Looking to others for demonstrations on how to be kinder and more generous during the Holy Month is a great way to get inspired and to help materialize your intentions. It is with that in mind that Bloomingdale’s Middle East have partnered up with the UNHCR (The UN Refugee Agency) to launch a series of videos and micro-site platform celebrating some of the regions most inspirational do-gooders. Let’s have a little role-call shall we?
SHADIA AL-JABRI, Director of Rawafed Development and Learning Center
Taking education to heart, Shadia has dedicated her career to supporting and providing underprivileged children with the education they deserve.
NOOR AL OBAID, Founder of Bake and Educate
A Kuwaiti-Syrian hybrid who has found her calling in baking for a cause, continuously raising awareness and supporting families in Kuwait who’re unable to cover their children’s tuition fees.
Bedour Al-raqbany, Director and founder of Kalamati Center for Communication and Rehabilitation
A proud mother to a child of determination, Bedour opened the center’s doors to the public in hopes of becoming the first community service establishment dedicated to treating children with special needs.
Maryam Belhoul, Ahmed Al Zarooni, Rama Husamddine, Members of “With Hope”
This dynamic trio founded “With Hope”. Their aim is to build a supportive and coexistent community by promoting mental health awareness through volunteerism in the United Arab Emirates.
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