Siddhartha Bank handed over a cheque of Rs 497,200 to Zonta Club of Kathmandu under its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) programme on September 23. The funds will be used for Zonta’s campaign to raise awareness on domestic violence.
Sundar Prasad Kadel, Acting CEO of Siddhartha Bank, handed over the cheque to Seema Golchha, President of Zonta Club of Kathmandu. Zonta Kathmandu has been working with different partners to support girls and women victims of violence and has also tied up with Lalitpur Metropolitan Police 100 helpline.
Siddhartha Bank, established in 2002, is one of the largest private commercial banks in Nepal providing banking and remittance services. The bank has over 180 branches across the country and its head office is located in Kathmandu.