Barclays: Their Suhoor Is on Us Initiative Supports More Than 27,000 Individuals in the First Three Weeks of Ramadan

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Published June 7th, 2018 - 09:09 GMT
During the event
During the event

Barclays volunteers continue to work with Community Development Authority team to distribute additional Suhour meal parcels to labourers and the less fortunate at the Abdulrahim Ketait mosque in Al Quoz, as part of the “Their Suhoor is on Us” initiative.

Yesterday volunteers distributed 900 meals, reaching 27,000 meals dispersed since the beginning of Ramadan, with a target to reach 32,000 meals by the end of the Holy month.

Commenting on the initiative, Dania Haffar Bazzy, Chief of Staff, Barclays PLC, MENA said: “It is truly inspiring to see how the Barclays’ team is working hand in hand with all the volunteers, to support this initiative and give back to the community in the spirit of the Holy month of Ramadan. The results and impact of this initiative are remarkable and we pride ourselves for taking part of it.”

Barclays is one of the key sponsors of this initiative, alongside other companies including Union Co-op, du, Aswaq and Sadia.

Background Information

Barclays Corporate

With a strong focus on client relationship, Barclays Corporate provides integrated banking solutions to more than 100,000 businesses and organisations with an annual turnover of more than £5m around the globe.

Its clients are served via a network of relationship, industry sector and product specialist managers, who provide local access to tailored solutions constructed from a comprehensive range of products, services and expertise. These include: lending, risk management, trade, cash and liquidity management, and specialist asset and sales financing.

Additionally, clients are offered access to the products and expertise of other businesses in the Group, particularly investment banking through Barclays Capital and private wealth management through Barclays Wealth.

Barclays Corporate employs 13,000 globally.

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