Best Price stores organize clothes contribution drive
Filed Under: Business, World | Posted: 09/07/2012 at 1:32AM
Comments | Region: India
The initiative will be organised from 1– 30 September 2012 across Bharti Walmart’s 17 Best Price Modern Wholesale stores across Andhra Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, J&K, Maharashtra, MP,
The collected clothes will be sent to Goonj who will use these to motivate under-privileged people to develop infrastructure in their communities like repairing of roads, digging of wells, cleaning the village, among other possible activities. Improvement of infrastructure will help the communities have a better life. As part of the program, people will be encouraged to do shramdaan (community labour) and get the collected clothes in return, as a reward.
This drive is in association with Goonj, a well-known national NGO, which provides clothes to millions of poor and needy people and Gati – a leader in express cargo delivery and a pioneer in distribution and supply chain management solutions in