Dawlance pledges One Million Rupee grant for Habib University
Karachi: 20th January, 2021 - The #1 home-appliances brand of Pakistan – Dawlance has now pledged One million Rupees to the ‘Student Support Fund’ at Habib University. This contribution is a part of the ‘Dawlance for Humanity’ initiative, which is currently providing Post-Covid relief for deserving students and other affected communities, all over the country.
A graceful ceremony was recently held at the Habib University, where the grant of One million Rupees was presented to Habib University’s Chief Executive Officer – Mr. Parvez Ghias. At the ceremony, Dawlance’s leadership also shared their vision and also informed the audience about the initiative of ‘Dawlance for Humanity’ under which Dawlance has been pledging support to the community and playing its role in society. Dawlance as a responsible brand was also rewarded with the ‘Trusted Work Place’ certification by based on safety standards of products, work-environment, and services of Dawlance.
The Chief Executive Officer of Dawlance - Umar Ahsan Khan stated that: "Over the years, Dawlance has launched several resourceful initiatives that reflect our strong commitment towards social-development. This progressive enterprise is elevating the quality of life and the standards of health and education for the masses. It is also nurturing revolutionary technologies that promise conservation of energy, for environmental sustainability, along with compliance to the global best-practices. Dawlance believes that the corporate sector must create awareness and contribute towards saving the world from global challenges like Covid-19."
Responding to a question, the CEO of Habib University - Mr. Parvez Ghias said: “I would like to express my gratitude for this generous contribution and financial support from Dawlance. It will make a quality higher education accessible to more talented students. By providing career opportunities to these students, Habib University and Dawlance will collectively nurture a more qualified generation of professionals for the future”.
Dawlance is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the 2nd largest manufacturer in Europe – Arcelik, Turkey. Its parent-company also supports social-development, education, health, empowerment and poverty-alleviation, on a global scale. During the COVID-19 threat, all its subsidiaries are being inspired and supported to enforce safe-practices to prevent the spread of this pandemic.