establishing an egalitarian society in which there is no discrimination on the basis of religion, caste or sex, and which provides equal opportunities to people to grow and prosper. This non-profit organisation works directly with people at grass root level and encourage them to take active parts in  various welfare and  development programmes  for the betterment of the  society.


The objective of CSR TIMES is to provide a platform for the Corporate Houses and NGOs to showcase their CSR activities so that the good work that they are doing for the society should not remain confined to their internal newsletters. CSR TIMES covers news, interviews, information, facts, figures, and much more on CSR. 


CSR TIMES is proud to have team of talented, creative, and dedicated people.  Lead by the COO Mr Harish Chandra, the team consists of Mrs Jyoti Uniyal (Editor), Consulting Editors – Mr Prashant Das, Mr K N Jayaraj; Dr. Siddhartha Das Gupta; Special Correspondents – Venkat Narayan; Ayush Vohra; Girish Kumar, and other Support Staff.


CSR TIMES is gradually but steadily becoming a niche magazine on the subject and will have subscribers from many walks of life.  Presently, CSR TIMES is reaching top officials in Indian and Multinational Corporate Houses, PSUs, Government Agencies and NGOs. With a robust readership which is growing issue after issue, it is not out of context to mention that the advertisers in CSR TIMES are catching a good number of eyeballs on their brands, products, services and causes.