Pakistan’s leading connectivity provider, Zong 4G, organized a yoga and laughter therapy session for the special schoolchildren at Kingston School for Special Education, Abbottabad to rejuvenate the spirits amid the pandemic.
Zong 4G is leaving no stone unturned to create a more socially inclusive Pakistan through various initiatives. The invigorating yoga session, which was arranged for special children from the KP region and their teachers, was followed by a happy meditation and laughter therapy session which the participants enjoyed to the fullest. The young participants of the sessions included children with physical challenges as well as children with autism.
A special ‘Burn-Out Yoga’ session arranged for teachers who are dealing with special children daily, so they are prepared for the new normal amid the Covid-19 pandemic. An awareness session on the novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) was also conducted, followed by the distribution of hygiene kits comprising masks, sanitizers, and interactive manual to stay safe from Covid-19, based on guidelines from UNICEF.
“Diversity and inclusion are at the heart of our values and continue to play an important part in our company’s success. As part of our CSR strategy, we are reaching the marginalized members of the society, providing them with greater opportunities and working towards reducing the divide in society. Our visit to the Kingston School for Special Education is reflective of our strong commitment to engaging with the marginalized strata of the society.” shared Zong’s official spokesperson.
“We thank Zong for the kind and much-needed gesture, and hope that it will bring the right kind of education and enthusiasm to these special children and their educators in these troubling times,” shared Sardar Irfan who represents the underprivileged special children from the KPK Region. “We need more organizations to follow Zong’s footsteps and come forward for the support and education of these physically and mentally challenged kids of our country.”
Besides being a leading connectivity partner for Pakistanis, Zong 4G is fueling hope for a better future through such activities for a more socially-inclusive country.