BANDUNG - Towards the turn of the year, PT Kereta Api Indonesia (Persero) provides environmental development assistance to the underprivileged in the Village Hegarmanah Kec. Cidadap, City of Bandung, Sunday (12/15).
The assistance was handed over by KAI in between the 2 notes notes activities around the city of Bandung with the theme of Miboga Sharing or sharing with others.
"On this occasion KAI provided as many as 250 food packages with a total aid of Rp. 25,000,000," said KAI CSR Vice President Agus Supriyono after symbolically delivering aid to the underprivileged in the Cikapundung Babakan Siliwangi Terrace, Bandung, Sunday (12/15) ).
Agus added that each food package contained 2 kg of rice, 1 liter of cooking oil, 1 kg of sugar and 1 kg of flour.
"This assistance is one form of SOEs Present to the Country. We hope to help ease the burden on society, "Agus concluded.
The distribution of Community Development assistance funds is part of the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) activities that are routinely carried out by KAI. During 2019, KAI has distributed environmental development assistance reaching Rp 15 billion. The value of the assistance increased 21% from the previous year which was Rp 12.4 billion in 2018.
As for the distribution of Community Development assistance itself, KAI has allocated seven types of assistance, namely natural disaster assistance, education, health improvement, development of public infrastructure / facilities, religious facilities, nature conservation, and social community.
Meanwhile, KAI became the main sponsor with a value of Rp 15,000,000 sponsorship for the 2 Notes Touring Event in Bandung, which was initiated by the Brompton Flower City Community.
KAI's involvement in this activity is a form of KAI's concern to increase public awareness of the importance of sports to maintain health. Especially at this time the sport of cycling is very popular with people from various walks of life.
The activity, which was attended by 300 participants from inside and outside the city of Bandung, took the starting point on the KAI Headquarters page, Jl. Pioneer of Independence No. 1, Bandung. Then along the city streets until the pit stop Terakan Cikapundung Babakan Siliwangi for the delivery of aid. Then proceed to Bumi Sangkuriang as the end point of the 2 notes & activities. Jo