“Flying is not the only thing we do”; Yeti Airlines is committed to working towards benefit of the society in every way possible. Giving back to society is at the core of the Airlines’ mission and hence a part of our regular practises and initiatives.
Today, Yeti Airlines handed over a cheque of Rs. 3, 73,016/- (Three Lakh Seventy Three Thousand Five Hundred and Thirteen Rupees) each to the below mentioned four social organizations as per our commitment.
1. Save the Children
2. The United Mission to Nepal (UMN)
3. Care Nepal
4. Habitat For Humanity
The total amount of assistance handed over sums up to Rs.14, 92,064/- (Fourteen Lakhs Ninety Two Thousand and Sixty Four Rupees). This handover of assistance has been possible with the help of our passengers, on whose behalf Yeti Airlines donates NRs 4 per flight for a cause.
Till date Yeti Airlines has provided an assistance of Rs 1, 38, 17,856/- One Crore Thirty Eight Lakhs Seventeen Thousand Eight Hundred and Fifty Six Rupees to various organizations besides the aforementioned organizations.
Yeti Airlines has also planted over 2, 50,000 trees under its Green Project for the Far Western Region of Nepal. The Green Project was commenced in June 2010 in collaboration with local partners Raaika Tours and Travels, Dhangadhi and District Road Support Programme (DRSP), Baitadi. Under this initiative, the airlines sets aside Rs. 20 on each one-way ticket and Rs 40 on every round trip ticket to and from the Dhangadhi or Nepalgunjsectors.The total accumulated fund is used for regional tree plantation in several targeted community forests in the Far-Western Development Region of Nepal.
Yeti Group of Companies also separated Forty Lakh Rupees for earthquake response. The airline has been assisting with transporting relief materials as well as earthquake victims whenever needed.
Yeti Airlines has recently joined hands with Blink Nepal and World Vision Nepal to carry out Corporate Social Responsibility more efficiently.
Yeti Airlines also provide social discounts to disabled people (50%), Senior Citizens (25%), Child Discount (33.33%), and Infant (90%) in all the Jetstream-41 sectors likeBhadrapur, Tumlingtar, Biratnagar, Janakpur, Bharatpur, Pokhara, Bhairahawa, Nepalgunj and Dhangadhi to and from Kathmandu.