16 April 2020
EFKO Group took part in a large-scale social initiative
16 April 2020, Voronezh, Russia – Together with other producers of the food industry of the region EFKO Group provides assistance to the needy people.
A project on providing of needy citizens, who have faced a difficult financial situation, with food pachages has started this week. Over 10 Voronezh agro-industrial companies that decided to support the people during this rough period of coronavirus pandemic gave the products. Volunteer organizations joined the initiative of the food product producers: they will transfer the food packages to recipients. In general, it is planned to collect and transfer over 8 ths of the food packages that include sunflower oil, flour, cereals, sugar, meat and milk products and confectioneries.
As noted by representatives of the volunteer organizations, many needy people are not able to cope with difficulties by themselves, as a result they are in the risk group. In such situation it is important to provide financial support and render assistance.
EFKO Group is among the companies that are sympathetic to another’s trouble. Within the social initiative in Voronezh «EFKO» donated over 17 ths bottles of sunflower oil to form the food packages for needy people. It is neither the first nor the last social project in which EFKO will take part.
«We are certainly aware of the state of many people who have faced difficulties because of the pandemic of coronavirus. Of course, we couldn’t stand and we won’t stand aside. For us it is extremely significant to continue working and provide our fellow citizens with basic-needs products. Within social initiatives we are ready to participate in supporting programs for people», - Evgeny Lyashenko, CEO of EFKO Group, told.