In a significant act of corporate social responsibility, Prestea Sankofa Gold, a leading mining company in the Western Region, has generously donated 500 bags of cement to the Prestea Government Hospital.
The donation aims to support the Male Ward of the hospital after its roof was ripped off by a recent windstorm and contribute to the improvement of healthcare services in the community.
The Prestea Government Hospital, a vital healthcare institution serving the residents of Prestea and its surrounding areas, has been actively working to restore its facilities to provide better care to patients.
Recognizing the importance of the hospital’s mission, Prestea Sankofa Gold stepped forward with this substantial contribution to facilitate the progress of the ongoing refurbishment projects.
The donated 500 bags of cement will play a crucial role in the hospital’s infrastructure development plans, ensuring the timely completion of construction projects such as the expansion of patient wards, the renovation of existing facilities, and the construction of additional medical units.
This support from Prestea Sankofa Gold will significantly enhance the operations of the hospital to accommodate more patients and deliver quality healthcare services.
Speaking on behalf of Prestea Sankofa Gold, Mr Maxwell Acquah, the Chief Executive Officer, expressed the company’s commitment to supporting the local community and improving the welfare of its residents.
He emphasized the importance of collaboration between the private sector and healthcare institutions to ensure the provision of accessible and high-quality healthcare services.
“We are delighted to contribute to the Prestea Government Hospital’s infrastructure projects through this donation of 500 bags of cement. Our aim is to make a lasting positive impact on the healthcare infrastructure in Prestea and enhance the quality of care for the community. We are dedicated to supporting initiatives that benefit the well-being of the people we serve”, said Mr Acquah.
Dr Djabatey Darko, the Medical Superintendent of the Prestea Government Hospital, expressed his gratitude for the generous donation from Prestea Sankofa Gold.
He highlighted the importance of community partnerships in the development of healthcare facilities and acknowledged the positive impact this donation would have on the hospital’s ability to deliver comprehensive healthcare services.
“We are immensely grateful to Prestea Sankofa Gold for their kind donation. “This contribution will greatly support our efforts to renovate the ward and expand our capacity to cater to the healthcare needs of the community. It is heartening to see local businesses like Prestea Sankofa Gold stepping forward to invest in the well-being of our patients”, he stated.
The donation by Prestea Sankofa Gold serves as a testament to the company’s commitment to corporate social responsibility and its dedication to the betterment of the Prestea community.
The collaboration between Prestea Sankofa Gold and the Prestea Government Hospital sets an inspiring example for other organizations to join hands in supporting local healthcare institutions, ultimately improving the quality of life for residents.