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Posted On: 2 March 2016 12:36 pm
Updated On: 12 November 2020 02:16 pm

Be part of Al Shaqab volunteer program

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“Friends of Al Shaqab”, an in-house Volunteer Program of AL SHAQAB – a Member of Qatar Foundation, was launched in 2012 with the aim to support local, regional and international events and activities of Al Shaqab, Qatar Foundation and other entities in terms of workforce management to ensure that the events are provided with the right manpower resources, especially the need for volunteers.

Headed by Mrs. Fatin Al Sada, Al Shaqab Head of HR and Volunteer Program Manager, this Volunteer Program is hoped to build a healthy community, enriched by volunteers with diverse nationalities, ages and professions who believe in their capacity to make a difference through volunteerism.

“Friends of Al Shaqab” has provided volunteers and supported in the success of various major events in Al Shaqab such as CHI Al Shaqab, Longines Global Champions Tour, Champions of Champions, Horse Auctions, Garangao Festival and other Qatar Foundation events such as National Sports Day, Ramadan Camp, Al Bawasil Camp of Qatar Diabetes Association, etc. Due to the remarkable success of the program and good reputation, “Friends of Al Shaqab” has been requested by other entities as well to support in their various events and activities.

The program has an organize, systematic and professional system with a database of almost 3000 volunteers with comprehensive personal information including skills, interests and preferences which are vital information in assigning them to various functional areas depending on the requirements of each event. The volunteers profiles come from a wide range of various nationalities, gender and age although volunteers under 18 years of age should secure approval from their parents or guardian. The program also supports and encourages individuals with special needs to join and be involved.

“Friends of Al Shaqab” is handled by the Human Resources of Al Shaqab and they are continuously inviting volunteers to register in the program through Al Shaqab’s official website. Everyone is invited to become part of this Volunteer Program and take an active role in organizing and supporting events while gaining memorable experience and improving relevant skills.

You can find more information about Al Shaqab Volunteer Program in the website or by email to [email protected].

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