Over the course of eight years in Vietnam, Mondelez Kinh Do has not only expanded its production and business activities but has also demonstrated a steadfast commitment to sustainable development.
With a focus on contributing to society and adhering to sustainable development principles, the company has actively engaged in social responsibility initiatives, supported community-oriented projects, and fostered positive values within the community.
|Mondelez Kinh Do implements a variety of community support initiatives
Since the beginning of 2023, Mondelez Kinh Do has collaborated with Foodbank Vietnam to provide over 27,000 boxes of assorted confectionery worth VND14 billion ($577,557), offering periodic support to more than 600 shelters, open houses, nursing centres, and for highland children and those facing challenging circumstances.
This outreach extends to supporting underprivileged patients in hospitals and contributing to various local community programmes, projects, and activities. It is estimated that over 132,000 individuals have benefited from these initiatives.
In collaboration with social organisations to spread the spirit of mutual support and solidarity widely, Mondelez Kinh Do staff took part in various meaningful volunteering activities like Blood Donation, “Bep yeu thuong - Love Kitchen” (preparing meals for people in difficulty, and “Chao mua thu - Autumn's Congee” in Hanoi, organised by Foodbank Vietnam.
Recently, over 50 volunteers from Mondelez Kinh Do joined forces to prepare more than 150 nutritious meals and distribute gifts to elderly residents at the Vinh Son nursing home in Ho Chi Minh City. Additionally, they collectively cooked over 1,000 porridge meals and distributed them to patients and their families facing difficult circumstances at the Thanh Nhan Hospital and Lung Hospital in Hanoi.
|Mondelez Kinh Do’s sustained efforts to support and collaborate with social organisations in Vietnam have played a pivotal role in delivering tangible value to the community
Anil Viswanathan, managing director of Mondelez Kinh Do Vietnam said, "With the commitment to doing the right things, Mondelez Kinh Do has facilitated various social responsibility initiatives that foster positive values within the community. We are proud that through the collaboration with Foodbank Vietnam, thousands of underprivileged people have been supported by our impactful initiative. Mondelez Kinh Do’s sustained efforts to support and collaborate with social organisations in Vietnam have played a pivotal role in delivering tangible value to the community."
We take pride in engaging our staff and social partners in meaningful social responsibility activities that contribute to the community, fostering a circular economy model, promoting environmental development, and aligning with the vision of building a sustainable business environment in Vietnam."
Recognising the impact of Mondelez Kinh Do's contributions, the company was honoured with the "Food Hero Awards 2023 - Honouring initiatives and efforts for real development in sustainable food."
This prestigious award, organised by the Ho Chi Minh City Food Transparency Association, Vietnam Food Bank, and Food Share, marks the first of its kind in Vietnam. It acknowledges Mondelez Kinh Do's outstanding efforts to positively impact the community, improve quality, transparency, and innovation in food, while also applauding its persistent commitment to reducing food waste and optimising the supply chain from production to final consumption.
|Mondelez Kinh Do was honoured with the "Food Hero Awards 2023”
Mondelez Kinh Do Vietnam, a member of the world's largest snack company Mondelēz International, stands out as one of the foremost food companies in Vietnam. Renowned for its confectionery brands such as Oreo, Ritz, Slide, Cadbury, and Toblerone, the company has aligned its mission with global sustainable development goals.
Mondelez Kinh Do is committed to supporting the social community and environmental awareness, and fostering mindful snacking and healthy consumption habits among consumers.
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