Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait (ABK) announced today its successful exclusive sponsorship of the Special Education Schools Carnival, entitled the ‘Humanitarian Leader’, in honor of His Highness the Amir of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, who was recently given this title by the United Nations. The carnival was launched by Dr. Haitham Al Athari, Under- secretary of the Ministry of Education, and was held at the Special Education schools in Hawally, on 25 March, 2015.
More than 15 schools took part in the event, bringing together an estimate of 1,700 students and 800 teachers and staff members from different schools across Kuwait.
The Ministry of Education and Ministry of Defense also participated in the event, where a musical show for the army was presented, along with a bike show, a parade and other fun-filled activities.
Commenting on the sponsorship, Mr. Fawzy Al Thunayan, General Manager of Board Affairs at ABK said, “It was an honor for ABK to be part of this important national event, which helped to reinforce the worthy title that was given to His Highness, Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmed Al Jaber Al Sabah, and to our beloved country. To support such initiatives is at the core of the Bank’s CSR strategy, as it not only supports a very important segment of the society but supports a nationwide initiative; humanitarian work.”
ABK will continue to support national initiatives that give back to the community and strengthens the national spirit.
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