Fresh Dairy donates Milk Powder worth five hundred (500) million UGX to the National Response Fund for COVID-19, Office of the Prime Minister
Fresh Dairy has today donated milk powder worth Five Hundred (500) Million Ushs to the National Response Fund for Covid – 19, under the office of the Prime Minister. This was in a bid to ensure that the less privileged/ vulnerable as well as those in Quarantine in Uganda can maintain a healthy and nutritious diet during this period, which is aimed at curbing the spread of Covid-19.
Marketing Manager Fresh Dairy – Vincent Omoth said, ‘We wish to express our appreciation to Government of Uganda for its efforts towards the containment of Covid-19 in Uganda. As a company, we acknowledge that winning this fight requires mobilization of significant amounts of resources from both the public and private sector. It is such combined efforts that will go a long way in the further containment of Covid-19 in Uganda.’
General Manager Sales, Fresh Dairy – Joseph Awino said, ‘Fresh Dairy has donated milk powder worth 500 Million Ushs as part of our Corporate Social Responsibility through which we are giving back to the community in which we operate. We believe that this milk powder donation will help support the less privileged/vulnerable families as well as those in Quarantine to maintain a healthy and nutritious diet.’
Hon. Minister of General Duties in the Office of the Prime Minister, who is also the Coordinator- National Task Force on COVID-19 Response – Hon Mary Karooro thanked Fresh Dairy for the generous donation on behalf of the President and the people of Uganda. She thanked Fresh Dairy for hiding to the President’s call to donate food relief items.