Islamabad, February 27, 2023: BankIslami, Pakistan’s leading Islamic financial institution, organized a tree plantation drive and a friendly bicycle rally on Sunday 26-Feburary-2023 in Islamabad to promote environmental sustainability.
The tree plantation drive was held on Sunday and saw approximately 100 saplings planted in the F9 Park of the capital city. The event was attended by BankIslami officials who had participated in the drive with great enthusiasm.
Speaking on the occasion, Rizwan Ata, Country Head Distribution, BankIslami, shared, “At BankIslami, we believe in making a positive impact on society and the environment at large and this plantation drive is our small effort to fight climate change and to build a sustainable future for us all.”
This initiative by BankIslami is in line with its commitment to building a sustainable future. The bank has undertaken many initiatives to help minimize its carbon footprint like switching to solar energy in many of its branches.
As a socially responsible organization, BankIslami has always been at the forefront of community initiatives, and this tree plantation drive is another step towards positively impacting society and the environment.
NOTES TO THE EDITOR
With a network of more than 380+ branches in over 130 cities nationwide, BankIslami Pakistan Ltd. was the first Islamic commercial bank to receive the Islamic banking license under the Islamic banking policy of 2003 from State Bank of Pakistan on March 31, 2005. The Bank started its operations from 7th April 2006 and offers Shariah compliant retail banking, investment banking, consumer banking, and trade finance products. For more information, please visit: https://bankislami.com.pk/