Social and Community Activity in 2017

March 31, 2017 |    2395

Blood donor activities were held in March 2017 at the office of the Company's Chicken Slaughterhouse business unit located in Jabon Village, Bogor. Blood Donor activities will be made into a routine agenda every 3 months with the aim to foster a sense of caring among employees in helping people in need of blood.

On March 25, 2017, the Company conducted a visit and an activity with 70 PAUD (Pendidikan Anak Usia Dini/Early Childhood Education) children from Tunas Mulia School, Bantar Gebang, Kota Bekasi as a form of awareness of the Company towards education, especially education for scavengers. Tunas Mulia School is an informal school specially established to house scavengers who can not afford formal education. Activities undertaken during the visit include ice breaking to build shared closeness, celebrating birthdays for students who had birthday in March, story telling that teached about the meaning of family life, dental health education, and hand painting to train children motor skills. The Company also provides donation of stationery, toiletries, and dinner set from porcelain (cooperation with group company, PT Indo Porcelain).

As a form of concern for the lives of the elderly, in March 2017, the Company through Layer business unit in Banjarmasin had hold a social service at the Setia Asih Nursing Home, Ujung Baru Village-Banjarmasin. The company provided basic needs for 16 elderly people who are on average 60 years old. The Setia Asih Nursing Home is a place and hope for the elderly to live together as a big family in spending their old age.

To support the fulfillment of nutritious food for children under five, the Company undertook a nutritious food distribution program in the form of food consists of protein and sufficient calories in a number of Posyandu and PAUD (Pendidikan Anak Usia Dini/Early Childhood Education) located near the Company's business unit. It is expected that this program can help fulfill the nutritional intake for the children as well as improve the students' ability to actively learn and follow the activities of early childhood. This program has been implemented since February 2017 and in the future it will be implemented on a continuous monthly basis, as a form of commitment of the Company to improve the quality of human resources, especially at the toddlers stage of growth. Throughout March 2017, Commercial Farm business units located in Bogor, Cianjur, Sukabumi, Tangerang and Serang had conducted program in 10 posyandu and 2 PAUD; Business unit of Breeding and Hatchery located in Bogor, Sukabumi, Lamongan and Malang had conducted program in 9 Posyandu and 5 PAUD; Layer business unit located in Banjarmasin had conducted program in 2 Posyandu; and Company’s subsidiary, PT Belfoods Indonesia located in Bogor had conducted program in 2 Posyandu.