2011 Corporate Social Responsibility Report
ANSA McAL purchased 70 tickets to the Catholic Youth Expo, which was put on by the Catholic Youth Commission. Tickets were distributed to homes across Trinidad for their young residents to attend.
Abel Building Solutions (ABS) launched the Caribbean Construction Awards in January 2011. The event was set to recognize industry players whose work showed true excellence in architecture, engineering and construction.
In recognition of our 130th Anniversary, the ANSA McAL ‘Best of the Best’ Calypso Competition took place with entries coming from ANSA McAL subsidiaries.
Nelson Street Boys’ RC School received assistance in hosting of their School Sports Day at the Laventille Complex. ANSA McAL also covered the cost of their PA/Music System.
In 2011, the ANSA McAL Group of Companies for a second year was the official sponsor of the 104th Trinidad and Tobago Amateur Golf Open Tournament.
Abel Building Solutions (ABS) hosted the Caribbean Construction Awards at the Hyatt Regency, POS. Industry leaders were recognized at the event.
ANSA McAL Head Office honored its Administrative Staff for their hard work and dedication during Administrative Professionals Week.
The Anthony N. Sabga Caribbean Awards for Excellence recognized its fifth set of Laureates since the launch of the Awards in 2005. Each recipient received a cheque for a half-million dollars each, a medal and a citation.
ANSA McAL Trading (Guyana) Ltd. was the primary sponsor for the Tropical Rhythms Road Race which started and ended at the Company’s Head Office.
Since the inception of ‘Friday Nights Fights’ in Guyana, Stag has been a committed sponsor. WBC Caribbean Boxing Federation is grateful to ANSA McAL Trading (Guyana) Ltd.for their continued contribution.
ANSA McAL handed over a donation of various paint and paint products to the Rotary Club of Port of Spain. The items were given in support of the Club’s project to outfit the Princess Elizabeth Centre with its very own Dental Clinic.
Customer Appreciation Day with ANSA Chemicals Ltd.
In commemoration of World Environment Day 2011 and International Year of the Forests 2011, Guardian Media Ltd embarked on a tree planting initiative in the hills of Tacarigua.
ANSA Technologies Ltd. received STOW-TT (Safe To Work in Trinidad and Tobago) certification in 2011. This certification highlights the company’s compliance with the HSE requirements on the local energy sector.
Group Executives attended an Executive Retreat where they were able to formulate the Group’s Three Year Aspiration Statement, supported by Key Performance Indicators (KPIs).
Staff members from Alstons Shipping Ltd. commemorated Emancipation Day 2011 by dressing in their beautifully colored and elegantly designed ethnic apparel.
Children of Carib employees who successfully completed the 2011 S.E.A. exams were invited to spend ‘A Day at Work’ at Carib Brewery.
Employees from MBM/Crown Industries/Standard Equipment volunteered their time to assist local NGO, the Hope Shelter.
ANSA McAL continued its Summer Internship Programme which is open to the children of employees who are enrolled in University.
Over one hundred and fifty ANSA McAL Executives from Miami to Guyana gathered for the ‘Leap of Faith’ Executive Retreat.
For the twelfth year running ANSA McAL contributed to the hosting of the Tobago Secondary Schools Drama Festival. The company has partnered with the festival since its inception in 2000.
ANSA McAL Trading (Guyana) Ltd. launched the Stag “Crown your Community” promotion which allowed communities to enter with the hopes of winning the $3 Million Grand Prize all going towards developing a football field.
Carib Glassworks Ltd and Carib Brewery commemorated Cancer Awareness Month with several activities, which included medical examinations/tests and lectures on health and wellness.
Employees of ANSA McAL Barbados along with family and friends took part in the Nation Fun Walk 2011. This annual event raises awareness for several charitable causes in Barbados, and in 2011 the ANSA McAL team walked for the Diabetes charity.
The ANSA McAL Group of Companies through ANSA Chemicals Ltd and AMCO lent its support towards persons and families affected by the devastating floods which took place in the Diego Martin and Maraval areas. Over 300 cases of Clean and White Liquid Bleach were donated to the Diego Martin Regional Corporation for distribution to the communities most affected by the flooding catastrophe.
Trinidad Match Ltd. partnered with local NGO Arrive Alive to introduce a new road safety initiative with key safety messages.
The staff of ANSA Merchant Bank Ltd. challenged each other to friendly competitions to see who could come up with the most effective fund-raising ventures as well as the biggest and best Christmas hampers, all donated to charity.
The ANSA McAL Foundation made a donation of one hundred thousand dollars to the Guardian Neediest Cases Fund. The funds went towards assisting their Christmas grant exercise.
ANSA McAL sponsored all the prizes for the Annual Maloney Football League’s Under 13 Tournament.