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Book Donation at Joymax School by WNS Board
MUMBAI, India, Mar 09, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --WNS (Holdings) Limited (NYSE: WNS), a leading provider of global Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) services, today along with its Board of Directors conducted a book donation at Joymax school, Ghatkopar, Mumbai. The activity was a part of the sustainable initiative by WNS Cares Foundation (WCF), under which the first library was set up at Joymax School in Mumbai. The aim was to promote education and encourage reading among the children. Joymax, an English medium school, has around 1,400 children, most of them are from economically weaker sections of society and first-generation school students.
WNS Board members, including Eric Herr, Chairman, WNS Global Services; Keshav R. Murugesh, Group CEO, WNS Global Services; and Shamini Murugesh, Chief Honorary Mentor, WNS Cares Foundation, participated in the event. With this donation, more than 1200 books and 4 library cupboards have been donated to the library, as a part of the WCF library initiative. The distribution of books by the Board was followed by an interactive book reading session between the students and the board members.
Speaking on the occasion, Eric Herr, Chairman, WNS Global Services, said, "We at WNS believe in creating an impact that is sustainable. Hence, providing educational support for the underprivileged is topmost on our agenda."
About WNS Cares Foundation
WNS Cares Foundation (WCF), a registered non-profit organization, has been formed with a mission to 'Educate, Empower and Enrich' underprivileged children and youth. WCF, a group company of WNS (Holdings) Limited (NYSE: WNS), has a vision to serve society and create a strong foundation for sustainability initiatives at WNS. WCF offers a platform to WNS's employees and clients to make valuable contributions to society. For more information, visit www.wnscares.org
WNS (Holdings) Limited (NYSE: WNS), is a leading global business process outsourcing company. WNS offers business value to 200+ global clients by combining operational excellence with deep domain expertise in key industry verticals including Travel, Insurance, Banking and Financial Services, Manufacturing, Retail and Consumer Packaged Goods, Shipping and Logistics and Healthcare and Utilities. WNS delivers an entire spectrum of business process outsourcing services such as finance and accounting, customer care, technology solutions, research and analytics and industry specific back office and front office processes. WNS has over 21,000 professionals across 21 delivery centers worldwide including Costa Rica, India, Philippines, Romania, Sri Lanka and United Kingdom. For more information, visit www.wns.com
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