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Katara Hospitality staff donate to QC


DOHA EMPLOYEES of Katara Hospitality have made inkind donations to Qatar Charity’s Taif project.

The donations are part of a partnership between Katara Hospitality - which runs a number of hotels in and outside Qatar – and QC, aimed at supporting low-income people.

The donations included clothing, furniture, electronic and home appliances. They were received on behalf of QC by Abdullah Abdul Hadi al Dosari, director of in-kind donations for the ‘Taif’ project, in the presence of Hamad Mohammed Thiyabi, director of administration at Katara Hospitality, and Salem Ghanem Kubaisi, director of the purchasing department, as well as a number of employees.

A set of disused furniture from the Katara Movenpick Hotel Doha was included in the collection.

“We are proud to support QC’s ‘Taif’ voluntary programme and I would like to thank all the Katara Hospitality staff who have donated to this noble cause,” said Katara CEO Hamad Abdulla al Mulla.

“Katara Hospitality is eager to continue its support for the social development schemes and charitable initiatives of Qatar Charity which provide services to individuals and communities within Qatar and elsewhere,” Mulla added.

Dosari thanked Katara Hospitality for the donation, saying: “The partnership between Qatar Charity and Katara Hospitality comes within the framework of the social responsibility of national institutions; supporting the needy through social projects.” Dossari appealed to other Qatar companies and institutions, particularly those working in the hotel and tourism industry to support the Taif’ programme and help QC support the needy through the establishment of charitable projects, as well as by promoting the values of giving and solidarity.

Katara Hospitality’s hotels in Qatar and abroad have witnessed steady growth over the past few years and the company has a prestigious reputation as a worldwide pioneer in the hospitality industry, with hotels all over the world; from the Far East to Africa and across Europe.

Katara’s Hotels in Qatar include Sharq Village, managed by Ritz – Carlton, Six Senses Resort, Ritz - Carlton Doha, Sheraton Doha Resort and Convention Hotel, the Marriott Hotel Doha, Movenpick Hotel Doha, Somerset West Bay Doha and Sealine Beach Resort.

Katara adheres to a comprehensive and integrated approach to the practice of social responsibility, based on long-standing infrastructure, in order to address important issues related to the environment, society, the workplace and product development.

QC’s ‘Taif’ project is a unique initiative that aims to help the needy; particularly families on low incomes, in a manner that preserves their human dignity, through the promotion of the spirit of volunteerism in the community.

The project involves QC collecting disposable goods and distributing them to those in need.

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