Geothermal Development Company (GDC) has joined other corporates in the fight against COVID-19 pandemic.
The Geothermal Company on Tuesday donated food and non food items worth Sh1.3 Million towards cushioning families living around Menengai,Nakuru county.
Speaking when he flagged off the items at Nakuru County headquarters, Managing Director and CEO Eng.Jared Othieno said this will go a long way in addressing challenges faced by families during this COVID-19 pandemic.
While noting that Nakuru county is a significant Stakeholder,the GDC Managing Director said as a company they felt time is now for partnership in the fight.
“We are partnering with county during this critical time of COVID-19 pandemic.The donation will help cushion families at Menengai where we have our activities of Geothermal extraction” he said.
The donation include hand washing soaps,reusable masks and drums for water storage at homes.
GDC is also donating food to needy families in Menengai,Nakuru county.
The GDC Managing Director reiterating that cordial relationship with Communities is key during this difficult times.
On his part,Nakuru Deputy Governor Dr.Erick Korir- commending GDC for the gesture.
According to Dr.Korir,such partnership will boost the county’s program of cushioning residents during the COVID-19 pandemic.