SouthGobi Sands LLC strives to be a leader in CSR
Listed on the Toronto and Hong Kong Stock Exchanges, SouthGobi Sands LLC has been one of Mongolia’s leading companies in CSR. Since the start of its operations in 2006, SouthGobi Sands has donated more than 9 billion MNT to community development projects in the priority soums (Gurvantes, Bayandalai, Noyon, Sevrei, and Dalanzadgad) of Umnugovi Province.
Education is one of the priority sectors of SouthGobi Sands LLC’s CSR activities. In January of this year, students from Manidbadar General Education School in Noyon soum received a fully refurbished gymnasium funded by SouthGobi Sands LLC.
The company made a donation of 75 million MNT in commemoration of the 80th anniversary of Manibadar School, part of its continuous commitment to local development. Furthermore, SouthGobi Sands donated 1 billion MNT donation for the refurbishment of Technical Sports Center in Ulaanbaatar, constructed apartments for 48 households in Gurvantes soum, awarded 191 scholarships from priority soums, built a kindergarten for 120 kids in Gurvantes soum, significantly contributed in the renovations of public restrooms in Bayandalai soum, Gurvante’s Healthcare Center, and Noyon soum’s General Education School.