DHL the leading logistics and courier company on Saturday September 19, 2015 hosted over 100 school children between the ages of 8 to 13 from the SOS. It was a day of fun, games, entertainment, food and drinks.
Among the sporting activities was a kickball competition and football for the boys featuring 6 teams. There were trophies for the first and runner up positions. The event was also an occasion for the SOS children to interact with the DHL Staff and their families.
All the 100 school children were presented with school kits, including books, pens, rulers.
DHL has a long history of support and partnership with SOS Hermann Gmeiner School and this was an opportunity to further strengthen this cooperation and partnership.
Other CSR Corporate Social Responsibilities include support to the Marie Antoinette Cheshire Home for the cerebral palsy patients, and school for the deaf in Virginia.
DHL has been operating in Liberia since 1983 and currently has 15 offices and service points in Monrovia, Harbel, Buchanan, Gbarnga and Kakata. DHL also operates its owned cargo aircraft 5 times a week into Liberia serving the business community, the Government and private individuals.
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