Manama – Bahrain: In line with its ambitious plans to adopt digital technology in its business and programs, INJAZ Bahrain has endeavored to develop its first mobile application with the support of Al Salam Bank-Bahrain, K-Labs and Inforise IT.
Sponsored by Al Salam Bank-Bahrain and developed by K-Labs, the application will offer an enhanced registration experience by enabling new joiners, volunteers and alumni to choose among a list of programs offered by INJAZ Bahrain in collaboration with public and private schools. The application will also provide INJAZ Bahrain’s privileged volunteers with reward points attached to exclusive offers to enjoy and benefit from based on their contributed volunteering hours towards youth development.
The INJAZ Bahrain application will be available for both Android and IOS users by June of this year.
Ms. Hana Sarwani, Executive Director of INJAZ Bahrain, commented, “We are thrilled to work on this application with the support of Al Salam Bank, Inforise IT and K-Labs. The all-mobile experience will exponentially help us in managing our database and will offer our volunteers and partners an empowering digital experience that aims to ease the registration and program selection process. Our 2020 resolution focuses on adopting technology in our programs and we are excited to take our first steps in meeting our goals. Today, we have laid the foundation for INJAZ Bahrain application and we are looking forward to excelling in the next phases.”
In an aim to expand youth education and economic development, INJAZ Bahrain is leveraging mobile to harness digital innovation to improve the learning process and encourage more volunteers to join its programs.
Since its inception, INJAZ Bahrain has been home to more than 9000 volunteers who have continuously supported the implementation of INJAZ Bahrain’s programs in more than 300 public and private schools.
About INJAZ Bahrain:
The purpose of INJAZ Bahrain is to inspire and prepare young Bahrainis to succeed in a global economy. With the support of positive adult role models who volunteer their time, INJAZ Bahrain enables young students understand business, citizenship, economics, entrepreneurship, ethics/character, financial literacy, and work-readiness. INJAZ programs also encourage confidence and motivate young people to achieve their personal, educational, and career goals. These learning experiences establish the foundation upon which today’s students can acquire the skills and aptitudes necessary to succeed in a fast-changing world.
INJAZ Bahrain volunteers are supported by 19 committed community leaders who serve on the board of directors. These professionals provide the organization with valued guidance and support. In addition, INJAZ Bahrain works with a number of local collaborations and affiliations. These relationships ensure that efforts are not duplicated and that available resources are used in the most effective ways possible. Non-profit INJAZ Bahrain began serving the community in 2005. It is supported by funds generously granted by foundations and area businesses. Individuals also contribute to the organization, and they assist with fund-raising activities throughout the year. The organization is part of Junior Achievement Worldwide that has a presence in more than 119 countries around the world.
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