We Care is an initiative that demonstrates our ongoing commitment to responsible corporate citizenship. We continually evaluate and invest in initiatives where we can contribute toward the improvement of disadvantaged communities or individuals in need of equal opportunities to foster an environment in which they can thrive and become active members of society. These efforts are run independently by our businesses across the Group and they have proven to have reaching environmental, social, well being and economic impacts.
Ethicare donates 3 000 face shields to pharmacists
An Ethicare initiative The unprecedented arrival of COVID-19 in South Africa forced everyone to come to terms with a new normal. The grave reality of the pandemic was highlighted with the announcement of a national lockdown on 23 March 2020. This drastic measure was implemented to flatten the curve and slow the spread of the…
Aspen debuts in the FTSE4Good Index Series
The annual FTSE Russell Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Ratings have been published and Aspen has been included as a constituent member in the global FTSE4Good Index Series for the first time. Jeanette Englund Aspen Group Risk Sustainability Manager said, “We are delighted to be included in the global FTSE4Good Index Series for the first…
Partnering with Siya Kolisi and Siphiwe Tshabalala to feed families
Aspen partnered with the Siya Kolisi and Siphiwe Tshabalala Foundations during Covid-19 to assist communities in need.
Aspen and Wits Pharmacy School care for Johannesburg’s homeless
Aspen and Wits Pharmacy School aligned to assist homeless citizens with food, blankets and flu vaccinations.
Aspen donates hand sanitizers to Eastern Cape Department of Health
Aspen donated hand sanitizers to organisations caring for the Eastern Cape’s poorest communities.
COVID-19 food parcels for Soweto’s elderly
Aspen partnered with Dr Mveleli Ngqwede to distributing food parcels to the elderly in Soweto
Aspen donates electronic devices valued at R2.4 million to assist UP medical students
An Aspen Pharmacare initiative Johannesburg – JSE Limited listed Aspen Pharmacare Holdings Limited (Aspen), a global multinational specialty pharmaceutical company headquartered in South Africa, has donated 600 internet-enabled electronic devices valued at R2.4 million to support students from the Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Pretoria (UP). Stavros Nicolaou, Aspen Pharmacare Senior Executive: Strategic Trade said, “Aspen…
AGI: Covid-19 support in Mauritius
Aspen donates anaesthetic medicines to patients in critical condition An Aspen Global Incorporated Initiative Ministry of Health, Emmanuel Anquetil Building, Port Louis, 29 April 2020: In a major contribution in our fight against Covid-19, Aspen Global Incorporated, the Mauritian subsidiary of Aspen Pharmacare Holdings (a multinational pharmaceutical company), has donated approximately 30,000 vials of three…
Helping to nourish Morgan
Morgan is a beautiful little girl who turned two at the beginning of 2020 and who was diagnosed with Food Protein-Induced Enterocolitis Syndrome (“FPIES”) in October 2018. FPIES is an immune reaction in the gastrointestinal system to one or more specific foods, commonly characterised by profuse vomiting and diarrhea. It also presents with symptoms such…