Posted on October 21, 2011

United Development Company (UDC) showed its’ commitment to the community during visits to Qatar Charity (QC) and Dhreima Qatar Orphans Foundation recently.

During the Holy Month of Ramadan, UDC through the Hospitality Development Company (HDC), which manages and operates a number of restaurants on the Pearl- Qatar, pledged to donate 10 percent of its revenue to selected Qatar charities.

During the visits, Abdulrahim al Ibrahim (pictured), director of the Pearl-Qatar Central Authority Directorate (TCAD), presented cheques to the organisations, representing the company’s contributions in fulfilment of the pledge. “We are delighted to donate 10 percent of our restaurants’ revenue during the Holy Month of Ramadan to the charities in Qatar and it is a simple contribution from us to meet our commitment towards the community in which we operate. UDC’s philosophy is that companies should support and nurture community spirit,” said Abdulrahim.

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“We commend the considerable efforts undertaken by the Qatar Orphan Foundation Dhreima. We also highly appreciate the humanitarian role Qatar Charity is playing, and UDC will continue to support these kinds of endeavours,” he added. “We are honoured to visit Dhreima and Qatar Charity at their headquarters.

This initiative comes within the framework of the activities we have undertaken to serve all segments of society and to foster a spirit of solidarity among the community. I am pleased to participate on behalf of UDC in these visits”, he added.


source: Qatar Tribune

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