KENYA COMMERCIAL bank through their charity fund under the KCB foundation are partnering with the Ministry of Health to support Social development goals specifically to reduce maternal and child mortality in these vulnerable districts.
The CSR initiative is part of the KCB foundation’s continued initiative to make considerable contributions to the vulnerable groups of society especially the needy, the poor, children and women. The first beneficiaries of this campaign spearheaded by the bank will be health centres in Mbale, Arua and Lira Regional Referral hospital.
TheKCB foundation will be handing over 10 neonatal incubators to the 3 health centres at events starting this Thursday 22/10/2015 to Saturday 24/10/2015 in Mbale, Arua and Lira respectively. KCB Managing Director, Joram Kiarie and head of marketing Samuel Matekha will represent the KCB foundation at the handover.
Dr. Jane Aceng the Director of Health Services at the ministry of health will represent the ministry at the same time preside over the main handover at Lira Regional Referral hospital on Friday 23rd October 2015.
With goals like improvement of the living conditions of the communities in which they operate, the KCB foundation continues to invest in areas like health, environment, education, enterprise development and humanitarian development.