Strengthening its support to the local communities Eshraqa, the Social Development Arm of Khimji Ramdas expanded its support during the blessed month of Ramadan by distributing essential foodstuff for the benefit of the needy people living in the community.
As a part of its Ramadan outreach project, various charity teams stepped up and participated in the voluntary distribution process shoulder to shoulder with the KR Eshraqa team members. They included representatives from charitable teams, associations, and from Wali’s offices.
Thanks to Ihsaan Association for the elderly; Sanobader Liajlekum team, Al Rahma Association for Motherhood and Childhood, Zakat Committee in Muttrah, Noor Association for the Blind, Community Development Committees under Wali’s office in Bidbid, Muscat and Al Amerat, Silent Volunteer team, the Omani Association for the Disabled, the Omani Association for the Hearing Impaired, and Charitable teams from Seeb, Samail, Ibri, Izki, Jalan Bani Bu Hassan who contributed to the success of Ramadan foodboxes project.
Speaking on the importance of the initiative, Nailesh Khimji, Director, The KR Group said: “Ramadan is a period of spiritual discipline and self-reflection. The holy month presents us with an opportunity to serve our communities and demonstrate solidarity and togetherness. At Khimji Ramdas, we strongly believe in the importance of joining hands with like-minded stakeholders to contribute to community welfare and bring joy to all segments of the society.”
Commenting on this gesture, Mahmood Khalifa Al Saqri, Head of CSR (Eshraqa) at The KR Group said: “Ramadan is about sharing and caring for those in need. We sincerely thank all those who were involved in delivering the Ramadan food stuff boxes. With their able support, we were able to reach out to a large section of society in a short period of time. We will continue to emphasise the importance private sector organisations collaborating with charitable associations to serve the needs of various segments of society.”
Thanking the efforts of Eshraqa, Salim Mohammed Al Ghamari, Head of Zakat Committee in Muttrah said: “We are pleased to be part of the Eshraqa Ramadan project. We commend their efforts and appreciate their commitment to positively impact all members of the society.”
Sana Abdul Rahman Al Khanjari, Chairman of the Board of Directors at Al Rahma Association for Motherhood and Childhood said: “All credit to the Eshraqa team for promoting the importance of giving especially during ramadan. Our association applauds their efforts and encourage all entities to cooperate to uplift the quality of life for the people of Oman.”
Upon the advent of the holy month of Ramadan, we congratulate His Majesty Sultan Haitham bin Tarik, the Omani people and the Islamic nations. We pray to the Almighty Allah to shower abundant blessings of Ramadan on all Muslims and to bring back this occasion at a time all are enjoying good health, happiness and peace.