CFAO Group’s Solidarity


Good news for Children of Africa Foundation. On the eve of Christmas, the CFAO Group has decided to support Mrs. Dominique Ouattara’s Children of Africa Foundation. To this end, the group has decided to offer about 25 million CFA francs of game to Children of Africa.

In addition, it offers a brand new 4×4 for the next gala of the Foundation of the wife of the head of state. The announcement of these donations were made during an audience granted by the First Lady Dominique Ouattara, to a delegation from the CFAO Group, on Friday, December 18th, 2015, at the presidential residence at the Riviera Golf. Thus, for nearly half an hour, Mrs. Dominique Ouattara, accompanied by her closest staff members, talked with the guests. During the meeting it was the opportunity for that group to present the new business center Playce that will be inaugurated this Saturday, December 19th, 2015, in Marcory, and also the support that this group wants to bring Children of Africa Foundation on the eve the Christmas party.

"We talked about our new business center called Playce we're opening tomorrow. And that will host the first Carrefour store in Africa. It is an event. We were very happy on this opportunity to meet with Madam First Lady to explain both the philosophy of this center and its impact on the Ivorian economy, "said Richard Bielle, CFAO’s CEO.

The delegation of the CFAO Group was composed of Jun Karube, President & COA for Toyota Tsusho Corporation, Richard Bielle, CFAO’s CEO, Ichiro Kashitini, Vice President of CFAO, Xavier Desjobert, Managing Director of CFAO RETAIL Côte d’Ivoire, John Paul Denoix, Managing Director of CFAO RETAIL Côte d’Ivoire, Fabrice Cresquere, CEO of CFAO Côte d’Ivoire and Françoise le Guennou Remarck, Vice President for Institutional Relations & Communication CFAO.