MTN Ghana Foundation wins big at Sustainability and Social Impact Awards

MTN Ghana Foundation wins big at Sustainability and Social Impact Awards

MTN Ghana Foundation, the Corporate Social Investment arm of MTN Ghana has gained 4 awards at the just-ended Sustainability and Social Impact (SSI) awards in Accra. 

The awards are; Best Company in SSI Project of the Year (Socio-Economic), Best Company in Educational Sponsorship Project, Best Company in Economic Empowerment and Best Company in Employee Volunteerism Initiatives.

The awards are in recognition of the Foundation’s contribution in delivering on high-impact Corporate Social Initiatives and its deal with reaching inclusive development and sustainable improvement.

MTN Ghana Foundation wins big at Sustainability and Social Impact Awards
MTN Ghana Foundation Team receiving SSI awards quotation for the Foundation’s contribution in delivering high affect Corporate Social Initiatives

Commenting on the awards, the Senior Manager of MTN Ghana Foundation, Mr. Robert Kuzoe said, “The awards are a testament to the impact we are creating in communities across Ghana.

“This year marks the 15th anniversary of the MTN Ghana Foundation, and these awards set the tone for our anniversary celebrations. 

“We dedicate the award to the Foundation Board, the Management, the staff of MTN and the beneficiaries of our impactful projects”, he said.

The Sustainability and Social Investment Awards is an initiative to create consciousness about corporations doing impactful community enchancment initiatives.

MTN Ghana Foundation wins big at Sustainability and Social Impact Awards
MTN Ghana Foundation Team receiving SSI awards quotation for the Foundation’s contribution in delivering high affect Corporate Social Initiatives

It additionally seeks to encourage corporations, CSI/CSR Foundations, NGOs and other implementing businesses to ship high-impact CSI/CSR initiatives that align with Government’s focus on Sustainable Development Goals (SDG).

The awards additionally undertake a multi-stakeholder strategy that leads to glorious outcomes.

This year’s awards had been organised under the theme “Leading the Sustainability Transition Through Private-Public Partnerships and Collaboration”.

Since its institution in 2007, MTN Ghana Foundation has invested $64 million in over 158 main initiatives within the areas of education, health and financial empowerment that are straight impacting an estimated 4 million and a number of others not directly.

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