The charitable wing of the industrial giant, Twellium Foundation, has been honoured for its continuous generosity to the Ghanaian people at this year's Millennium Excellence Awards.
In the presence of His Excellency, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, President of the Republic of Ghana and His Royal Majesty, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, Asantehene, at the Manhyia Palace, the foundation's Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) projects were lauded for their impact on the Ghanaian society.
Its Verna Changing People’s Lives initiative was singled out for its immense and impactful projects that have been carried out in communities and schools nationwide.
The Foundation has created job opportunities for many Ghanaians, contributing tremendously to the nation’s development by empowering women, providing shelter for the homeless, providing businesses for the disabled, reforming and renovating schools.
It has also granted scholarships to Ghanaian students, provided water wells in rural communities, renovated roads, constructed speed rumps, provided full health treatment for critical cases, sponsored Ghanaian youth activities, created awareness on global diseases and social problems like AIDS, Cancer, drug abuse, Autism, among others as part of its CSR.
Additionally, Twelliem has aided the implementation of the 17 SDG goals (Sustainable Development Goals) initiated by United Nation worldwide and supported by the office of his Excellency, the President of Ghana in that regard.
Representing the philanthropic founders of Twellium Ghana, Mr Hussein and Mr Hassan Kesserwani, the Chief Marketing Officer, Mr. Ali Ajami reiterated their continued support to create more impactful projects to help empower Ghanaians.
He said the company will also make massive investments in Ghana, that will lead to more job opportunities and the development of the Ghanaian economy by manufacturing and promoting made in Ghana products that meet international standards.
The Millennium Excellence Awards, under its life patron, His Royal Majesty, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, Asantehene is an awards scheme that recognizes Ghanaians, diplomats, and key stakeholders for their dedication, efforts, and contributions to Ghana’s political and socio-economic developments.