The Company always strives to provide added value in all of its operational aspects by maintaining the balance between business interests with community interest. The corporate social responsibility is expected to be the pathway to strengthen the relationship between the Company and its surrounding communities. Therefore, the corporate social responsibility activities of PT Jakarta International Hotels & Development Tbk and its subsidiaries shall be done for the long run and continue to bring great impact for the community. This is the commitment between the Company and all business unit subsidiaries.[separator color=” thickness=” up=’30’ down=’15’]
Throughout 2014, the total amount for the implementation of Corporate Social Responsibility reached Rp 7.19 billion with detail of activities are follow:
Social Community Program
The Social Community Program which held by Company and its subsidiaries’ business units are divided into several sections as the following:
Assistance in Providing Basic Needs
In 2014, in cooperation with Artha Graha Peduli, the Company and its subsidiaries’ business units have sold low price basic needs (rice, cooking oil, milk, refined sugar and instant noodle) under market price (50% subsidized by the Company) for underprivileged ones which distributed in Jakarta and its surrounding area. This program was held periodically especially near holiday such as Eid al-Fitri, Christmas, New Year and Chinese New Year.
Rice on Friday
The Company and its subsidiaries’ business units have also sold cheap rice (50% subsidized by the Company) on Friday. The respected program was held periodically and near the final quarter of 2014. This program held to assist the underprivileged community.
The healthcare assistance conducted by Company and its subsidiaries divided into several program as follow:
- Eye Health Checkup, giving free glasses and free cataract operation in cooperation with Indonesian Humanitarian Foundation;
- Blood Donation
As a contribution for society’s healthcare, in cooperation with Indonesian Red Cross, the Company with subsidiaries’ business units have performed the blood donation program periodically with participation from all employees;
- Providing Ambulance Car
In participating for quick response on healthcare service and emergency situation, the Company and several subsidiaries’ business units provide a fully-equipped ambulance car.
Donation for Religious Festivities
In celebrating the Eid al-Adha in 2014, the Company with 2 (two) subsidiaries has also participated in donating animals for Qurban then distributed for the society around Company’s area and its subsidiaries’ business units.
The Company also provides scholarships to support education activities. In addition, the Company through the subsidiaries’ business units also provides assistance in providing sanitation equipment to be used in school area.
In celebrating of National Childrens’ Day 2014, one of the Company’s subsidiary along with Association of Company as the Friends of Indonesian Children (APSAI) conducted educational workshop for teachers of early childhood education programs (PAUD), with theme of “Hygiene & Kids Health”, “Multiple Intelligences” and “Optimizing Family Upbringing for Great Children of Indonesia” . The workshop’s aim is to broaden the knowledge of teachers or PAUD tutors as well as supporting “Stabilization of District Implementation/Decent City for Children towards Decent Indonesia for Kids”.
Giving donation for orphans as well as social visit to nursing home are also part of Company’s social responsibility and its subsidiaries’ business units. The Company also participated in Child Care activity held by Metro TV, with title of “Voice of Children in Crisis and Conflict” in which the activity was held to help underprivileged children lacks in education, experiencing famine, and orphanage.
Donation for Natural Disasters Victims
Every year, the Company and its subsiadiaries’ business units always participates in collecting and distributing donation for natual disasters victims in several areas of Indonesia who suffer from flood in Manado, Situbundo, Semarang, Kebumen and Jakarta, victims of fire in Sindanglaya and victims of landslide in Ciloto Village, Cipanas.