The donation – which has been gifted from the recent CWC Ghana Summit in Accra, Ghana – means that every child at the orphanage has had their school fees paid for all of the next school year, alongside 600 exercise and note books, 35 Maths and English books for the kinder garden and colouring books for the nursery.
250kg of rice, 50L of cooking oil, milk, tomato puree, sugar and soap was also purchased providing required consumables for at least the next two months. Shoes, football boots and clothes were also delivered to the school children.
Head of Corporate Responsibility for the West Africa region, Myriam Chbani commented, “We’re so proud to be supporting the development work in this region. These kids deserve a bright future and we’re excited to be able to guarantee their education for another year.”
Chbani continued, “We have plans to continue helping the orphaned children of this region alongside our existing work supporting the NIBUCCA charity in Nigeria.”
Notes to Editors:
The CWC Group works extensively across the West Africa region donating and supporting charities as well as having a clear policy on using local contractors for its events in the region. For more information about its work in West Africa please visit: http://www.thecwcgroup.com/
NIBUCAA is Nigerian Business Coaltion Against AIDS and supports the development of actionable activities around HIV and AIDS.
For more information about the CWC Group's corporate responsibility please contact Myriam Chbani, Head of Corporate Responsibility and Relations - West Africa on +44 207 978 0000 or at firstname.lastname@example.org
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