ABii National Savings and Loans Company Limited, in conjunction with other members of the Tobinco Group of Companies have donated assorted pharmaceutical products and other related medical supplies to the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital Children’s Ward.
The drugs include Analgesics, Haematinics, Anti-Biotics, Dewormers, Ointments and Multivitamins.
The donation formed part of the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) programmes of the company for this year.
Mr. Bennet Ashie,Head- Corporate Affairs and Service Excellence of ABii National who made the presentation last week Friday said that the theme for the company’s CSR agenda for this year is “Health for all and true care for the needy”.
He said the company was founded on strong Christian values and they saw “giving” as a responsibility and a privilege.
He admonished all Ghanaians to give freely out of goodwill and support others who are in need since there is more blessing in giving than in receiving.
A representative of Tobinco Pharmaceuticals Ltd, also mentioned that the gesture formed part of the Tobinco Group’s effort at helping the numerous Ghanaian population who struggle daily to obtain their medical needs.
He was hopeful that the donation would go a very long way to restore hope among many and bring back smiles on the faces of many more.
Receiving the items Dr. Adziri Sackey, Consultant/Pediatrician for the children’s block, expressed gratitude to ABii National and the Tobinco Group of Companies and urged other corporate bodies to do same.
He promised that the drugs would go to the class of people for which they were intended and go an extra mile to restore hope for many needy patients.