By : Shaima Hassan
In parallel with the State’s efforts to assist the neediest people in overcoming the COVID-19 crisis, Orange Egypt decided to extend its support and efforts it started before the month of Ramadan in cooperation with Misr El Kheir Foundation by launching a new initiative to provide food supplies to thousands of Egyptian families during the holy month of Ramadan. The new initiative is part of Orange continuous efforts to support the Egyptian families amid the coronavirus outbreak and its critical repercussions on jobs and businesses for the irregular daily workers.
Accordingly, Orange is contributing to supply thousands of families with disinfectants and sanitizers along with food supplies to help them take all the needed preventive measures and continue to earn their living while taking into account that these disinfectants are essential in the current time and can serve as protective shields against the infection of COVID-19 virus.
The food distribution process is scheduled to cover 17 governorates in Egypt where the first phase will include cities of Aswan, Luxor, Halayeb, Qena and Beni Suef.
It’s worth mentioning that Orange Egypt launches diversified initiatives and campaigns as part of its corporate social responsibility activities towards the neediest groups of the society to provide them with financial, moral, economic, social and health support. These initiatives come in cooperation with the largest charitable foundations with a long history in this regard. In addition, the company also collaborates with the governmental bodies working in this field and most importantly the Ministry of Social Solidarity and the Ministry of Health to support in several activities that better serve the community.