Partners

The work that we carry out would not be possible without the strong and lasting relationships with our partners both here in India, and across the globe.

There are several ways to support our vital work. If would like to find out more about the opportunities to collaborate with us, to help change a million young lives forever, we would love to hear from you. 

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Our list of current partners are highlighted below.

Strategic Partners

Asian Paints
Asian Paints is partnering with Magic Bus to implement its Sports for Development curriculum across six states. This programme will benefit 16,100 children which to about a positive behavioural change in them especially in the areas of education gender, health and socio-emotional learning.

Bachi Shoes Limited
Bachi Shoes is partnering with Magic bus to implement its Sport for Development programme in Ranipet, Tamil Nadu, for 2000 children. The programme aims at promoting a child’s right to play, foster gender equity, encourage children to go to school regularly and promote healthy living habits.  

Bank of America
Bank of America is partnering with Magic Bus to support its livelihood programme for 1800 youth across three districts of Hyderabad.

Barclays
Barclays is partnering with Magic Bus to support its livelihood programme in marginalised communities of Pune, Mumbai, Chennai, Delhi and NCR. The programme will benefit 2340 youth across the three states.

Bernard Lewis Charitable Trust
Magic Bus is partnering with the Bernard Lewis Family Trust to implement its Sport for Development curriculum in communities of Mysore and Bangalore, Karnataka. The project aims at promoting a child’s right to play, foster gender equity, and encourage all children to go to school. This programme will benefit 12,000 children across the two states.

Bloomberg
Bloomberg is partnering with Magic Bus to support its livelihood programme in Maharashtra for 450 youth.

BMW India 
BMW India has adopted 300 Magic Bus communities across Delhi, Chennai, and Mumbai to implement its sport for development programme. This project aims at empowering children, youth, and communities by encouraging behaviour change through its sport for development curriculum. The programme will benefit 15,000 children.

Coca Cola
Coca Cola is in partnership with Magic Bus to support its Sport for Development programme for 3500 children across West Bengal, Andra Pradesh, Punjab and Uttar Pradesh. The programme teaches children the importance of healthy and active living.

Football for Hope
Football for Hope is partnering with Magic Bus to implement its Sport for Development programme in Karnataka for 1712 children and trains 68 Community Youth Leaders. The programme imparts valuable insights to children and their communities on the importance of education and hygiene. 

GAIL India Limited
GAIL India is partnering with Magic Bus to implement its Sport for Development programme in Delhi. The programme will benefit 3000 children and 120 youth across 30 marginalised communities. 

Herbalife
Our partnership with Herbalife supports 3000 children from Bangalore, Chennai and Pune as well as 150 children and 25 youth as part of the sports for excellence programme.

Hinduja Global Solutions
Hinduja Global Solutions is in partnership with Magic Bus to support its livelihood programme for 1400 youth across Mysore, Siliguri, and Guntur.

HSBC
HSBC is partnering with Magic Bus to implement its Sport for Development programme in Hyderabad and Pune. The programme benefits 3200 children in Hyderabad and 3000 children and 450 youth in Pune. 

Laureus Sport for Good Foundation
Laureus Sport for Good Foundation is partnering with Magic Bus to help implement the following:

Incubation project: Magic Bus is partnering with organisations to develop and adopt Sport-for-Development programme in their pedagogy and approach with children and youth in states of Rajasthan, Gujarat, and Punjab.

Academia
: Magic Bus is partnering with Universities such as the Lakshmibai National Institute of Physical Education, Gwalior, and Banasthali University, Rajasthan, to offer a six-day Sport for Development certificate course to students who are pursuing Physical Education, Sport Science and Social Work courses. 

Marchesa
Marchesa supports the implementation of Magic Bus’ Sport for Development programme for 2,400 children in Mankhurd, Mumbai. The programme aims at promoting education, gender equity and good health practices among children and the community. 

Mondelēz International Foundation
In India, Magic Bus' partnership with Mondelēz International started in the year 2014 under their community initiative Shubh Aarambh. The initiative is in partnership with Save the Children to address the development needs of children by promoting healthy and active lives and works in 41 habitations across Himachal Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu. 

Magic Bus is also partnering with Mondelez India Foods Private Limited on a youth skill development and livelihood Project in Madhya Pradesh and a sport for development project in Sricity.

Mahanagar Gas
Mahanagar Gas is partnering with Magic Bus to implement its Sport for Development programme in Thane, Maharashtra. The programme benefits 1500 children.

National Stock Exchange
National Stock Exchange in partnering with Magic Bus to implement its Sport for Development in Thane, Maharashtra. The programme benefits 3300 children.

Nestle
Nestle India is partnering with Magic Bus in line with the Nestle Healthy Kids Global programme. The project reaches out to 50,000 students, aged 10-17 years through government schools across five states in India. The project intends to enhance the quality of life by creating awareness regarding nutritional health and active living. Nestle India has also partnered with Magic Bus for an employee engagement programme which will be implemented in selected communities of Delhi. 

Nomura
Nomura is partnering with Magic Bus to implement its Sport for Development programme in Thane and Mumbai. The programme benefits 2800 children in Thane and 3800 children in Mumbai.

Rio Tinto
Magic Bus is partnering with Rio Tinto to implement its Sport for Development programme in Odisha. The programme aims at promoting a child's right to education and good health. The programme benefits 2000 children.

Studiosus Foundation e.V
Studiosus Foundation e.V is supporting Magic Bus to implement its Sport for Development programme in Jaipur, Rajasthan. The programme benefits 2000 children. 

Tata Group
Tata is partnering with Magic Bus to implement its Sport for Development programme in Palgarh district and Thane, Maharashtra. The programme benefits 1500 children in Palgarh and 3300 children in Thane.

TOMS
TOMS shares a special partnership with Magic Bus. For every shoe that TOMS sells, it donates a pair to Magic Bus children. The shoes provide tangible value to our existing health and education efforts. TOMS has been a giving partner with us since 2013.

Temasek
Temasek is partnering with Magic Bus to support its livelihood programme for 600 youth in Kalyan, Maharashtra. 

Vodafone
Vodafone is partnering with Magic Bus to implement its Sport for Development programme in Pune, Maharashtra. The programme benefits 9500 children.

Government Partners

Foundations

Other Corporate Partners


NGO Partners

Magic Bus works with a number of NGO Partners within each of the states in which we operate our projects, collaborating on areas such as project delivery, recruitment and training. View our NGO partners.