18 March 2008
Vodafone Albania Foundation, supported by Vodafone Albania Sh.A. and Vodafone Group Foundation, confirms the contribution of 30,000,000 Albanian Lek (ALL), out of which 24,000,000 ALL are offered by Vodafone Albania Sh.A. alone, in order to respond to the needs of community touched by the disaster caused in the Gerdec village (Vora).
In view of the current emergency situation, Vodafone Albania Foundation has formally requested to the authorities in charge to provide the relevant assessment of the needs in order to identify areas and fields where to address its direct and efficient aid towards community touched by the disaster.
Commenting on the contribution provided by Vodafone Group Foundation on the given situation, Mr. Thomas Papaspyrou, Chairman of Vodafone Albania Foundation Board, said: “Based on worldwide experience towards human distater cases, Vodafone Group Foundation has demonstrated a quick response also towards “Albania in need”.
Vodafone Albania’s Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Haris Broumidis, expressing his sympathy to the people affected by the tragic event, added: “Considering the emergency situation caused, I would like to confirm Vodafone Albania’s support towards the community touched by the tragic event”.
For further information, please contact:
Tel: ++355 4 23 83 268/7
Fax: ++355 4 23 83 33
e-mail: foundation.al@vodafone.com