To mark the International Day of the Disabled on Friday 11th July 2008, the Creole Sky Club of Air Seychelles made a cash contribution towards activities being organised by the National Council of the Disabled ( NCD).
The contribution was raised from fundraising activities organized by the Creole Sky Club such as bring and buy sales, crockery sales, revenue from happy hours, etc.
The contribution was presented in a cheque form to the Chairperson of the National Council of the Disabled, Mrs Helen Maiche by the Public Relations & Communications Manager, Mr Glenn Pillay at a short ceremony held at the Rehabilitation Centre last Friday.
Also present was the Minister for Health & Social Affairs, Mrs Marie–Pierre Lloyd, the CEO of Health Services Authority, Mrs Maryse Berlouis, members of the NCD and senior health and medical officials who were attending activities to mark the Day.
Once again, the staff of Air Seychelles has show for the concern and care of the disabled of our society through their active participation in activities to raise funds for charitable causes.
About Air Seychelles
The Seychelles' national carrier was incorporated in 1977 and was formally named 'Air Seychelles' in 1978. The airline began long-haul operations in 1983 and continues to remain one of the tourism pillars contributing towards the island's strongest growing economic sector.
In 2021, Air Seychelles managed to retain the most coveted title of ‘Indian Ocean’s Leading Airline’ at the World Travel Awards including, ‘Indian Ocean's Leading Airline - Business Class and Indian Ocean's Leading Cabin Crew . The airline also marked a historic milestone at the 28th edition of the World Travel Awards for having its premium lounge recognised for the first time ever as ‘Indian Ocean’s Leading Airline Lounge 2021’.