SABIC honored for its global social responsibility program
Under the patronage of Prince Faisal bin Bandar bin Abdulaziz, Governor of Riyadh, the Zayed Giving Initiative honored SABIC for its global leadership in corporate social responsibility during the opening ceremony of the 5th Arab Giving Forum in Riyadh on Tuesday.
During the event, which was hosted by Al-Ghad Youth Association, Riyadh was declared the capital of Arab Giving 2019-2018, in recognition of the Kingdom's charitable and humanitarian efforts.
Sami Al Osaimi, SABIC Vice President, Corporate Affairs, received the award on behalf of the company, in the presence of a number of pioneers in social responsibility and community development.
Al-Osaimi stressed SABIC's commitment to support every significant effort that serves Saudi and Arab society. SABIC is now an inspiring model in social responsibility, he said.
SABIC seeks to enrich the culture of social responsibility and make a positive impact on communities through its charitable contributions and by encouraging volunteerism among its employees in key areas. This approach helps the company deliver sustainable, long-term partnerships with the community.
The Arab Giving Forum aims to raise awareness of the concept of social responsibility in cooperation with the media and in partnership with private and public sectors.