CSR Activity -2075/76
Since the inception, Mega Bank Nepal Limited has been actively engaged towards contributing to the society and maintaining a strong relationship between the institution and the community at large. In order to do so, the Bank has contributed in various CSR programs including health, education, environment protection, financial literacy, gender equality, victims from natural disasters etc. initiatives, various NGO programs as well as supporting the less privileged societies. Some of the major initiatives taken by Mega Bank during the financial year 2075/76 towards social welfare has been listed below:
SUPPORT IN EDUCATION SECTOR
Ø Mega Bank Nepal Limited provided education materials to Mahalaxmi Prathamik Vidhyalaya. Further, with an aim to enhance awareness about environment and need for plantation, Bank staff members joined hands with the students and teachers of the school in the tree plantation program conducted in the school premises.
Ø Mega Bank supported by distributing water to participants during Inter-school Oratory Contest conducted by Indrawati Rural Municipality.
Ø Mega Bank contributed financial support to manage and renovate the library of Nepal Law Campus situated at Kathmandu.
Ø Mega Bank provided sweaters to the students from economically deprived family of Jageshwor Secondary School situated at Bhimsen Rural Municipality of Gorkha District in order to protect them during winter from ‘Sitlahar’.
Ø On its 8th Anniversary, the Bank provided financial support to one of the brilliant students from economically deprived family living at rural part of the country. The Bank supported for his further studies after Secondary Education Examination (SEE).
Ø On its 8th Anniversary, the Bank also supported POURAKHI NEPAL, an NGO providing education support to approximately 59 girl children from different parts of the country with an aim to make them independent in the future.
Ø With an effort to ensure bright future of gild children, Mega Bank has started a campaign named as “Education is Enlightenment” where each branch has provided financial support and education materials to one girl student from economically deprived family. Through this program, the Bank supports these selected girl children from Grade 1 to Grade 12.
Ø The Bank supported for the renovation of earthquake affected building of Shree Jalpa Madhyamik Vidhyalaya situated at Sunkoshi Village Municipality of Sindhupalchowk District.
SUPPORT IN HEALTH SECTOR
Ø Mega Bank supported “Shree Krishna Marg Tole Bikas Samiti” to organize health camp targeted for women at Dhapasi area of Kathmandu District.
Ø Mega Bank in collaboration with “Disable Care Nepal” provided 50 white sticks during “World White Stick Day” to the people having loss of sight with an aim to make their daily activities easier.
Ø With an aim to improve mental and physical health of patients of Parkinson Disease, the Bank provided financial support to “Nepalese Parkinson Disease Association (NePDA)” to purchase “Cross Trainer Machine”.
Ø Mega Bank provided Automated External Defibrillator Machine to UMN Community Hospital. The machine measures heart condition of the heart patient.
Ø Mega Bank provided financial assistant to “Society for Empowerment Nepal” to conduct health camp at Sankhu Bazaar, Kathmandu.
Ø Mega Bank has supported District Community Eye Center to organize Eye Camp at Chautara of Sindhupalchowk District where the Bank’s staff members also provided voluntary service during that camp.
Ø Mega Bank supported Nepal Cancer Survivors’ Society (NCSS) for health camp where screening of breast cancer, uteri cancer and eye camp were conducted.
Ø Mega Bank provided financial assistant to Lions Club of Kathmandu Creation to conduct blood donation program.
Ø Mega Bank also supported Positive Inspiration Campaigning Nepal to conduct community based Eye Camp at Sankhamul, Kathmandu.
Ø Mega Bank supported for the health camp that was conducted at Salyan District for the people of locality where the branch is situated.
Ø Mega Bank supported “EK EK Paila” to conduct health camp. EK EK Paila is an initiative of a group of doctors and volunteers in Nepal. It aims to provide best and free health services to the people in the remote rural areas of Nepal.
Ø Mega Bank supported Rose Foundation Nepal, an NGO to organize walkathon program with an aim to enhance publicity and awareness on Breast Cancer.
SUPPORT IN TREE PLANTATION
Ø Mega Bank extended support through Katuwal Help Network Nepal for plantation of 100 plants (Rudrakshya and Boddhichit) at Sunakoshi Rural Municipality of Okhaldhunga District.
SUPPORT TO VICTIMS OF NATURAL DISASTER
Ø Mega Bank provided financial support to purchase food materials for the victims of fire where 87 houses were affected at Khanda Villlage in Palanta Rural Municipality of Kalikot District.
Ø Mega Bank also supported tarpaulins (tripal) to the victim of flood at Syangja district.
SUPPORT FOR SECURITY AND SAFETY MEASURE
Ø In order to make towns and cities more safe and secured, the Bank provided financial support for the installation of CCTV cameras in various parts of the country. The Bank provided financial assistant through Makwanpur Chamber at Hetauda Bazaar Palikhechowk, through District Administration Office, Kalikot at Manma Bazaar, through District Police Office, Mustang at Jomsom Bazaar, through District Police Office, Kaski at Pokhara and District Administration Office, Rupandehi at Siddharthanagar for installation of CCTV.
LITERACY AND INFORMATIVE PROGRAM
Ø Mega Bank took an initiative to provide literacy and informative messages to the general public through 150 highway boards located in various places: Kathmandu to Pokhara, Itahari to Birtamode, Butwal too Bhairahawa and Nepalgunj to Kohalpur. The Bank has focused on informative and awareness messages related to traffic & road safety and security measures, environment protection & awareness, Women empowerment messages etc. These messages were also broadcasted through various FM Stations.
SUPPORT IN VARIOUS SOCIAL ACTIVITIES
Ø Mega Bank has supported Kumari Tole Development Committee, a non-profit making organization to construct “Day Care Center” for Senior Citizens of that locality.
Ø In order to protect street children and senior citizens at Bhairahawa from cold during winter (Sitlahar), the Bank distributed blankets.
Ø Mega Bank supported Federation of Women Entrepreneurs’ Association of Nepal for organizing empowerment of women programs in various parts of the country.
Ø The Bank also provided financial assistant to “Tewa” in organizing walkathon. Tewa is working in empowerment of women in various parts of the country.
Ø Mega Bank supported Budhanilkantha Municipality, Kathmandu to make informative stickers which contained phone number of Police, Hospitals and other emergency numbers for the local people of that locality, which could be helpful at time of emergency.
Ø Mega Bank also participate and supported in environment cleanliness and protection activities at various parts of Kathmandu valley.
Ø Mega Bank supported some street children of Kathmandu and Pokhara by providing jackets during winter in order to protect them with cold through the students of St. Xavier School.