Guatemala, January, 2013. The Frutera Savings and Credit Union “Mi Gente”, promotes the welfare and improvement of living conditions of the associated workers and their families. Among the benefits it gives, is the ease of acquiring very low cost financing for housing, land, cars, appliances and others. It also has a savings program and posthumous assistance.
In order to improve services, union practices, and exchange Corporate Social Responsibility-CSR- experiences, the representatives of the Savings and Integral Credit Union San Jose Obrero-COOSAJO- experts in innovative financial solutions, through a professional and personalized service, were invited.
The group made a tour through the banana packing plant to see the banana process and visited the community of San José Mogollon, to be acquainted with Frutera’s CSR programs and dialogue with community leaders.
Antonio Aldana, General Manager of COOSAJO thanked Bernardo Roehrs, Corporate Director of Frutera, for the opportunity of this mutually beneficial exchange: “Thank you for sharing with us these good CSR practices, you are an exemplary company and we know that we will learn a lot with this activity”, commented Aldana.