Charity Iftar at the Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Beach at the Melrose Ballroom for Senses Residential and Day Care Centre
Charity Iftar at the Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Beach
Dubai (United Arab Emirates), 7 July 2014. In keeping with the spirit of the holy month of Ramadan and as part of Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Beach corporate social responsibility towards its local community, charity Iftar was held on 7th July at the Melrose Ballroom for Senses Residential and Day Care Centre.
Senses Residential and Day Care Centre is a non-profit organization in UAE and the Middle East providing care for children who need special therapies by offering them programmes for rehabilitation and education.
The Iftar at the Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Beach was arranged for children who are in a physical disability and need special attention. These events are part of the hotel's constant initiatives that are dedicated to help the local community where needed and create a moment of compassion and love while enjoying a delicious Iftar meal at the hotel along with thoughtful gift packs for the children leaving the big smile on their faces.
“We are happy to support and host the children from Senses Residential and Day Care Centre for Iftar, as part of our social responsibility and commitment. It was a wonderful opportunity to share this remarkable moment with these children that truly value Ramadan,” commented Horst Walther-Jones, General Manager at the Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Beach.
Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts, an international upscale hotel management company with over 16’000 staff members, is represented in 24 countries with 80 hotels, resorts and Nile cruisers currently in operation. Around 30 properties are planned or under construction, including Chiang Mai and Koh Samui (Thailand), Istanbul (Turkey), Shanghai (China), and Marrakech (Morocco).
Focusing on expansion in its core markets of Europe, Africa, the Middle East and Asia, Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts specialises in business and conference hotels, as well as holiday resorts, all reflecting a sense of place and respect for their local communities. Of Swiss heritage and headquartered in Zurich, Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts is passionate about delivering premium service and culinary enjoyment – all with a personal touch. Committed to sustainable environments, Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts has become the most Green Globe certified hotel company in the world.
The hotel company is owned by the Mövenpick Holding (66.7%) and the Kingdom Group (33.3%). For more information please visit www.moevenpick-hotels.com.