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
Air Seychelles was established in 1978 and began long-haul service in 1983. The airline currently offers international flights to Abu Dhabi, Johannesburg, Mauritius and Mumbai. Air Seychelles also offers more than 350 domestic scheduled flights a week throughout the archipelago, including domestic charter services. As the national airline of the Republic of Seychelles, Air Seychelles is a pillar of tourism, the island nation’s strongest and growing economic sector. The airline maintains a strategic partnership with Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates and 40 per cent stakeholder.