Posted on June 23, 2016

International Bank of Qatar (ibq) is entering its 8th Ramadan “Do Good Deeds” campaign, a community-outreach initiative launched in 2009 stemming from the Bank’s firm belief in supporting the community and improving the lives of children and elderly people. On the 13th of June, ibq partnered with The Ritz-Carlton, Doha to host Sohour with the Qatar Society For Rehabilitation of Special Needs.

It is not the first time that ibq and The Ritz-Carlton, Doha has partnered on a CSR activity. People with disability and special needs are of particular importance to both organisations that strongly supports and commits to the Qatari society’s welfare and its full integration in the country.

ibq social responsibility agenda includes a wide variety of events in different fields, particularly in the Holy Month of Ramadan. Taking care of people with special needs requires continuous efforts and investment in social, mental, academic and healthy rehabilitation of those people in the society. We have the highest respect for the Qatar Society For Rehabilitation of Special Needs mission and for their staff working very hard for a better society” commented Omar Bouhadiba, ibq’s Managing Director.

Amir Al Mulla at Qatar Society For Rehabilitation of Special Needs expressed utmost gratitude: “We are grateful to ibq and The Ritz-Carlton, Doha for their extreme generosity and support. The Holy month is the perfect time of the year to show support and good deeds”. Erden Kendigelen, General Manager of The Ritz-Carlton, Doha added: “We are thrilled to have partnered with ibq on this CSR initiative and we would like to thank the institution for this opportunity. Giving back to society is at the very core of the Hotel’s CSR strategy worldwide and we are proud to support the Qatar Society For Rehabilitation of Special Needs.”