The KenGen Foundation’s Giver Initiative team recorded 17 new subscribers from Olkaria during Award and Appreciation ceremony held at Olkaria on September 24 setting a subscription record across all KenGen areas.
During the ceremony held at the housing social hall and officiated by Foundation officials, with Engineer Gerald Ngatia as chief guest, 59 subscribers were awarded certificates and other tokens of appreciation.
“I encourage all Givers at Olkaria to go out and be ambassadors of the initiative”, said Eng. Ngatia during his opening speech at the awards ceremony. “It is only when we join hands that we can make a difference to the communities living around our power installations”, he added.
“The KenGen Foundation is impressed with Olkaria’s current performance as the top monetary Giver subscribers across all KenGen operational areas”, said Cathy Kwena, the Foundation’s Senior Fundraising Officer who led the team comprising of Ernest Nyamasyo, the Communications Officer, and Dorcas Arama, the Accounts Officer. “We were humbled by the number of requests from one-off Givers changing their subscriptions to monthly contributions; and others increasing their donation amounts”, she added.