Ramada Downtown donates to UAE Red Crescent Authority
The property will continue its support to the organisation through future donations
Dubai, UAE (October 10, 2012) – Ramada Downtown Dubai, located in Dubai’s most prestigious and vibrant district, recently donated several boxes of used hotel items and left belongings of hotel guests that were unclaimed for a long time.
The move is part of the property’s ongoing Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiative aimed to help a great number of groups and individuals who are in need. The collected items included bed linens, blankets and clothes.
Wael El Behi, General Manager, Ramada Downtown Dubai, commented: “We are very pleased to hand over these donations to UAE Red Crescent Authority. I would also like to commend the entire Ramada Downtown staff who has contributed great efforts in all our CSR initiatives. We wish to continue these types of activities so we can help more of the less fortunate people and give back to society.”
Yasif Abdullah, Donation Campaign Coordinator, UAE Red Crescent, said: “We thank Ramada Downtown for their unparalleled support to the organisation. We hope that they will serve as inspiration to the other companies as we spread the message of altruism and volunteerism across the UAE.”
Ramada Downtown has tied up with the organisation for all future donations. UAE Red Crescent provides healthcare and disaster management in areas affected by warfare or natural disasters and promotes volunteering as a key humanitarian principle.
About Ramada Downtown Dubai:
Ramada Downtown Dubai is located in Dubai’s prime district – Downtown Dubai, adjacent from the world’s tallest building, the Burj Khalifa, the world’s largest shopping destination, The Dubai Mall as also with great views on Dubai Fountain. Offering large, comfortable and well appointed suites, it boasts one of the best views of Burj Khalifa up close and is fast becoming the most recognized name in Dubai’s hospitality sector. It provides guests a uniquely exciting experience of inner-city Suite living combined with all the facilities and services of a first-class hotel and is a true ‘home away from home.’ Featuring a gymnasium, a large outdoor pool, meeting rooms, business centre, overlooking Burj Khalifa and Dubai Mall as well as the Dubai Fountain, the property offers guests a luxurious and an extensive range of possibilities in the heart of Dubai. With a full range of support services one can stay stress free on top of work commitments and enjoy the tranquillity of the property. Next door, a short stroll away you find branded convenient store and pharmacy. As an alcohol-free hotel with a number of innovative products and services, Ramada Downtown Dubai is an ideal destination for either a short break or an extended family holiday for all GCC families and discerning corporate and leisure travellers.