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AOF day with children of KODH, Ebenezer Orphanage
Published on 14 May. 2011 1:04 AM IST
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Amway Opportunity Foundation, the CSR arm of Amway India Enterprises Pvt Ltd celebrated the AOF day with the children of Kohima Orphanage & Destitute Home & Ebenezer Orphanage Home (KODH) in Kohima and Dimapur respectively recently. Amway has commenced its operation in India way back in 1998 on May 5 .
To mark the day, Amway observed the day as Amway Opportunity Foundation Day (AOF Day) every year with the renewed commitment towards the underprivileged children.
AOF volunteers took the children of Ebenezer Orphanage Home out to the serene Noune Resort and arranged lunch and gifts for the children.
At Kohima Orphanage & Destitute Home, AOF Volunteers celebrated AOF Day with the children through a fun filled cultural programme.
Amway has partnered with Kohima Orphanage & Destitute Home in 2009 and AOF had undertaken educational sponsorship for the children of Kohima Orphanage & Destitute Home.
In Dimapur, AOF had rolled out Project Sunrise in Dimapur in 2009 and announced its partnership with Ebenezer Orphanage Home.
To mark the beginning, AOF set up a computer centre. AOF had also undertaken annual health check up cost for all children of the orphanage and donated water purifiers to the Ebenezer Orphanage Home.
Speaking on the occasion, Diptarag Bhattacharjee, vice president, east, Amway India and the chief volunteer of AOF in Eastern India commented, “Amway strongly believes that corporate social responsibility is an integral part of the business and puts honest effort in giving back to society as a responsible corporate citizen”.
“We hope that our little contribution would bring smile to the children of Kohima Orphanage Home and Ebenezer Orphanage Home in Nagaland” he added.

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