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School Students Participate In Ajman Food-bank Initiative

School Students Participate In Ajman Food-bank Initiative

Approximately 200 volunteer students from schools and universities in Dubai and Ajman distributed food to a charity school in Ajman on Sunday.

Students at the Manar Al Eman School in Ajman received around 4,000 meals from the volunteers.

Student volunteer Shaikha Mahra told Gulf News, “I’m thrilled to be part of the team volunteering with the UAE Food Bank. The smiles that we planted on the faces of students and volunteers are heart-warming, and were beautiful to see.”

The students were assisted by Ajman government employees, and Shaikha Mahra Bint Ammar Al Nuaimi, daughter of Shaikh Ammar Bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Crown Prince of Ajman.

The Ministry of Education curriculum- Manar Al Eman charity school provides free education to around 3,500 underprivileged children in the Emirate and was established under the patronage of His Highness Shaikh Humaid Bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Ajman.

Manar Al Eman general manager Saeed Al Baloushi, told the publication, “the school is honoured to be part of this initiative, which is completely in line with our mission to provide a decent standard of living for our students and their families.”

The Manar Al Eman School charity projects vice-chairman Shaikh Rashid Bin Mohammad Bin Ali Al Nuaimi said, “it is no surprise that His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum who is philanthropic in all his actions, would launch such a humanitarian initiative. The integrated system for food distribution is a symbol of the generosity and compassion of His Highness and the Emirati culture itself, and is an enlightened way to enhance togetherness and a strong support network within communities.”

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