L-R Nour Hashim, Dogucan Bayraktar, H.E. Mr. Deha Erpek, and Alhaji Jalloh
Karpowership as part of their commitment to meeting their Corporate Social Responsibility has donated school materials to the Kingtom primary school and the people of Bundu’s Compound. Turkish Ambassador to Sierra Leone, H.E. Mr. Deha Erpek whiles giving his remarks at the ceremony indicated that he is very much delighted to witness the event while also expressing his commendation for President Bio’s Free, Quality Education flagship program.
The Ambassador underscored the point that he is in Sierra Leone to fully support all strides towards improving Human Capital development. This donation of the school materials, which includes bags, pencils, pens, crayons and books to the Kingtom Primary school he says, is a testimony to this commitment. The donation will complement the Government flagship project and also provide more opportunities for parents who can’t afford to provide extra support for their kids.
The Turkish Ambassador also disclosed that Turley as the country would love to see the development of the school going kids of Sierra Leone as well as also ensuring that the aspirations of Government comes to fruition.
Country Manager, Karpowership Mr. Dogucan Bayraktar noted that the donation is part of their Corporate Social Responsibility. “We want to give back to the communities and Sierra Leoneans as a whole especially to the school children, he noted.”
The donation according to him will enhance the performance of the pupils in their pursuit of academic excellence, which he emphasized, is in line with the vision of President Bio.
The country manager concluded by noting that this is not the first time they have responding to their CSR commitments and cited many instances wherein they will give food and non –food items to various communities within and around Kingtom and the refurbishment of the St. Edwards Secondary school at Kingtom
Head Teacher Kingtom Police primary school Mrs. Abibatu Masalay stated that she is delighted for the gesture from the company. She praised the commitment of the Karpowership to the respective communities where they are operating and continued that they have always been alert and responsive to meet the needs of the Kingtom communities in various forms.
A beneficiary pupil of the school 12 years old Alie Conteh thanked Karpowership for meeting their school needs and prayed that the God Almighty prospers their business in Sierra Leone.
In another development, the company also donated school materials to the Bundu Fence compound at Kingtom, the recipients of the donations such as the Mamy Queen of the community; Abibatu Kanyanko praised the resilience of the company in providing the needs of their immediate communities.