Meal and refreshments distribution is part of the ‘Summer of Giving’ campaign
Dubai: The UAE Food Bank team has started distributing meals and refreshments to workers in Dubai as part of the “Summer of Giving” campaign.
The team distributed 1,000 meals, water and cold drinks to workers in labour accommodations in Al Muhaisnah 2.
The team will distribute 500 meals at the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) workers’ housing in Al Warsan area on Tuesday with the active participation of a number of young volunteers.
The campaign comes in support of the team’s efforts to provide food and drinks to the needy to promote a happy atmosphere and spread the principle of charity and values of social responsibility.
A group of food companies and establishments such as Cateriya Catering Services LLC, Chef Corner Catering, The Caterer Catering Services, Rings Food Stuff and Unikai Foods participated in the campaign.
The UAE Food Bank collects surplus food from hotels, restaurants, food product markets, supermarkets, farms and others, and distributes it to the needy inside and outside the country in cooperation with a network of local and international humanitarian and charity organisations.
The UAE Food Bank, the first of its kind in the UAE, is an integrated humanitarian, social, economic and cultural system and organises many humanitarian and community campaigns, programmes and initiatives.