Mobilink Foundation Wins Its 4th Shaukat Khanum CSR Award
Islamabad – 13th April, 2016: At a ceremony held by Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital & Research Center (SKMCH&RC) to acknowledge its leading corporate donors and supporters for the year 2015, Mobilink Foundation was awarded the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Award for the 4th time.
“This award underscores Mobilink’s commitment towards the local Healthcare sector as part of our Corporate Responsibility initiatives. We will continue to support Shaukat Khanum Hospital in the coming years to make every day better for the communities we operate within,” said Jeffrey Hedberg, CEO & President – Mobilink.
Since the past four years, Mobilink Foundation has contributed greatly to the enhancement of the Shaukat Khanum project and ideology through financial contributions, and active volunteerism under its ‘Mobilink Torchbearers’ program.
Mobilink also invests in health programs and believes that everyone should have access to primary healthcare, irrespective of their financial strength and background.
The Mobilink Foundation is the recipient of various awards which laud its transparent and successful CSR initiatives throughout the country. It became the first and only telecom industry CSR function to receive certification by the Pakistan Center for Philanthropy (PCP) which was awarded in recognition of the Foundation’s excellence in large scale humanitarian and social development initiatives.
Mobilink is Pakistan’s leading provider of voice and data services. With over 37.8 million subscribers, Mobilink maintains market leadership with coverage in over 20,000 cities, towns and villages across Pakistan. With an investment of USD 4.3 billion in Pakistan, Mobilink continues to innovate through cutting-edge, state of the art technology, a portfolio of Mobile Financial Services, strongest brands, the largest portfolio of value added services, the largest bio-metric SIM verification footprint as well as the country’s largest network with over 10,000 cell sites. The company also has the largest distribution and call center network that enables it to offer wider accessibility and quality customer services across Pakistan.