Thursday, 14 Nov 2019 | 17 Rabi Al Awwal 1441
Team marks journey of spreading smiles in 11 towns

Team marks journey of spreading smiles in 11 towns

Held beneath the auspices of H H Sayyid Faisal bin Turki al Said, the occasion saw the goodwill team and supporters collect to mark the finish of their two-week voyage. Enriching communities and enhancing digital lives, the committed volunteers visited 11 towns to establish new neighborhood projects and assistance current Ooredoo programmes and incubators.

Raed Mohammed Dawood, director of Government Relations and Corporate Affairs at Ooredoo, stated, “The number of initiatives undertaken as part of our Goodwill Journey grow each year and thanks to our volunteers and partners who give their time so freely that we can reach out to so many people. Our journey would not have been possible without the support of organisations such as the Omani Women’s Association, Ministry of Social Development and the Al Wafa Rehabilitation Centres for Disabled Children.”

Co-sponsoring the milestone 15th Goodwill Journey, Sixt Rental offered 20 volunteers with eight automobiles to travel across the nation and bring joy and assistance to communities, establishing new friendships and making new memories with 15 impactful initiatives.

Volunteers visited several areas, which includes Sohar Hospital exactly where they constructed an outside playground as effectively as Oman Association for the Disabled. They also helped significantly less fortunate households in Mudhaibi refurbish their properties.

Two incubators have been set up in Rustaq, Mirbat and Yanqul, bringing the total quantity of incubators to 16. These initiatives aid teach females vocational abilities coaching such as sewing and soap creating to empower them to grow to be financially independent by setting up their personal company.

Many females who have graduated from such incubators have gone on to attain financial achievement and joined the sultanate’s expanding little and medium enterprises (SME) sector.

Information Source: Muscat Daily

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