"We are pleased that the foundation was able to spread happiness and light a torch of hope and optimism in the hearts of eight children and their families, to fulfil their wishes to obtain the latest modern electronic devices," Sheikha Sheikha said.
The aid includes medical and food supplies, and shelter building materials, in the first phase of the aid programme implemented by ERC.
Sheikh Mohamed lauded the levels of cooperation between the two sides and the results achieved, emanating from shared desire to help provide decent and healthy living standards to all people.
The drive marks International Day of Charity observed throughout the world on September 5.
The project is implemented in coordination and cooperation with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation and the country's embassies in the capitals of the countries covered by the SCI's operation.
The initiative reflects the wise leadership's keenness to provide assistance to affected families and alleviate their suffering ahead of the Holy Month of Ramadan.
Abu Dhabi achieved a new record in the sport of fishing, as the Abu Dhabi Grand Fishing Tournament for King Fish and Cobia announced the sale of a kingfish for $54,000, or some Dhs200,000, during an auction held at the end of the competition in Abu Dhabi.
Give till it hurts, Mother Teresa once said. The UAE keeps on giving, but it doesn’t hurt. Where help and succour for the distressed and needy are concerned, the nation has hit the gold standard. It is one of the world’s top donors to the International
185,000 donors raise Dhs100 million in 10 days to secure food parcels in 30 countries. Dhs11 million raised through the website and SMS and Dhs40 million received in bank transfers
The 100 Million Meals Campaign continues its food aid distribution in several countries, ensuring Dhs216 million worth of food support reaches beneficiaries in more than 30 countries throughout the Middle East, Africa, Asia, Europe and South America.