Emirates launches an airbridge between Dubai and Lebanon dedicating over 50 flights to deliver much needed emergency relief support

In the wake of the Port of Beirut explosions which have devastated many parts of Lebanon’s capital city, Emirates is standing with Lebanon to provide critical emergency relief and aid to the hundreds of thousands of people affected by the blasts. Emirates SkyCargo plans to ramp up its freighter operations to Lebanon by dedicating over … More Emirates launches an airbridge between Dubai and Lebanon dedicating over 50 flights to deliver much needed emergency relief support

Safaricom partners with AYUDH Kenya to distribute white canes to 20,000 visually impaired people

Safaricom has partnered with AYUDH Kenya, an international youth movement dedicated to empowering young people to contribute to a peaceful and sustainable world, to distribute white canes worth over KES 30 million to 20,000 blind and visually impaired persons across the country. The project will see 10,000 children and youth identified by the Kenya Union … More Safaricom partners with AYUDH Kenya to distribute white canes to 20,000 visually impaired people

20 million Etihad Guest Miles donated to support refugees affected by the coronavirus pandemic

Etihad Guest, the award-winning loyalty programme of Etihad Airways, launched a campaign on 5 April 2020 to encourage members to donate their Etihad Guest Miles to support the prevention and response efforts in view of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak in refugee settings. An initiative in collaboration with the United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) globally … More 20 million Etihad Guest Miles donated to support refugees affected by the coronavirus pandemic

Equity Group Foundation and the Ministry of Health Distribute the First Supply of Locally Manufactured PPE’s to Public Hospitals

Today the Kenya COVID-19 Fund Board flagged off the first consignment of locally manufactured PPEs to public hospitals in Kenya. In collaboration with the Ministry of Health and Equity Group Foundation (EGF). The Board through its Health and Procurement Committees is coordinating the sourcing, quality assurance and distribution of Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) for frontline … More Equity Group Foundation and the Ministry of Health Distribute the First Supply of Locally Manufactured PPE’s to Public Hospitals

Emirates Airline Foundation impacts the lives of Kenyans through initiatives in Kenya

Thanks to customer donations, the Emirates Airline Foundation positively impacted the lives and livelihoods of 768 people living in some of the most impoverished communities across Kenya. The Foundation supported Little Prince Primary School in Kibera, Alfajiri Street Kids Art in Pangani, Starehe Boys’ Centre and School in Kamukunji and Agape Community Centre in Kikuyu … More Emirates Airline Foundation impacts the lives of Kenyans through initiatives in Kenya

Safaricom Foundation donates tablets in Kawangware and Dandora

Students drawn from over one thousand households in Kawangware and Dandora are set to benefit from free access to e-learning tools following a partnership between Safaricom Foundation and Dignitas, a non-governmental organisation that works to provide access to education in urban slums.  “The current COVID-19 crisis has disrupted day-to-day learning which has unfortunately left some … More Safaricom Foundation donates tablets in Kawangware and Dandora

Ugandan NGO coverts facilities to help fight the virus

Standard Chartered has announced that Joint Medical Store, the Ugandan not-for-profit organisation, has become the first client to make a drawdown under the Bank’s US$1 billion financing commitment to help companies tackling Covid-19. JMS’ drawdown for US$2.2m on a loan facility will help them provide healthcare facilities and supply masks, sanitisers and medicines in Uganda. … More Ugandan NGO coverts facilities to help fight the virus

Safaricom commits 200M KSH to fight COVID19

Safaricom PLC through its M-PESA and Safaricom Foundations is committing KES200 Million toward providing food and nutrition to Kenyans in need.  This financial commitment adds to our ongoing initiative under the “Bonga for Good” programme that is enabling customers to redeem Safaricom Bonga Points to pay for essential goods and donate their points to those in … More Safaricom commits 200M KSH to fight COVID19

Sony Establishes $100 Million COVID-19 Global Relief Fund

  Sony Corporation announced the establishment of the “Sony Global Relief Fund for COVID-19,” a 100 million US dollar fund to support those around the world affected by the COVID-19 virus. Through this fund, Sony will provide support in three areas: assistance for those individuals engaged in frontline medical and first responder efforts to fight … More Sony Establishes $100 Million COVID-19 Global Relief Fund

Safaricom Foundation empowering Kayole Women

Kodero Women’s group from Kayole are the first beneficiaries of Safaricom Foundation’s Ndoto Zetu (phase 2) initiative. The group received tailoring equipment to kick start their dream of opening a tailoring school for its members. Ndoto Zetu which is part of the Foundation’s philanthropic partnerships across the country aims to support individual Kenyans who are … More Safaricom Foundation empowering Kayole Women