These had been distributed to households in order to celebrate the World Food Day, which falls on October 16. The volunteers participated in the packaging of the meals received by the association by means of donations for this occasion, such as rice, flour, oil, sugar, pasta, tea, coffee, dates and other dry and canned foods. The activity was characterised by joy, happiness and a sense of tenderness, which is the outcome of the sense of social duty of the members of the neighborhood. The big quantity of volunteers and the collected supplies are proof of the affection amongst members of the Omani society.
Dar al Atta’a Association thanked all volunteers, organizations, institutions and all who participated in the achievement of this occasion, such as Omani Women Association in Qurm, exactly where they had been sorted and packed at the association hall, Bank Nizwa, Seeb International School, Shatti al Qurm School for girls, Azzan Bin Qais International School, Muscat International School, Al Qurm Model School, Azaiba School, Council of Medical Specialties, Middle East College, Oman Flour Mills Company, Lulu Hypermarket (Darsait), and so on, which set up a excellent buying occasion with the participation of hotels as Sheraton Oman Hotel, Grand Hyatt Muscat Hotel, and so on.
Dar al Atta’a Association participates in the celebration of the World Food Day each and every year. The aim is to gather foodstuff and give it to needy households, whether or not they are registered households or households in various regions, in cooperation with other charitable groups.
Information Source: Muscat Daily