Al Ansari Exchange honored by Dubai Cares for their outstanding role in supporting its humanitarian initiatives
16 Feb 2017
In the presence of H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, Al Ansari Exchange, the UAE-based foreign exchange and worldwide money transfer company, was recognized by Dubai Cares during the 10th Anniversary celebration of the philanthropic organization which is part of Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives at Armani Hotel. The company was honored for its leading role in supporting the Dubai Cares initiatives and granting donations for facilitating education to children worldwide, regardless of their gender, race or religious affiliation.
Mohammed Ali Al Ansari, Chairman and Managing Director, Al Ansari Exchange, said: “Philanthropy is part of Al Ansari Exchange core strategies as we continuously support the various initiatives related to education, health and humanitarian aid that benefit individuals and the community. It is a great honor for us to be recognized by Dubai Cares, a charitable organization that has worked to improve children’s access to quality primary education in developing countries since it was founded a decade ago by H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai. We are proud to be partners in offering hope and a brighter future for 16 million children in 45 developing countries covered by Dubai Cares.”
Al Ansari Exchange donated AED 10 million during 2015 through an agreement signed with Dubai Cares, the UAE-based philanthropic organization to improve children’s access to quality primary education in developing countries. The company also donated AED 1 Million for “Education in Emergencies” campaign. It continues to focus on charitable initiatives to support global efforts in line with its corporate social responsibility program. In addition, Al Ansari Exchange has established partnership with international organizations to highlight humanitarian issues and support the sustainable development of the global economy, society and environment.