The Thome Group has won the Corporate Social Responsibility award at the 2018 Seatrade Maritime Awards Asia.
The judging panel were impressed with the variety of different ways in which the company encouraged its employees to take part in activities designed to benefit the community.
Thome employees give up their free time to help those less fortunate than themselves and the community as a whole, in a wide variety of ways including:
- Fun Run “ScholaRun” – A yearly event, Thome employees are sponsored to participate in a Fun Run for American Chamber Foundation Phils., Inc. Scholarship Program to benefit underprivileged kids and build better future and education.
- Project Study Drive – Another annual activity by Thome Philippines which takes place every June. A back to school campaign that delivers basic school supplies to underprivileged children.
- Tree Planting “Plant Trees to Feed the Future” – An environmental activity where Thome employees from the Philippines planted a total of 1,000 Mahogany Trees seedlings.