Corporate Social Responsibility
Samba Bank Limited is deeply committed to Corporate Social Responsibility (“CSR”) in Pakistan. CSR is a voluntary commitment to us as being a financial institution in Pakistan. SBL contributes toward the overall betterment of the society since it has an obligation towards the country for supporting the communities where it operates as a profitable organization. This includes acceptance of its corporate social responsibility and living according to the values it wholeheartedly believes in. Through its various initiatives, SBL aims to a social governance approach, incorporates financial investment towards meaningful community causes. We are participating to build an educated, healthy and prosperous society with pride and conscientiousness for people by engaging with NGO’s in healthcare, education and promoting economic and social development of underprivileged members of our society.
A beyond Philanthropy approach is the key agenda for SBL. The 3 main objectives that Samba Bank Limited wishes to achieve include:
- Contributing to Sustainable Business & Economic Growth
- Being a Responsible Company
- Investing in Communities
As the Bank it is fully committed to the conception of Corporate Social Responsibility and satisfies this responsibility by engaging in a wide range of activities which include:
Prime Minister and Chief Justice of Pakistan Diamer Bhasha & Mohmand Dams Fund
Samba Bank Limited has contributed towards the cause of Prime Minister and Chief Justice of Pakistan Diamer Bhasha & Mohmand Dams Fund keeping in view the criticality of requirement for the economy.
Pakistan’s First Breast Cancer Hospital – Pink Ribbon
Samba Bank Limited has sponsored a Fundraiser Event arranged by Pink Ribbon; the fund raiser helped Pink Ribbon in collecting funds for the erection of Pakistan’s First Breast Cancer Hospital in order to serve the deprived & underprivileged patients.
Pakistan Red Crescent Society
Samba Bank Limited has supported Pakistan Red Crescent Society (PRCS) for the replenishment of the wheel chair stock which is distributed among the deprived & needy patients of the society.
Samba Bank Limited has supported Sharmeen Khan Memorial Foundation in setting up a Computer Lab which will improve technological & Digital Learning Capabilities of the student.
Samba Bank Limited has supported the Indus Hospital for Peads Cardio Project which will help them facilitate the needy and underprivileged individuals.
Samba Bank Limited has supported the Kiran Foundation for their project named, The Womb – An Alternative Educational Model which will help them provide an alternative educational model designed for students who are struggling to fit in the regular school because of the overwhelming effects of trauma & prolonged stress faced at home. Samba Bank has also distributed gifts on the occasion of Eid.
Idara E Taleem O Agahi
Samba Bank Limited has supported Idara E Taleem O Agahi for their Learning Kiosk Project in Lahore. The purpose of this project is to provide an education to the deprived & underprivileged individuals in the disadvantaged areas of the cities / town.
The Citizen Foundation
Samba Bank Limited has adopted 2 Classes for the year 2018 from The Citizen Foundation – TCF which will help the underprivileged students to continue with their studies.
Karachi down Syndrome Program
Samba Bank Limited has sponsored a Golf Tournament which was organized by Karachi Down Syndrome Program – KDSP to bring together esteemed golfers of Karachi to generate funds to sustain KDSPs services for individuals with Down syndrome and their families.
World Wildlife Fund, Pakistan
Samba Bank Limited in collaboration with World Wildlife Fund sponsored their plantation program named “Rung Do Pakistan”, has donated 10,000 plants which be planted across Pakistan covering different geographical locations.
Samba Bank Limited has supported Idara E Taleem O Agahi with the operational cost of their Lahore based learning kiosk project.
The Citizens Foundation
Samba Bank Limited has adopted a class for the year 2017 from The Citizen Foundation – TCF which will help the underprivileged students to continue with their studies.
World Wildlife Fund, Pakistan
Samba Bank Limited in collaboration with World Wildlife Fund Pakistan planted 100 mangrove saplings at the Wetland Centre, Sandspit, in order to raise awareness about the importance of trees for the environment.
Samba Bank Limited has supported the Indus Hospital for their Kiran foundation for their project named Samba Sanctum – library which will help the students to improve their learning environment.
Children First the Society
Samba Bank Limited has sponsored a fundraiser event organized by the National Institute of Child Association for the rebuilding of I.C.U Ward.
Samba Bank Limited has supported the Indus Hospital for their Pediatrics Project which will help them facilitate the needy and underprivileged individuals.
Samba Bank Limited has sponsored a fundraiser event organized by the Kidney Centre; all proceeds will be utilized for the treatment of underprivileged patients at The Kidney Centre
Patient Aid Foundation
Samba Bank Limited has sponsored a fundraiser event organized by the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre; the proceeds collected from the fund raiser will help the organization in working on their next project i.e. “The Jinnah Institute of Cancer & Research (JIC)”