Press Release: ANSA McAL Trading Limited (AMTL), on Thursday, June 17, 2021, donated 300 cases of Trinchloro Bleach to the Civil Defense Commission (CDC) to aid flood-affected areas of Guyana.
At the handing over, Head of the Consumer Goods Division, Anjeta Hinds noted that it is imperative for ANSA McAL to lend a helping hand during this time that has affected the entire country.
“This one is personal, it’s not just our corporate social responsibility but at this time we need to come together and help Guyanese, we are all Guyanese at the end of the day, and we need to help.
“This is the second of two donations and of course we will monitor the situation and if we need to help some more, we will,” Hinds stated at the Handing over.
With the CDC deeming the flooding a level two disaster, Director General Lieutenant Cornel Kester Craig noted that the donation by ANSA McAL was timely.
“The items will help with the sanitation process so it means that it will easily fit into the hampers that will be distributed to the affected regions,” Carig shared.
President Irfaan Ali has deemed the flood a disaster, with a total of 28,228 households being affected by the flood as of June 7, 2021.