NS BlueScope hosted “Run for Green” for Long Son Community

19:42 | 04/06/2018 Environment

In a response to the World Environment Day (June 5th 2018), NS BlueScope Vietnam engaged the Company’s staff and staff’s kids in the meaningful campaign of “Run for Green” with a view to raising scholarship fund for the poor pupils of Long Son Commune (Ba Ria – Vung Tau).

“Run for Green” is a manifestation of NS BlueScope Vietnam’s ongoing efforts to contribute to the development of Vietnam’s community

The program called for the participation of nearly 200 NS BlueScope Vietnam’s members and more than 50 local teachers and pupils. The two-kilometer run ended in an over-60-million-VND fund raised and 20 scholarships with gifts valued at 3 million VND each were awarded to Long Son’s needy pupils.

“We care for the environment. We are committed to the efficient use of resources, preventing pollution and reducing environmental impact of our operations and products. “Run for Green” is under our unwavering commitment to Vietnam’s market for decades and it is a manifestation of our ongoing efforts to contribute to the development of Vietnam’s community,” highlighted Mr. Vo Minh Nhut, NS BlueScope Vietnam’s Country President.

Tree planting activities to create a greener school environment were also implemented in the program

The program embraced other environment protection activities including tree planting for a greener surrounding at Long Son Commune Primary School or the stimulating three-round environment protection competition to encourage the environmental awareness of both NS BlueScope Vietnam’s staff and local community, inspiring them to protect environment and vividly conveying the program message of “Save environment to Save future”.

As a leading international supplier of steel products and solutions, principally focused on the global building and construction industry, NS BlueScope Vietnam puts much weight on developing program to benefit the sustainable growth of society. The Company has initiated numerous humanitarian program in the field of environment protection, sustainable development and community contribution ever since its establishment.

Mr. Vo Minh Nhut, NS BlueScope Vietnam’s Country President hands over gifts and scholarships to needy pupils