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Posted On: 12 April 2020 10:02 am
Updated On: 12 November 2020 09:11 am

Qatar Charity distributes 6,000 ready-to-eat meals daily to workers

Binu Cherian
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With the support from benefactors, Qatar Charity, in coordination with the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) and the concerned authorities in the country, continues to distribute ready-to-meals, as part of the “Khair Kitchens” initiative.

Qatar has distributed 94,000 meals until April 7, as part of the preventive and awareness campaign to reduce the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Some 6,000 ready-to-meals are distributed daily, in the industrial area and the Quarantine Center in Mukaynis, with the participation of Qatar Charity’s volunteers and supervisors.

Several companies, including Ard Canaan, Popular Kitchens Al Rayyan, Popular Kitchens Al Wakra, Luxury Catering, Mazzraty, and Ghadeer Dairy, support the initiative, in addition to benefactors in Qatar.

Mr. Mohammed Al-Ghamdi, assistant CEO for the Governance and Institutional Development Sector at Qatar Charity, appreciated the efforts of the supporters of the initiative and benefactors for their generous donation, hoping more support to maximize the number of beneficiaries of the initiative.

"We offer various types of ready-to-meals, focusing on workers in Mukaynis area, and we hope to cover the whole area by increasing the number of workers and other areas”. He also noted that Qatar Charity would continue to support workers to curb the spread of the coronavirus.

For his part, Bassel Soweila, Director of Operations at Ard Canaan expressed his happiness to participate in the initiative, emphasizing the full commitment of kitchen workers to the conditions of prevention, hygiene and sterilization.

Mr. Adel Abdullah, a social media figure, praised the initiative and said it contributes a lot to helping workers in light of this crisis. He also noted that they deserve support, and Qatar Charity that extends a helping hand worldwide, would spare no effort in helping those who live within the country.

Mr. Abdullah Al-Anazi, a social media influencer, expressed his thanks and appreciation to the benevolent people of Qatar and all those who contributed to this initiative, applauding the efforts of Qatar Charity in this crisis, and calling on everyone to join the initiative and stay at home to limit the spread of COVID-19 and minimize the infections.

Mr. Hassan Al-Saie, another social media influencer, expressed his happiness to participate in this initiative, praising the preventive and health measures taken by the kitchen.

“This is a commendable effort by Qatar Charity, its partners and volunteers who work hard to help workers,” Al-Saie added.

Source: Press release