DFC & QC pioneer initiative to donate new school backpacks Aug 22, 2019 0 816 12345 Tribune News NetworkDohaDOHA Festival City (DFC), Qatar’s unique and world-class retail, entertainment and dining destination, is launching its ‘Back to School’ season with a community initiative in collaboration with Qatar Charity (QC). Shoppers have been invited to donate new school backpacks, including items such as pencil cases, stationery and more, in a giant backpack, located opposite to Monoprix store on the Ground Floor, from August 22 to 30. After donating, shoppers will receive vouchers worth up to QR50 to be spent in participating stores at Doha Festival City. Customers can register themselves, donate and receive gift cards from one of the participating sponsor retailers including Salam Kido, Kipling, Daiso, Abercombie & Fitch, Hollister, Centrepoint, Harvey Nichols, FNAC and Marks & Spencer.Robert Hall, general manager, said, “We are very excited to kick off our back to school season with our biggest donation box. I would like to thank Qatar Charity for their cooperation. We are part of the community and very happy to be able to facilitate opportunities such as this one. I would also like to thank our retailers for participating by offering their best goods to Doha Festival City shoppers. We invite everyone to join us and to enjoy the new school year collection at the mall.”Parents can avoid the stress of last-minute back to school shopping with fabulous offers and bargains at Doha Festival City and kick-start the new school year in style. With cool, new items at great prices, the mall has everything shoppers need for their children of different ages. Pages 123 RELATED ARTICLES CSE student works with UN on access to education data Aug 22, 2019 0 763 Public Security D-G meets Kuwaiti official Aug 22, 2019 0 270 Sidra Medicine achieves prestigious ACGME-I institutional accreditation Aug 22, 2019 0 460 VCUarts Qatar alumni, faculty explore contemporary art at Fire Station exhibition Tribune News Network Doha The latest edition of the Doha Fire Station Artist in Residence exhibition titled ‘Infinite Dimensions’, which runs until September 1 at the Garage Gallery, includes works by alumni and ..