Xpress Money extends warmth to the underprivileged
~ Donates 800 blankets in association with RDRS ~
Dhaka-Bangladesh, January 30, 2013 : Xpress Money, one of the most dependable money transfer brands, in association with RDRS, a renowned NGO and one of Xpress Money's agent partner, distributed 800 blankets among the cold-hit people of Kurigram district.
In light of the cold wave sweeping over the country, particularly the northern areas of Bangladesh, Xpress Money has extended a helping hand to the needy. The blankets were distributed at Narayanpur char under Nageshwari thana in Kurigram district.
"At Xpress Money we are sensitive to community needs and are committed to addressing them. There are many people who are suffering due to the harsh weather conditions prevailing in the country currently, said Mr. Shamin Iftakhar, Country Manger, Business Development, Xpress Money. "We would like to thank our social media followers for sharing this noble idea on our community page. We were looking to extend a community program in Bangladesh and their feedback galvanized our intent. Realizing the intensity of this cold-wave, we decided to extend our support to the lesser privileged in Bangladesh. Xpress Money, as a brand is receptive to such suggestions and is dedicated to materializing them," he added
This event of blanket distribution by Xpress Money and RDRS was attended by Mr. Abu Hanif, Union Parisad Chairman, Mr. Mizanur Rahman Mondal, TNO of Nageshwari Thana, Mr. Shafi Khan, President of Kurigram Press Club, Mr. Lutfor Rahman, Manager of Janata Bank Nageshwari branch, Mr. Goutam Hawlder, Co-ordinator operation, RDRS, along with other local authorities and officials from Xpress Money and RDRS.
The Blanket Donation Drive is a part of Xpress Money's CSR initiatives under the H.O.P.E program, which stands for "Helping Our People and Environment".