GCB Bank donated GHC20,000 in support of the 2019 Teachers’ Awards Scheme. The social investment was part of GCB’s corporate social responsibility commitments in education, which Deputy Head of Corporate Affairs of GCB Bank Mr. Emmanuel Kwarteng described as a priority for the bank.
Mr. Kwarteng recalled that over the past five years alone, the bank had built six classroom blocks for Fawoman, Bomaa and Sawuah in Ashanti, Bono East and Eastern Regions.
Accra Regional Manager Mr. Justice Gaveh and Boundary Road Manager Mr. Joshua Antwi presented the cheque at the inauguration of the 2019 Awards in Accra.
Mr. Addae Poku, Executive Secretary of the National Teachers Council (NTC) received the cheque and commended GCB for the bank’s consistent support for education and for teachers.
The giving event was witnessed by Minister of Education (Tertiary Division) Prof. Kwesi Yankah and Director-General of Ghana Education Service Prof. Kwasi Opoku-Amankwa.