Pfizer Hong Kong Awarded as “Caring Company” for 16th Straight Year (2002-2018)
(5 April, 2018) Pfizer Hong Kong is honored to have received the Caring Company Award from the Hong Kong Council of Social Services (HKCSS) for 16 consecutive years, in recognition of its long-term contribution to corporate social responsibility.
As a pharmaceutical company, Pfizer truly values patient-centered healthcare, thus our commitment in preventive and wellness promotion efforts to encourage healthy, proactive lifestyles. With the Company’s mission of ‘Working Together for a Healthier World’, Pfizer adopts a participatory approach in disease management, working hand-in-hand with business partners, healthcare professionals, patient groups, carers and government.
Caring for the Community
The ‘Pfizer Community Team’ participates actively in volunteer work and community projects to aid vulnerable groups. The Team has collaborated with various non-profit organizations to deliver services through charitable donations, knowledge sharing, youth development support and Pfizer’s Global Health Fellows Program.
Caring for the Employees
Pfizer strives to provide a stimulating work environment and a rewarding career opportunity to all members of the Pfizer community. A range of opportunities are offered to employees to learn about health and wellbeing. A host of measures are also in place to benefit staff and/or their family, including birthday leave, regular social gatherings, library corner, free fruit bowls, in-office breastfeeding rooms, and much more.
Caring for the Environment
The Company administers a 3R program – Reduce, Recycle and Reuse internally. In addition, hands-on preservation activities such as tree planting are organized to empower employees to take active roles in environmental protection.
Launched in 2002, the Caring Company Scheme is specifically geared to building strategic partnerships among businesses and social service providers to create a cohesive society.
In the future, Pfizer Hong Kong will continue its effort to leverage its expertise and resources as a responsible corporate citizen. Pfizer is committed to managing its growth in an ethical, sustainable way, and endeavors to make a difference to the health and lives of people in Hong Kong.