PT DAHANA (Persero) along with 35 other state-owned companies organized a Veteran Service event through which they supplied food packages to veterans who are members of the Veterans Legion of the Republic of Indonesia (LVRI). The event, which was in to commemoration of the 76th Independence Day of the Republic of Indonesia, was done in the symbolic handover of basic food assistance by the Deputy Assistant for Social And Environment Responsibility of Ministry of SOEs Agus Suharyono at the LVRI Central Building, Jakarta on Wednesday, August 18, 2021.
During his remarks, Agus Suharyono conveyed that the Ministry of SOEs consistently cares for veterans who fought and defended the independence of the Republic of Indonesia. Agus said, this Veteran Service activity is a form of appreciation, gratitude and thanks to veteran fighters who have enormously sacrificed for Indonesia.
"Thank you to the 35 SOEs who have collaborated for the for veterans," said Agus.
Meanwhile, the Chairperson of DAHANA’s Social and Environmental Responsibility unit, Eman Suherman, said the Veteran Service event was held as a form of SOEs’ concern for veterans as heroes of the independence of the Republic of Indonesia.
"DAHANA participates in this Veteran Service activity in order to share happiness with our fighters of country’s freedom in the form by supplying packages containing some basic necessities for the veterans," said Eman.
DAHANA's concern for veterans is not one time story. Every year DAHANA provides assistance to veterans in Subang Regency in observance and commemoration of Hero's Day.