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Bank Sohar supports Omani Association for Elderly Friends, Salalah branch

Bank Sohar supports Omani Association for Elderly Friends, Salalah branch

The donation will finance obtain of health-related gear for the association’s members, enhancing the top quality of care offered and escalating capacity.

Munira Abdulnabi Macki, GM – HR and Corporate Support, Bank Sohar, mentioned, “As a bank governed by the interests of the community it serves, we follow an all-encompassing strategy of social outreach that endeavours to uplift all sections of the society. As socially responsible individuals, we are bound by a sense of duty to ensure that Oman’s elderly citizens receive the benefits and advantages that society owes them for having been instrumental in its progress. We must remember that Oman’s senior population has been a key contributor to the nation’s economic success, growth and development, and they continue to inspire youth because of the firm values and principles they represent. Thus, we are honoured to carry on the noble mission of caring for our country’s senior citizens.”

Salwa Rabe’a al Yafee, branch supervisor of the association, thanked Bank Sohar and mentioned, “We are grateful to Bank Sohar for their constant help and generosity, which aids us fulfill our commitment towards the senior citizens.
“This is a optimistic instance for how we as socially accountable members of the society can foster a culture of respect and a sense of duty for the ones who when served us in their prime. The bank’s contribution will assist us meet our needs for guaranteeing that Oman’s senior citizens lead comfy, hassle-free of charge lives.”

The donation cheque was handed more than at Bank Sohar’s Salalah branch to Salwa by Amur Said al Amri, sr chief branch manager at Bank Sohar.
Bank Sohar’s contributions are focused towards social improvement organisations that market neighborhood empowerment. It joins a number of other initiatives below a extensive CSR method that offers vital monetary help to many social improvement associations across the nation. They variety from kid care centres, associations devoted to disability causes and charity associations and significantly a lot more.

Over the years, Bank Sohar has supported more than 30 organisations many instances about the sultanate below its social duty programme striving to make sure that its contributions are very carefully planned and evaluated in order to diversify and attain the maximum quantity of folks, specifically these in most want of it, providing recipients optimistic help and producing meaningful modify.
In recognition of its contributions, Bank Sohar has received many accolades for its CSR efforts locally, regionally, and internationally.

The most current of these awards was Royal Oman Police ’Road Safety Award 2017’ in its third edition, exactly where the bank won the initial spot inside the private sector for its road security campaign, and the ‘Golden Order of Merit in the field of CSR’ from the Arab Organization for Social Responsibility in the UAE.

This award is the fourth that the bank has received from the Arab Organization for Social Responsibility for this category.

The Omani Association for Elderly Friends was set up to assist the elderly acquire wellness and social solutions and to help them in day-to-day activities.
It facilitates accessibility to solutions in healthcare, protects the rights of Oman’s senior citizens, liaising with government institutions on their behalf and producing awareness in the media on connected concerns.

Information Source: Muscat Daily

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