With the launch of the HFC Top Gear Disaster Rehabilitation Facility (HFCTGDRF), HFC chairman Tom Ricketts and chief Executive officer, Isikeli Tikoduadua presented a $5000 cheque to Permanent Secretary for Provincial Development and National Disaster Management Lieutenant‐Colonel Inia Seruiratu on Thursday 2nd February 2012.
Col Seruiratu thanked HFC Board, Management and staff for such initiative. He said that during these trying times it is pleasing to see institution like HFC contributing to this worthy course and demonstrating their corporate and social responsibility.
In addition to the $5000, the Board, Management and staff have also contributed in excess of $1500 for the victims together with food items and clothing’s which will be distributed by their Lautoka and Nadi branches next week.
Mr. Tikoduadua said: “We have seen and witnessed the devastation created by the flood whilst we were in the west. “The suffering and distress that families and businesses are going through will be traumatic hence we, the HFC team want to reach out to them in these times of need,” he added.