Nepal: Honoring the legacy of Late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, the founding father and the principal driving force behind the formation of the United Arab Emirates, the Sharjah Charity International (SCI) recently organized the biggest group iftar initiative in the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal on Zayed Humanitarian Work Day.
Marked on the 19th Day of the Holy Month of Ramadan, Zayed Humanitarian Work Day is celebrated to remember Late. Sheikh Zayed’s values of philanthropy and continue his journey of giving to the needy. The 19th Day of Ramadan also coincides with the death anniversary of the UAE’s Founding Leader.
Organized in association with the UAE Embassy in Nepal, the initiative witnessed the participation of several dignitaries including;
- HE Saeed Hamdan Al Naqbi, the UAE ambassador to Nepal, and
- Mohamed Hamdan Al Zari, Head of the Projects and Aid Sector, Head of the SCI’s Delegation, and the volunteer of the member Saeed Mubarak Al Mashgoni.
Speaking at the occasion, Mr. Al Zari confirmed that the Initiative included rice, meat, dates, fruits, cold drinks and water. The SCI Delegation Head also took the opportunity to highlight that the initiative had a good impact among the beneficiaries.
Members of the Iftar function expressed their gratitude for the event while commending the donors and SCI for supporting such an initiative.