PalmOilMagazine, JAKARTA – PT. Astra Agro Lestari Tbk., got the award from Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) programs that the company ran.
In the Bisnis Indonesia Corporate Sosial Responsibility Awards (BISRA) 2021, PT Astra Agro Lestari Tbk., got award in platinum category for the public companies. The award was given in offline and online.
President Director of Bisnis Indonesia Grup, Lulu Terianto told that the award is specially dedicated to the companies in Indonesia that contributed and committed to develop human and environment quality through CSF programs.
Astra Agro got back the award because the company really committed to run CSR program through four pillars, such as, economy, health, education, and environment.
The programs ran with kinds of theme, such as, Astra Kreatif (in people’s economic development), Astra Sehat (in people’s health development), Astra Cerdas (in people’s education development), and Astra Hijau (in environment development).
“It is hoped that every program could balance the economic and social values together within the goal, to give solution of issues that the people face,” Manager of Social Engagement PT Astra Agro Lestari Tbk., Joko Subagio said, as in the official statement to PalmOilMagazine.
He also mentioned that the CSR programs held by Astra Agro were the outcome from the team both in the head office and every site. The CSR programs ran as same as the mission of the company, that is, to be the role model and contribute to develop and welfare the nation.
“Through four pillars in CSR though it is in Covid-19 pandemic, Astra Agro is consistent to execute CSR,” Subagio said.
In this pandemic, the company runs the program to help those who are infected in the program, such as, educating the people about Pola Hidup Bersih dan Sehat (PHBS) that covered 108.477 families in the local society, and Belajar Dari Rumah (BDR) by giving online training for the teachers and school committees that covered 254 schools developed by Astra Agro in its operation. (T2)