HFC, as part of their corporate social responsibility, through its Social Club visited the flood affected areas in the West on Saturday 11th Feb, 2011 with food rations, clothes, blankets and bottled water.
The Chief executive officer – Mr Isikeli Tikoduadua read in the papers about the 15 families that were housed at the Girmit Centre and was touched by the it. HFC’s Social Club team together with Senior Management, staff and managers visited families at the Girmit Centre in Lautoka where fifteen (15) families were billeted and then further in Ba where there were many families that were badly affected. HFC, partnered with one of their corporate clients
Mr. & Mrs. Brij Dayal who are executive members of the Lion’s Club and Soroptimist in Ba. The President of the Lions Club – Mr. Bharat Kumar thanked the HFC Team and was touched with the number of items and assistance provided by the staff from Suva, West and the Northern. The Lions Club had identified affected families and the team went out to some of these areas and distributed the food items whilst the remaining food items, blanket and bottled water was donated to the Lions and Soroptimist clubs.
The HFC Social Club President – Mr. Admond Chandra advised us that the staff club purchased blankets food items along with donation of their pre‐loved items such as clothes, school bags & shoes which were distributed evenly to the needy families in Lautoka and Ba.
This relief effort comes after the launch of the HFC Top Gear Disaster Rehabilitation Facility (HFC‐ TGDRF) and donation of $5000 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.
HFC Staff aims to continue with their community work as part of their Corporate Social Responsibilities and most importantly living their values.