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CORPORATE SOCIAL PESPONSIBILITY
As among the aviation industry leader we have a special social commitment which we take very seriously. Therefore we are engaged and active in supporting various social projects within the country. We take great pride in this charity as we like to work together for the benefits of the society. This belief is at the core of the Airlines mission and is therefore part of our regular practices as well as our programs and initiatives in our offices.
The credit also goes to all our passengers without whom our noble cause of helping society would not have been possible. As part of our Social responsibility, Yeti Airlines donates Nrs 4 per flight ticket to the following Four Social Organizations, involved in various social activities.
1. CWIN Nepal: CWIN works for the advocacy, protection and promotion of the rights of the child through lobbying, campaigning and social concretization. It also directly works with children at risk for their rescue, support,socialization,education,empowerment and social reintegration.
2. The United Mission to Nepal (UMN) seeks fullness of life for all Nepalese, and works towards this in partnership with Nepali organizations, addressing the root causes of poverty, pursuing for peace and justice for all, and empowering communities to meet their own needs.
3. CVICT is a non-profit, non-governmental organization that rehabilitates victims of torture and trauma (domestic violence, witchcraft related violence etc): advocates the eradication of torture and promotes human rights in Nepal.
4. Save the Children is the world’s largest independent organization fighting for children’s right to education, participation, survival and development.
In respect to their noble cause, we contribute whatever we can from our side to support and encourage them to go that extra mile.
From Today 1st April, Yeti Airlines Domestic (P) Ltd. is donating Rs. 1/- per ticket to the above organizations form its domestic operations.
We like to reiterate that we have already presented a total financial assistance of Rs. 72,76,616/-(Rs. Seventy Two Lak Seventy Six Thousand, Six Hundred and Sixteen) to various social organizations e.g. Tewa, OCCED, Maiti Nepal, Nepl Leprosy Relief, Nepal Glaucoma Eye Clinic (Tilganga) and Sewa Kendra Leprosy, Helpless Children Welfare Mission, Itahari, Spinal Injury Rehabilitation Centre, Sangha, Women for Human Rights, Kathmandu since its initiation in October 2006.
August 18, 2010, Today, Yeti Airlines handed over a cheque of Nrs. 331,590- (Three lakhs thirty one thousand five hundred and ninety only) each to the above mentioned four social organizations as per our commitment. The total amount of donation is Nrs. 13,26,360/- (Thirteen Lakhs Twenty Six Thousand Three Hundred and Sixty).
Before this, we have already handed over the amount of Rs. 22,17,552 to the above four organizations.
In addition, we have presented a total financial assistance of Rs. 61,38,928 to Tewa, OCCED, Maiti Nepal, Nepal Leprosy Relief, Nepal Glaucoma Eye Clinic (Tilganga) and Sewa Kendra Leprosy, Helpless Children Welfare Mission, Itahari, Spinal Injury Rehabilitation Centre, Sangha, Women for Human Rights, Kathmandu.
We also provide special discounts to disabled people (50%), Senior Citizens (25%), and to all Nepalese a discount of 10% on round trip in the sectors like Bhadrapur, Bhairahawa, Biratnagar, Pokhara, Nepalgunj, Dhangadhi and Janakpur.
We have also launched the “ Green Far West Project “ In the Far West Region like Kailali District, Doti, Rajpur and Kanchapur.For every passenger that flies with us on the Kathmandu-Dhangadhi or Dhangadhi-Kathmandu route we will plant an appropriate tree sapling in one of the chosen community forests in the Far-Western region of Nepal.
Hence if you fly on the Kathmandu-Dhangadhi or Kathmandu-Nepalgunji sector we will plant one tree on your behalf. If you take a return flight than we will plant two tree saplings on your behalf. All passengers are welcome to visit any of the community forest sites where the tree saplings will be planted and cared for. Yeti Airlines will be contributing Rs. 20 /- for one way ticket and Rs. 40/- for a round trip ticket for Kathmandu-Dhangadhi-Kathmandu or Kathmandu-Nepalgunj-Kathmandu sector only.
Corporate Social Responsibility program Assistant Cheque Handover event
We take great pride in this charity as we like to work together for the benefit of the society. This belief is at the core of the Airlines mission and is therefore a part of our regular practice of all our programs and initiatives in our offices.
The credit also goes to our passengers with out whom our noble cause of helping society would not have been possible. As part of our Social responsibility, Yeti Airlines donates Nrs. 4 per flight ticket to the following Four Social Organizations, involved in various social activities.
Helpless Children Welfare Mission, Itahari: supports to rehabilitate the helpless and orphaned children of Nepal through better livelihood and imparts quality education.
Yeti Airlines is a giant with a soft heart.
We are also strong believers in our responsibility towards our society and our role in nation building. Yeti Airlines’ biggest socio-economic contribution is the accessibility it provides to various mountain areas like Bajhang, Simikot, Rukum, Dolpa, Bajura. Jumla, Phaplu, Lukla, Rumjhatar and other remote destinations.
Yeti Airlines is the only means of transportation facility to some of the remotest regions. Promoting tourism and more importantly, providing rescue missions; for sick people in need of emergency medical care and preventing starvation by ferrying foodstuff and world-aid; are sorties we are fortunate to help with.
We have maintained the only reliable mode of transportation to and from the mountain regions of Nepal. Yeti Airlines also provides special leverages to physically challenged persons.
Funds have been presented to OCCED, Nepal Leprosy Relief Association, Nepal Glaucoma Eye Clinic, Sewa Kendra Leprosy, Spinal Injury Rehabilitation Centre, Helpless Children Welfare Mission(HCWM),Women for Human Rights (WHR) and Nepal Glaucoma Eye Clinic (Tilganga Eye Clinic) since 2006.
Yeti Airlines has already donated total sum of NRs. 3,73,2784 during four Fund Handover Programs till date.
Yeti Airlines provided 2,000 kilograms of rice and 1,000 kilograms of pulses worth 150,000 rupees for the relief of Koshi flood victims.
Temba Tsheri, the youngest summiteer was sponsored by Yeti Airlines and Thamserku Trek.