– Recognized as a contribution to rehabilitation and disaster relief for disadvantaged railways in internal and international disaster –
The Korean Railway Authority (hereinafter referred to as the "Korea Railroad Corporation") won the Grand Prize at the "2018 Korea Grand Prize Service" on 7 July.
According to the 8th Railway Company, Korean International Volunteers and the United Nations Volunteer Corps (UNFCCC) won the Grand Prize for the Service, recognizing their contribution to the award ceremony.
Since the inauguration of Kim Sang-kyun, the railway company has continued to carry out community-based joint activities such as briquette, kimono sharing and bazaar activities for the stable living of elderly and vulnerable people living alone.
Especially in the event of a disaster such as the earthquake in overseas host countries, the company has visited the site directly from executives such as Kim Sang Kyun, the president,
In addition, KR has promoted the KR Hope Project for 100 disadvantaged young people through the Social Contribution Fund created by the Korean government,
President Kim Sang Kyun said: "This prize is the fruit of the sweat that company employees have thrown to carry out their social responsibilities." He said: "We will do our best to become a public institution that develops and co-exists with the local community."