Berger to paint schools with Rotary

KATHMANDU: As part of its corporate social responsibility, one of Nepal’s leading paint manufacturers, Berger Paints Nepal, has joined hands with Rotary District 3292 to support its ‘Rotary Nepal Literacy Mission’ project.

Under this project, Berger Paints Nepal will be providing paint support at specially discounted rate to approximately 3,000 schools to be built or reconstructed by Rotary District 3292, as per a media release.

PDG Rotarian Tirtha Man Shakya, chair for RNLM, and Saibal Ghosh, country manager of Berger Paints Nepal, signed the memorandum of understanding on Saturday in Biratnagar to take this initiative forward.

Not just the reconstruction and/or painting of community schools, the company is also supporting registered NGOs/INGOs and social non-profit organisations to organise health camps in rural or underdeveloped areas, promote green belt and traffic awareness for environmental awareness, and training and development for creating employment opportunities for socially backward community.

Berger Paints Nepal is working in the areas of education, health and hygiene, women empowerment and more.