As it Humanitarian Gesture Continues…………..

Mercury International doles out Le30 million to the National School for the Deaf.

By: Public Relations Department, Mercury International.

As part of its cooperate social responsibility, Sierra Leone’s leading Sport Betting and Lottery Company, Mercury International has on Monday 30th April presented a cheque of Le30 million to the National School for the Deaf at its Wilkinson Road School.

This is in fulfilment of Mercury’s annual financial support to charitable homes across the Country. Twenty (20) charity homes across the Country are expected to receive Le30 million from Mercury International in fulfilment of its annual support to them.

Since the inception of Mercury in 2007, the Company has demonstrated huge commitment in supporting the physically challenged, Blind and Deaf in helping to provide quality education, care and feeding for them. Mercury has been a consistently providing food stuffs, money and scholarships to vulnerable people across the Country.

Handing over the cheque, Chairman of the Charitable Foundation of Mercury International, Samir Hassanyeh said it is always a pleasure for giving out such donations especially to these young children who are completely dead and dumb.

“I want to assure you of Mercury’s continuous financial support, these children are so dear to us; and we will continue to support them. These children are the highly vulnerable and supporting them is eminent for us, they can’t see nor do they hear, but that doesn’t mean they should be ignored.

“They have right to live also deserve to live a better life, all what they from us is financial support. Let me also use this opportunity to express my profound gratitude to the head teacher, teachers and the entire staff members for their sacrificial role in teaching and taking care of these kids. He Noted.

Head teacher of the School, Mrs. Winifred Kamara-Cole while receiving the cheque, thanked Mercury International for their unflinching support to the School for the past six (6) years. She noted that," Mercury's support has been pivotal in helping us sustain both our administrative and running costs”.