The items consisting bags of rice, cartons of tomatoes, cartons of milk, cartons of mackerel, cartons of milo and others are estimated to cost over GHS20, 000.
Presenting the items on behalf of Groupe Ideal, the Managing Director for Ideal Trade, Emmanuel Buah said “We are excited to share in your joy on this day. The donation is also to signify how important the period of Ramadan in Islam is to us. We believe you contribute in making our business a success and so this donation is to strengthen our bonds over the years.”
Receiving the items on behalf of the Muslim communities, the Muslim clerics lauded the initiative of Groupe Ideal and called on other corporate bodies to emulate.
The Group Head, Corporate Communications and Strategy, Ekow Blankson added that ‘’Groupe Ideal will continue to show its love and support to our Muslim brethren to let them know how important their contribution to our various businesses are to us.
The Nima central mosque and the New Town central mosque all located in Accra were the two communities that benefited from the company’s gesture.
Groupe Ideal is a registered management company with a core mandate to provide financial and managerial services to its subsidiaries operating in the areas of investment banking and fund management, business finance, commodity trading, asset solutions, mining and offshore consultancy services.
Some key portfolios managed by Groupe Ideal are Ideal Finance, FirstTrust Savings and Loans, Ideal Capital Partners, Ideal Trade a commodity and Trading Firm, Westfield off shore, Ideal Assets, Ideal Insurance Brokers, Ideal Financial Holdings, and Ideal Pension Trust.