VANI has held regular interactions with business houses and institutions like FICCI, ASSOCHAM and CII with the sole objective of creating partnership and engagement for establishing CSR practices as well as reorienting them to expand their support to voluntary organizations. By establishing such linkages VANI hopes to evolve a collaborative effort with the numerous Foundations and Trusts thereby invoking a new paradigm in the domain of social work. It is noticeable that both voluntary organizations and business houses have developed an interest in partnering which may not be accomplished independently. Through such partnerships in pursuance of common goal, mutual benefits can be gained by exploiting each other’s differences.
As a platform, it promotes voluntarism and creates space for voluntary action.
As a network, it attempts to bring about a convergence of common sectoral issues and concerns for building a truly National agenda of voluntary action in the country. It also facilitates linkages of various efforts and initiatives of the voluntary sector in the country for a multiplier effect, to create and sustain the process of change in an organic manner.