In an effort to have opportunities for all, ITG continuously seeks to contribute to local communities in positive ways. Including our workforce as much as possible in collective initiatives, while progressing our corporate social responsibility, is translated in ITG internal activities.
Our latest initiative was eco-friendly and at the same time contributing to the community in more than one way.
In a week, we were able to collect 132.2 kg of clothes from our employees who were donating unwanted items and dropping them in the collection boxes available in our offices.
FabricAid, a Lebanese organization that collects used clothes from businesses, has aggregated the items we gathered and brought them to their warehouse, where they are sorted into categories to be later sold at extremely affordable prices to marginalized communities through pop-up markets. Noting that the over consumed clothes are recycled to be turned into raw material used by clothes manufacturers in order to reach zero fabric waste in Lebanon.
For every kilogram of collected clothes, FabricAid and ITG donate a small amount to a cause. We have chosen Include Lebanon, an NGO that promotes the social welfare of children with disabilities to have equal opportunities in the society.
With that, we were able to help our society at different levels, hoping that others will follow this pattern.
We collect used clothes from nongovernmental organizations, academic institutions and businesses. Collected clothes are sorted and cleaned to be either up cycled or sold to marginalized communities at extremely affordable prices. Offering underprivileged people good quality clothing at affordable prices and helping Lebanon reach zero fabric waste through maximizing the efficiency of second hand clothes collection, sorting and distribution.
For more info: www.fabricaid.me
Information Technology Group (ITG) is a Lebanese holding company. We combine an array of autonomous affiliates dedicated to providing a large portfolio of solutions and services in the MENA region, in the areas of hardware, system software, and application software, in addition to building automation and office solutions.
Strong with our proven track-record and solid partnerships with leaders in the ICT industry, we can offer the full spectrum of solutions to most businesses, ranging from office furniture to the full-fledged data center, in addition to Cloud-based services.
ITG derives additional strength and reach thanks to its affiliation with the HOLCOM group of companies, which has a 50 year history in diligently serving clients in the EMEA region with its 5,700 professionals.
For more info: www.itgholding.com