Xpress Money brings H.O.P.E to school children in Nepal
~Donates text books to students of Dharan Model School ~
Nepal, April XXX, 2013: Xpress Money, the world's most dependable money transfer brand, recently donated text books to close to 100 underprivileged students between grades VI to X. This donation drive was undertaken by the brand as part of H.O.P.E, their consolidated sustainable corporate responsibility platform, which is Xpress Money's commitment of 'Helping Our People and Environment', focused on inclusive social intervention and community support programs across the world. The first phase of the initiative focuses on Asia, with keen efforts being taken in Nepal in the field of education.
Through this initiative, Xpress Money reached out to close to 100 underprivileged children to provide them with the basics for education i.e text books, taking them one step closer towards obtaining a better education in hope of a brighter future.
Mr. Vinesh Nair, Vice President, Global Marketing & Communication, Xpress Money said, "Through our H.O.P.E efforts, we wish to create a conducive learning environment for education, for the benefit of the lesser privileged in society. An Initiative like this will help us bring about a small change in the realm of bigger plans as we constantly evaluate opportunities across markets to bring even a slight ray of H.O.P.E to lives of people and make a difference."
He added that community support initiatives under H.O.P.E have been identified and rolled out in the Indian sub-continent in key markets like India, Philippines, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka as well.
H.O.P.E (Helping Our People and Environment) is a sustainable corporate social initiative by Xpress Money that focuses on three global themes –financial literacy and inclusion, education and relief work. The first phase of the initiative will be executed in GCC, South Asia, and Asia Pacific with women and school children being the prime beneficiaries.
About Xpress Money:
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