National Bank of Kuwait (NBK) continues to support the Kuwait Red Crescent Society (KRCS) efforts in facing Covid-19.
NBK’s donation included Golf Carts to provide free rides for elderly patients and people with disability from and to the parking area at the Kuwait Vaccination Center in Kuwait International Fair Ground, Mishref.
The donation was presented by NBK Public Relations representatives to theChairman of Kuwait Red Crescent Society (KRCS) Dr. Hilal Al Sayer.
“NBK has long been engaging in a strategic partnership with Kuwait Red Crescent Society, as they both join hands in launching and managing numerous charitable campaigns and social development initiatives”, said Manal Al Mattar, NBK Public Relations Assistant General Manager.
Al Mattar expressed her sincere appreciation to KRCS efforts in providing support to those in facing the Covid-19 pandemic.
“Throughout the bank’s history, we have been committed to meeting our responsibilities towards society and to support the efforts of governmental institutions and civil society for the farewell of our community”, she noted. “Since the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, NBK continued to fulfill its social responsibility in line with its sustainable growth”.
“We are looking forward to boost our corporation with the KRCS efforts in all areas of health and social care. It’s our duty to support the vaccination efforts in Kuwait and we will be proud to do this with our strategic partner, KRCS”, Al Mattar added.
It’s worth mentioning that in response to the pandemic, NBK donated KD1 million to KRCS to purchase medical devices and ventilators in addition to deploy a field hospital fully equipped with the latest medical equipment, an ICU, a medical laboratory, a radiology center, and a fully-equipped pharmacy.
NBK maintains its leading position among the private sector institutions through its commitment to fully support social programs in the areas of healthcare, childcare, social, environmental, sports and education.
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