New Delhi: Blue-collar staff plays an essential role globally and the pandemic has made us realise the true worth of such a workforce. As a gesture to express gratitude for their selfless work and for being there as the frontliners in the most difficult times, Canara HSBC Oriental Bank of Commerce Life Insurance celebrated a special event ‘Joy Of Giving’ to spread the message of belongingness and celebrate the contribution and effort of their blue-collar employees. The initiative was driven in their HO office located in Gurugram as also in 40+ hubs spread across the country.
Commenting on the event, Kiran Yadav, Chief People Officer, Canara HSBC OBC Life Insurance, said, “Our blue-collar staff has constantly supported us from behind the scenes and played a crucial role pre-, or post-pandemic. The Joy of Giving is our way of expressing love and gratitude for their tireless efforts and their selfless dedication. We have immense respect for them and admire their work ethics and wanted to reward them for having faith in us and the organization. Additionally, through our upskilling programs like Utkarsh, we are continually focusing on raising awareness and digital accessibility amongst our blue-collared workforce, especially women.”
Health and well-being session for staff was also hosted by a guest Nutritionist, Megha Mukhija from Health Mania who dwelled upon the need for taking care of physical and mental well-being. Additionally, as a part of the celebration, the blue-collar workforce was felicitated for their efforts and the organisation rewarded them with mobile tablets to assist their children in virtual education.