Shell donates 2 million baht to Thai Red Cross to support COVID-19 community safety and disaster relief efforts in affected areas
Mar 15, 2021
Emphasizes importance of digital transformation to recovery as seen in Thai Red Cross 'Phon Phai' app'.
The Shell Company of Thailand Limited, led by Panun Prachuabmoh (middle), Country Chairman, together with Kamon Kongsakulvatanasook (second left), Managing Director Shell Property Development J.V. and Thitipa Laxanaphisuth (right), Country Manager – External Relations, present donation of 2 million baht to the Thai Red Cross Society, represented by Lt Gen Dr. Amnaj Bali (second right), Director of the Relief and Community Health Bureau and Dr. Pichit Siriwan (left), Deputy Director of the Relief and Community Health Bureau, to provide COVID-19 relief and support several Thai Red Cross Society assistance programs.
Bangkok, Thailand – The Shell Company of Thailand Limited today reaffirmed its purpose as a ‘Trusted Partner for Better Life’ and driving cross-organization collaboration to offer COVID-19 relief and disaster aid by donating 2 million baht to the Thai Red Cross Society in support of its ongoing efforts in affected areas.
Shell highlighted the Thai Red Cross Society’s innovative and digitally-driven approach was contributing greatly to the fight against COVID-19 and Shell’s donation would support the operation and sustaining of its ‘Phon Phai’ mobile application, providing an information hub for citizens and aid organizations to organize relief for those affected. Shell’s collaboration with the Thai Red Cross signifies its vision to be a trusted partner in elevating Thai people’s quality of life.
“COVID-19 continues to impact our lives, both globally and as a country. In Thailand, there are still many people who need assistance – be it financially or in terms of health. In addition to today’s donation to support ongoing emergency aid efforts, Shell continues to partner with the Thai Red Cross Society to promote health, safety, and better quality of life, as well as provide relief and accelerate the recovery of those affected by disasters and unprecedented situations.
Shell’s collaboration with Thai Red Cross Society emphasizes the importance of digital transformation, as seen in the sustaining of the ‘Phon Phai’ mobile application, as well as ongoing support through emergency kits, disease prevention kits, and education programs on first-aid procedures and disaster preparedness. Shell is glad to stand with Thais, no matter the situation, to enhance their quality of life sustainably while creating value for all stakeholders,” said Panun Prachuabmoh, Country Chairman, The Shell Company of Thailand Limited.
To effectively improve the quality of life for Thais, Shell continues cross-sector collaboration, emphasizing sustainable developments such as access to cleaner energy, community skills and enterprise development, and road safety.
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