Corporate Social Responsibility
We are a social responsible organization and as a global player we follow strict ethical values while actively supporting social projects.
At the same time, all three of our shareholders have a Corporate Social Responsibility strategy embedded into their DNA. Further information can be found on their websites:
BICS is actively involved in the following social projects:
Safaricom Foundation. Established in August 2003, is a registered charity funded by Safaricom Limited and the Vodafone Group Foundation. The Foundation provides a formal process for charitable contributions to communities, community groups and Non Governmental Organisations (NGOs) in Kenya who are key partners in responding to social and economic development issues in the country. The Foundation supports initiatives that provide sustainable solutions to the most pressing social challenges. Its specific focus areas are Education, Health, Economic Empowerment , Environmental Conservation, Arts and Culture, Music and Sports. The Foundation also responds to disasters and humanitarian emergencies. Safaricom Foundation’s strategic directions contribute towards Kenya's development agenda and the Millennium Development Goals.
Close the Gap. An international not-for-profit organisation, recognised as a United Nations DPI NGO, which actively helps to bridge the digital divide. The objective is to assist in improving local knowledge and putting local talent to use by offering cost-efficient IT-solutions to projects in developing countries.