Bank Muscat, the flagship monetary solutions provider in the sultanate, in line with its vision ‘To serve you better, everyday’ and commitment to partnership in sustainable improvement aimed at delivering lengthy-term advantages to the neighborhood and the nation, signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Ministry of Social Development to create a football field with artificial grass for Al Wafa Centre for Disabled Children in Bidbid.
The gesture benefiting youngsters with unique wants is aimed at assisting them overcome challenges and integrate with the mainstream society. Bank Muscat is committed to supporting and assisting the physically challenged to lead regular lives and thereby contribute to society. The bank is sensitive to the wants of physically challenged individuals and a correct companion in supporting their wants.
Al Wafa Centre gives therapeutic and rehabilitation solutions aimed at integrating physically challenged youngsters into mainstream society. The centre presently serves 115 physically challenged youngsters from the wilayats of Bidbid and Samail. The improvement of the playground will contribute to new activities benefiting the unique wants youngsters.
The help for Al Wafa Centre complements the bank’s Green Sports initiative to market Oman as a sporting nation. The Green Sports CSR programme launched by Bank Muscat in 2012 has gained momentum with a total of 93 sports teams across the sultanate benefiting from the help to green their fields till date.
The MoU with the Ministry of Social Development comes in a lengthy succession of initiatives to help centres for the physically challenged across the nation. In 2017, the bank supported Abdullah bin al Arqam School in Dima W’al Ataieen for improvement of a football field. Currently, the bank is creating a football field for Al Aman Centre in Al Khoudh.
As a forward seeking monetary institution, Bank Muscat is at the forefront in contributing to society and thereby setting a fine instance to create social duty as corporate culture. As the pioneer of CSR activities in the banking sector in Oman, Bank Muscat has implemented numerous initiatives benefiting different segments of society. Sustainability is the operating theme in all stakeholder engagement initiatives and activities, guaranteeing lasting good advantages aimed at strengthening ties with the neighborhood neighborhood.
Since its inception, the Corporate Social Responsibility division of the bank has taken main strides in social improvement. All CSR programmes draw from the bank’s values of leadership and partnership, producing a good effect on society. As the bank progresses on the path of sustainable improvement, new possibilities are explored to help society via different initiatives. Reflecting the corporate ethos, the bank seizes each and every chance to channel sources for producing sustainable, good modifications in communities.
Information Source: Muscat Daily