Christian Prison Ministry Foundation or Baan Praporn: ‘Life Renewed’ Project
One of the CSR projects was led by our employee, Khun Ratta Rattanapimpaporn, who proposed reaching out to children and young adults at the Christian Prison Ministry Foundation. The Foundation cares for children and young adults with past offences and/or drug problems. Through rehabilitation programs, education, counselling, and love, they are able to rebuild their hopes and dreams. The assistance provided to the Foundation included health checks for all of the children, and food supplies in the amount of Baht 62,400. In addition, to build awareness and promote the Foundation, the Company spent approximately Baht 600,000 to produce 2015 Calendars showcasing the Foundation’s young adults and their heartfelt stories.
Year 6: Mangroves Replanting Project, Klong Kone, Samut Songkhram
As a part of the Company’s ongoing initiative to help preserve the environment and reduce global warming, Mr. Rowan D’Arcy, President & CEO of Sri Ayudhya Capital PCL, volunteers from the subsidiary company - Sri Ayudhya General Insurance PCL and young volunteers from the Christian Prison Ministry Foundation, jointly took part in the replanting of mangroves, at the Mangrove Forest Conservation Center in Samut Songkhram. Mangrove forests support all kinds of lives, and acts as a food source and habitat to many life forms as well as providing protection and a natural wall to reduce the impact of strong wind and waves. These forests can also help to reduce the erosion along the coastlines.
Year 5: Preserving the Ocean and Sea Turtles Project, Sattahip, Chonburi
Continuing with CSR activities concerning environmental preservation, the Company’s staff participated in “Preserving the Ocean and Sea Turtles” project which consisted of a donation to help support the program, as well as participating in the replanting of the coral reefs and releasing sea turtles back into the ocean at the Royal Thai Marine Corps, Toey Ngam beach, Marine Corps Bay, Sattahip, Chonburi. Along with the activity was the education provided by the Royal Thai Marine staff on how to preserve the environment better.
Social Contribution Projects
For the Visually Impaired
The Company donated Baht 20,000.00 to the Educational Technology Center for the Blind, Skills Development Center for the Blind Nonthaburi and the Foundation for the blind in Thailand, under the Royal Patronage of H.M. the Queen, and Thailand Association of the Blind, after having met with success of the previous calendar project which helped to promote the awareness of the associations. For the project, over Baht 500,000.00 was spent on producing 20,000 calendars. Ms. Chanidapa Petchraksa, Director of Education, Ms. Plengsri Kamolthip, Finance Manager of the Education Technology Center for the Blind and Mr. Kittipong Suthi, Director at the Thailand Association of the Blind were present to accept the donations.
Year 2: Love in Waiting Project
A scholarship of Baht 62,400.00 was presented to 11 children at the Christian Prison Ministry Foundation or Baan Praporn, Rama 9 Community, Klong Ladprao. An additional donation of Baht 110,000.00 was given for daily necessities. All children were also treated to a lunch.
Year 12: Insurance Family and Friends for the Society
Employees volunteered to participate in a joint community program at Baan Takolang School, Suanpueng, Ratchaburi giving lunch and donated 20 sacks of rice for students boarding at school.
Education Development Projects
Books for Better Future
Led by Mr. Sakrapee Sungkhapan, Senior Vice President of Branch Operations together with Mr. Vorapon Maneerat, Assistant Vice President, the Company presented educational books, totaled Baht 70,000.00 to Mr. Rangsan Kamchai, Director of Baanna Mafeung School, Muang District, Nong Bua Lam Phu.
Computer Room Renovations
The Company donated Baht 100,000.00 to Baan Wangmee School, Nakhon Ratchasima to renovate and repair the school’s damaged computer room and network so that students can get back to learning and developing their skills again. School supplies were also provided to students and teachers.
School Supplies and Materials
Mr. Jackkrawut Srikajang, Assistant Vice President of Sri Ayudhya General Insurance PCL, and employee volunteers joined hands with General Insurance Club of Surat Thani to donate school supplies and materials to the Border Patrol Police Learning Center at Baan Huaytong Surat Thani.
Year 2: Bicycles for Children Project
Over 30 employee volunteers joined this program to provide children with bicycles so that they can travel to-and-from school. This year, Mr. Rowan D’Arcy, President & CEO presented these bicycles to students at Baan Klong Krok School, Pawa, Keng Hang Maew, Chanthaburi.