Nirmal Foundation is a public charitable trust registered under Mumbai trust act of Govt. of India. Mr. Nirmal Kumar, an IIM Ahmedabad graduate is the founder and managing trustee of Nirmal Foundation. Nirmal Foundation is organizing auto rickshaw drivers under a social umbrella brand called‘G-Auto’. G-Auto consists of a group of 10,000 auto rickshaws in Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar and Vadodara and it is expected to grow to at least 50000 in Gujarat by 2012. We have plans to replicate the concept across major cities of India to serve as many as more than 10, 00,000 auto rickshaw drivers by 2020. ‘G-Auto’ concept has brought revolution in para-transit system in term of safety & comfort to passengers, income & job satisfaction to ‘G-Pilots’.
Mr. Nirmal Kumar's other initiatives includes Nirmal Job Bazaar (www.nirmaljobbazaar.com), which is an effort to provide employement opportunity to semi skilled or unskilled youth. Big corporates or small enterpreneures can directly recruit manpower like computer operator, Tally operator, Nurse, Receptionist, Admin staff, Peon. House Manager, waiter, Security guard, Delivery Boy , etc from the website www.nirmaljobbazaar.com.
Nirmal UMEED is another initiative of Nirmal Foundation that provides vocational training to urban poor. There are five centers running in Ahmedabad (Gujarat) under the project with capacity to train 5000 students every year. Nirmal UMEED is sponsored by Gujarat Urban Development Mission (GUDM).