The devastating surge in COVID-19 cases in India has meant that the country has been facing almost 400,000 new cases each day, with our own colleagues and their families directly affected by the second wave of the virus.
Last week, Technicolor took steps to further ensure the health, safety, and support of employees, including:
At Technicolor, the outpouring of support for our colleagues internally has been extensive. After consultation on the immediate needs, the company decided to partner with Oxfam India, an NGO Technicolor has had a long-term relationship with, to provide immediate on-the-ground community support. A contribution to Oxfam India means you would be supporting their COVID initiatives to:
If you, friends, or family are interested in donating to Oxfam India, there are dedicated links set up for Technicolor by country. For citizens outside the below countries, please use the India link. The donations qualify for tax exemptions within the given country’s legal framework. Here are the relevant links to donate:
In addition to the employee support mentioned, Technicolor will match donations made via these links, up to a total of €100,000, to support the community which is so critical to the fabric of Technicolor.
Our leadership in India is working on other ways to support our teams and the community. To our colleagues in India, we are here for you. We wish you continued good health and safety. If you would like to get in touch with The Mill Bangalore, you can do so here.