OPPO Singapore partners with Singapore Red Cross to donate masks in fight against COVID-19
Singapore, April 30, 2020 – World-leading smartphone brand OPPO Singapore announced today that it is working with Singapore Red Cross to deliver 20,000 masks in support of various initiatives aimed at helping both persons with disabilities, as well as migrant workers.
The masks will be delivered to Singapore Red Cross, before being distributed to the Red Cross Home for the Disabled, along with several on-the-ground organisations that reach out to the migrant worker community.
The partnership is part of OPPO’s efforts globally as the brand looks to do its part in the fight against COVID-19, in line with its dedication to supporting the communities in which it operates.
“OPPO Singapore is dedicated to helping in this fight against COVID-19,” shared Mr Moon Yue, CEO, OPPO Singapore. “We are pleased to be able to support the work that Singapore Red Cross and their partners are doing on the ground to help both the migrant worker community as well as the residents that they care for at the Red Cross Home for the Disabled. We hope that this is the beginning of a fruitful relationship as we work together to emerge from the current situation stronger, and more united.”
"We thank OPPO Singapore for the kind donation of 20,000 surgical masks. During these challenging times, the Singapore Red Cross remains committed to delivering essential services to assist the vulnerable in our community. The masks will be put to good use at the Red Cross Home for the Disabled, where our frontline staff continue to care for a hundred persons with severe disability; and on the ground, as we ramp up efforts to support the elderly and the migrant worker community. We have a long way to go in this fight against COVID-19. This donation will help us in our response to this crisis," said Mr Benjamin William, Secretary General/CEO, Singapore Red Cross.
OPPO is a leading global smart device brand. Since launching its first smartphone - “Smiley Face” - in 2008, OPPO has been in relentless pursuit of the synergy of aesthetic satisfaction and innovative technology, Today, OPPO provides customers with a wide range of smart devices spearheaded by the Find and R series, ColorOS operating system, as well as internet services such as OPPO Cloud and OPPO+. OPPO operates in more than 40 countries and regions, with 6 research institutes and 4 R&D centers worldwide and an international design center in London, OPPO’s more than 40,000 employees are dedicated to creating a better life for customers around the world.