Dubai, UAE; March 27, 2013: GE Volunteers, the internal organisation of GE (NYSE: GE) that promotes the spirit of volunteerism worldwide, in conjunction with the Corporate Leadership Staff, underscored their commitment to members of the community by creating ‘Above and Beyond' care packages for workers in Sharjah.
Comprising essential items such as toothbrushes, toothpaste, shaving kits, soap, water bottles, towels, and t-shirts, among others, the GE Volunteers put together 230 care packages for workers in Sharjah, underlining the volunteers' gratitude for their efforts.
Since its inception, GE Volunteers have undertaken an array of community-centric initiatives through the year, reaching out to community members, in the efforts to make a difference in the lives of people.
GE coordinates volunteer efforts company-wide by keeping a close eye on societal needs and invites all employees to build stronger communities where the company serves in. GE's employees volunteer over one million hours of community service every year.