Over 74 orphans drawn from two major orphanages in Liberia on Thursday benefited from a massive donation exercise carried out by Winners Inc.
The two Orphanages that benefited are Calvary Orphanage Home and Sis. Iyi Orphanage Home in Kebbah Gardnersville. The orphans who benefited from Thursday’s food and none food items are between the ages of three to seventeen.
Presenting the items, the President and Owner of Winners Inc Yacob Batshon said the gifts were part of his company’s corporate social responsibility to the good people of Liberia.
According to him, the move is also an annual tradition of his company to reach out underprivileged and less fortunate especially during the festive season.
“We are very happy to be here today to share with you the joy of Christmas and we will always be around to bring back smiles on your faces during critical times of need” the Winners Inc. Boss added.
He said as long as his company continues to operate in Liberia, it will always implement people-oriented programs that will bring relief to the underprivileged in the Liberian society.
The President of Liberia’s leading Sports Betting Company has hailed President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and the people of Liberia for their continuous commitment to see Liberia becoming a productive functioning society.
‘Winners Inc. sees itself as a firm Partner with the Government and people of Liberia and when the nation is gathering in celebration of Christmas, we must contribute to help make this a grand and worthy one” he noted.
He said giving back to the communities in a socially responsible way is a key attitude of his company adding that Winners Inc. will continue to provide hundreds of short and long term jobs for many Liberians.
The Winners Boss used the time to extend Christmas greetings and best wishes to President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Vice President Joseph N. Boikai, The Speaker and Members of the Legislature; the Chief Justice and members of the Judiciary, The Director General and members of the Board of the National Lottery Authority and all peace-loving Liberians.
Winners Inc. is Liberia’s number one sports betting company with a soft heart for corporate social responsibility especially for less fortunate children and the elderly.
Speaking on behalf of the beneficiaries, the Executive Director of the group Orphan Concern Liberia Amos Sawboh thanked Winners Inc. for their continuous assistance towards orphans in the country through his organization.
Sawboh described the donation as timely, in the right direction and one that will greatly benefit the over 74 orphans at the two targeted orphanages.
He recounted how Winners Inc has been their biggest donor over the years ranging from the time of the Ebola outbreak to present.
Some of the items donated include, clothes, toys, detergents, sweets and fifty bags of rice.