As part of its extensive Corporate Social Responsibility actions and acknowledging the social contribution of the Daw Khin Kyi Foundation, Ooredoo Myanmar donated two fully equipped Emergency Rapid Response Vehicle units to the foundation on January 13, 2020. The handover ceremony was held at Daw Khin Kyi Foundation at University Avenue Road, Yangon and on behalf of Ooredoo Myanmar, Tint Naing Htut, Head of Corporate Communications handed over the ambulance vehicles to representatives from Daw Khin Kyi Foundation.
“This is a remarkable event for Ooredoo Myanmar and we are very glad to have the opportunity to help the community that we work in. We have set out our Corporate Social Responsibility efforts to help promote the need for health and education sector. We, as a responsible business, strive to help close the gap of demands for these two sectors. Daw Khin Kyi Foundation is an outstanding exemplary when it comes social works. We are hereby acknowledging their efforts and lending a helping hand with ways we can contribute,” said U Tint Naing Htut, Head of Corporate Communications Ooredoo Myanmar.
The donated vehicles are well equipped with extensive electrical, plumbing and furniture such as air-conditioning and heating system, patient attendance seat, storage cabinet, folding worktable, work-light, wash hand basin and 110/220V electrical inverter system. It also has an intercom system for communications and medical equipment required for Emergency Response Unit. Daw Khin Kyi Foundation plans to use the vehicles to respond to medical emergencies and humanitarian assistance works in Myanmar.
Ooredoo Myanmar believes that immediate medical and humanitarian assistance should be inclusive regardless of ethnicity, race or religion. Daw Khin Kyi Foundation also works towards the same goal by reaching out and providing assistance where and when necessary. They believe that improvement in one place at a time creates a better future for all.