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Credit Corp donates $20,000 to the Fiji Red Cross

Credit Corporation(Fiji) Limited (CCL) today handed over a donation of $20,000 to the Fiji Red Cross Society’s Cyclone Winston Appeal. Managing Director, Peter Dixon stated that Credit Corporation as one of Fiji’s largest finance companies was well aware of its social responsibility and the need to help out the people of Fiji in times of […]

Peni Shute

February 25, 2016 11:13 am

Credit Corporation(Fiji) Limited (CCL) today handed over a donation of $20,000 to the Fiji Red Cross Society’s Cyclone Winston Appeal.

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Managing Director of Credit Corporation Peter Dixon hands over $20,000 to Fiji Red Cross Society National President Cathy Wong. Photo: Ashutosh Singh/Newswire.

Managing Director, Peter Dixon stated that Credit Corporation as one of Fiji’s largest finance companies was well aware of its social responsibility and the need to help out the people of Fiji in times of crisis.

Mr.Dixon urged other businesses to open theirĀ hearts and their chequebooks and help their fellow Fijians get through this very trying period.

Financial contributions to the Red Cross Appeal are a very efficient and practical way of supporting the relief effort. The Red Cross are well planned and focussed in their relief efforts on the ground and are well versed in the co-ordination of relief logistics. Cash donations enable the Red Cross to assist with the purchase and distribution of emergency supplies, tarpaulins, blankets, cooking sets and other essential items required to meet the immediate needs of those unfortunate people most in need of assistance.

Despite the events of the last few days, all Credit Corporation’s offices are now open and ready to serve its customers. Dixon stated that many of their clients may be suffering from the effects of Cyclone Winston, and the company would consider genuine requests for assistance while they and their businesses got back on their feet. Dixon urged

Dixon urged customers who were suffering the effects of the aftermath of Cyclone Winston to contact Credit Corporation branch managers to discuss their position.

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