A thank you note to Karmod from the Minister of Maritime and Transportation.
Karmod was granted a silver medal from the Turkish Red Crescent for its charity efforts.
Karmod’s CEO Mr. Mehmet Cankaya received a silver medal from Red Crescent Society for its charity efforts from the minister of Maritime and Transportation of Turkey Mr.Binali Yildirim.
The minister, Mr. Yildirim, underlined the importance of granting such medals to benefactors saying : “The more we encourage people like this the more their number will be adding more and more benefactors to this charity chain. These organizations are important to our society since they do not exist to make a profit, there is no financial interests here, only peace and serenity”.
The President of Turkish Red Crescent Mr Ahmed Lutfi Akar underlined that they are monitoring with care every penny, adding: Turksih Red Crescent Society executed big projects in the country and abroad. We have donated 100 million liras in cash and goods worth 50 million liras for Somalia. We delivered medicines, food and clothing to Somalia via cargo ships, we are providing hot meal to 10 thousand people daily, we have erected a camp for 267 thousand refugees We are practically re-building Somalia.
Along with Karmod there were representatives of 99 other big Turkish companies that supported Turkish Red Crescent Society in its charity projects.