Other Educational Supports
BIC offered scholarships worth a total amount of RMB 350,000 to 122 students with financial difficulties in the areas surrounding Gaohe Mine and Hebi Mine.
The grants provided the financial support for their further study in college.
Zouping Power Plant donated sets of desks and chairs with a total approximate value of CNY 50,000 (approx. THB 228,193) to Zouping 2nd Experimental Primary School to improve the learning environment and resources for 360 students.
BIC joined “Dandelion Library”, a project under the Rural Culture Construction Program, whose objective is to establish libraries in schools in rural areas. The company donated over 2,000 books, bookshelves, tables, chairs and air-conditioners with a total value of approximately CNY 30,000 (THB 136,916) to Ligang Primary School in Luoshan County in Henan province. This initiative helped the school in building a reading room, creating a good reading environment for the students, and improving the studying condition for underprivileged students.
*Exchange rate on 8 May 2020: 1 CNY = 4.5639 THB