The Renico Group takes its responsibility as a corporate citizen seriously, endeavouring to ensure that all its activities have a positive impact on the communities in which it works and from which many of its employees are drawn. It aims to be a facilitator of social development and encourages meaningful and sustainable interventions, always in partnership with local communities and often in partnership with other donors. This partnership encourages support from governmental agencies, NGO’s and Community Based Organisations, making a positive contribution to poverty alleviation, community development and enabling government to facilitate improved service delivery and local economic development. It places specific emphasis on black youth, HIV/Aids, senior citizens and people living with disabilities.
- To this end, Renico makes the following contributions:
- Assistance with site clearing and levelling, road maintenance and sports field development for numerous local community organisations, particularly in the Zandspruit and Cosmo City areas.
- Upgrading of facilities and sponsorship for SARDA (South African Riding for the Disabled Association)
- Sponsorship of prizes for the fund raising Golf Days held by numerous local organisations
- Donations of warm clothing to disadvantaged communities.
Levelling and clearing the ground for Hlalisekani Playgroup
In May 2018 Renico Plant Hire helped Hot Cares, the community upliftment initiative of 91.9fm radio station, with a creche upliftment project. Ground was levelled at The Hlalisekani Playgroup in Kya Sands for a new playground and shaded area.
Fairland Air Scouts equipment loaded for the KonTiki Raft Competition
Renico Plant Hire assisted the Fairlands Air Scouts Group with a Low Bed Truck and driver to transport their raft material for the KonTiki Raft competition held on 18 May 2018 to 20 May 2018 at Arrowe Park, Benoni, Gauteng. This is an annual event for Scout Groups across Gauteng. This year 58 Scout Groups participated in the KonTiki competition, and the Fairlands Air Scout Group came in 8th place overall.
Thandanani Daycare Centre in Newlands
In June 2017 Renico Plant Hire, in partnership with Taljaard Gardens and Paving supplied and installed paving at the Thandanani Daycare Centre in Newlands, to reduce the dust and dirt in the play area. The paving made a huge difference to the quality of the environment for these children.
Principal of the Thandanani Daycare Centre with Renico and Taljaard Staff
Principal of the Thandanani Daycare Centre with Renico and Taljaard Staff.