April 21: On the occasion of Nepalese New Year 2076, Himalaya Airlines, an international air carrier of Nepal fortified its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiative of contributing for the betterment of the society. On April 20, 2019, Himalaya Airlines yet again strengthened its CSR ties with Prayas Nepal, with continued support of year-long educational and snacks supplies, for the new educational year 2076.
Himalayan Airlines has pledged support for year-long educational and snacks supplies to Prayas Nepal, a home to 32 underprivileged children including two children with special needs.
Issuing a statement, the company said these children have stood out with their exceptional academic as well as extracurricular activities like dance, sports etc over the past few years.
Himalaya Airlines said it has been making persistent efforts for children’s development and encouragement since its establishment. This is the third consecutive year of Himalaya Airlines’ support to Prayas Nepal with a strong commitment for one step further in each of the coming years.
“Being socially responsible has always been the top most priority of Himalaya Airlines. Through our CSR initiatives, we would like to harness our unique position and strengths as an airline to implement the activities that support our cause for encouragement of better education for children,” said Ujjwala Dali, head Brand and Service Improvement Department of Himalaya Airlines.
Prayas Nepal, was established in 2003 with a fore thought to empower the underprivileged children through education, awareness and skillful training. This organization is running a children’s home for orphan, abandoned and physically challenged children from different parts of Nepal since its establishment.