FBNBank Ghana has announced the celebration of the 4th edition of its Corporate Responsibility & Sustainability (CR&S) Week as part of its 25th anniversary celebrations. The Bank will be bringing to life the ethos of the FBNBank brand by exhibiting and celebrating its contribution to our communities and also showcase FBNBank’s responsibility as a corporate citizen of Ghana.
The CR&S Week which is being commemorated together with FBNBank Ghana’s parent, FirstBank of Nigeria Limited and across all its subsidiary countries commences from Monday, July 26 ends on Friday, July 30, 2021 under the theme, “Kindness: A Way of Life.” The Week will also provide staff an opportunity to show compassion and kindness by offering their time and resources in support of defined causes. As part of the celebration of the Week, the Bank will be making donations to some institutions in the country.
Speaking about the Week, FBNBank’s Country Team Lead for Marketing & Corporate Communications, Enoch Vanderpuye said that “FBNBank Ghana believes every act of kindness ignites a ripple effect that goes on without end. Throughout our CR&S Week, we get to display our humanity by giving hope, showing care to others and ultimately putting smiles on the faces of others. As a brand that puts its stakeholders at the heart of our business and remains committed to promoting the health and wellbeing of Ghanaians, FBNBank and its staff will continue to support the communities in which our brand operates”.
The FBNBank Ghana brand has over the years engaged in a sustained campaign to deliver benefits to its community, people and the economy through programmes and initiatives in Community Support. In the last three years, the Bank has through the annual CR&S Week celebrations heightened its contributions and commitments particularly in the area of people empowerment where together with the staff, it has made donations to several causes in health and education.
Commenting on the celebration of the Week, FBNBank Ghana’s Managing Director, Victor Yaw Asante said, “The CR&S Week is all about showing to our stakeholders that we are a brand that positively impacts our communities and all that our stakeholders hold dear in a responsible and sustainable way.
“We will continue to exhibit that we have the right passion to be a force-for-good by leading the way for the right partnerships that will deliver benefit to the communities and the country. This year, we look forward, together with our people, to show that in all things we put others first, be it business or community activities, by supporting causes which appeal to the hearts of our people, causes which resonate with all of us, from deprived children to support for institutions like schools and public service organisations through to national sports. In all these our staff will be offering their time and resources in support of our chosen causes. Together we will be delivering on our promise.”
FBNBank has in its 25 years of operating in Ghana remained focused on putting its customers and communities first. This, it has sought to do through the rich value and excellence of what the Bank contributes to the relationship with its stakeholders as a whole, particularly the customers.
FBNBank Ghana is a member of the First Bank of Nigeria Limited Group which is renowned for its great customer service and general stakeholder engagement garnered over its 127 years of operation. FBNBank Ghana has 20 branches and two agencies across the country with over 400 staff. FBNBank offers universal banking services to individuals and businesses in Ghana.