Posted on March 26, 2018

Al Khalij Commercial Bank (al khaliji) P.Q.S.C., Qatar’s next generation bank, has extended its support to Shafallah Center for Persons with Disabilities, one of Qatar Foundation for Social Work (QFSW) affiliated Centers with a deep-rooted history in humanitarian and voluntary work that focuses on the provision to help people with intellectual disabilities and autism by providing model services in the state of Qatar, in the areas of education, rehabilitation, community awareness and human rights support, in order to achieve more independent life and to activate their inclusion in the society.

al khaliji’s partnership with Shafallah Center falls under the bank’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) program, guided by a main objective of helping the vulnerable and serving the common humanitarian causes.

Commenting on this occasion, Dr. Mohammed Tolefat, Director of Therapeutic Services at Shafallah Center, expressed his recognitions and gratitude and said : "This initiative is part of a continuous partnership process between the Bank and Shafallah Center in supporting projects for people with disabilities to integrate them into society and show their potentials and abilities, and make them a productive group that contributes to the process of community development and the overall development process in the nation "

On his part, Mr. Mohamad AlKawari, Head of Rewards and Human Resources Services at al khaliji, said: "We at al Khaliji Bank recognize the noble humanitarian role played by the Shafallah Center in helping people with disabilities, expand their options, protect their rights and invest in their capabilities by providing the right channels and programs that allow them to effectively contribute in the community development. This charitable initiative is a humble attempt to give back to our loved ones, and the Bank will continue to support humanitarian and social activities that benefit the Qatari society.”

Al khaliji has an ongoing commitment to Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). Supporting human development within the community is a cornerstone within al khaliji values, as it aims to achieve the Human Development pillar of the Qatar National Vision 2030. Many nonprofit organizations have benefited from al khaliji's CSR activities. The bank has extended its support to a wide range of charitable activities in the country.