BRF DONATES BRL 420,000 TO THE MOVEMENT “JUNTOS POR UBERLÂNDIA”
Funds will be allocated to equip and maintain Treatment Units in hospitals serving Covid-19 victims
The city of Uberlândia (MG) received donations from BRF, one of the largest food companies in the world. The company allocated BRL 420,000 to the Juntos por Uberlândia movement through transfer to the organization Casa Carol, which welcomes children and adolescents in situations of risk and receives donations by the movement. Resources will be allocated to equip and maintain treatment structures for patients affected by COVID-19
Representing the Unit, the Industrial Executive Manager, Fabio Possato, the Executive Manager of Agriculture, Gabriel Vearick, in addition to the Production Supervisor Erick Abreu and the local representative of the BRF Institute, Thalita Silva, made the symbolic delivery of the check to the representatives of the NGO.
The action is part of more than BRL 50 million announced by BRF to assist in combating the Covid-19 pandemic. The initiative includes actions in 15 Brazilian states and in countries where BRF has operations. Donations can be accompanied on the website https://www.brf-global.com/sobre/seguranca/comunica-coronavirus/.
About the BRF Institute:
Founded in 2012 by BRF, the BRF Institute is a private association to strategically direct the Company's social investments. The goal is to support citizen initiatives that contribute to the development of communities locally.
Since its creation, through volunteering and direct investment projects, the BRF Institute has impacted more than half a million people, mobilized 30,000 volunteers and carried out more than 2,000 social actions in 60 cities around the country.
One of the largest food companies in the world, BRF is present in more than 130 countries and owns iconic brands such as Sadia, Perdigão and Qualy. Its purpose is to offer quality food that is increasingly tasty and practical, to people all over the world, through the sustainable management of a living, long and complex chain, which provides a better life for everyone, from the countryside to the table Based on fundamental commitments to safety, quality and integrity, the Company bases its strategy on a long-term vision and aims to generate value for its more than 95,000 employees worldwide, more than 330,000 clients, approximately 10,000 members in Brazil, all of its shareholders and for society.