Tuesday 4th Apr 2017
Manama, Apr. 4 (BNA): His Highness Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the representative of His Majesty the King for Charity Works and Youth Affairs and Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Royal Charity Organization, will patronise the Harbour Row Colour Run event organised by GFH Real Estate (GFHRE) in association with the Royal Charity Organization.
The “Harbour Row Color Run”, organised in collaboration with the Bahrain Road Runners, the 2.0-km distance run will take place on Saturday, April 8.
Runners of all levels are encouraged to take part with registration proceeds going to support the development of employment opportunities for widows in Bahrain through the Royal Charity Orgainzation’s “Bakery Project”.
Commenting, Majed Al-Khan, CEO at GFHRE, said: “We are delighted to announce GFHRE’s collaboration with the Royal Charity Organisation (RCO) to launch the “Harbour Row Colour Run”. As a developer and investor in the Kingdom’s economy it is our aim to ensure that we to meet our corporate responsibility to all segments of Bahraini society and, in particular, projects that help to support the creation of employment and economic opportunity for families. We look forward to welcoming runners and the general public to the Harbour Row and to making this run a great success for those it benefits.”
Dr. Mustafa Al Sayed, Secretary General of the Royal Charity Organisation said: “In line with the ongoing efforts of the Royal Charity Society to help empower and support important charitable causes across the Kingdom, we are pleased to announce this exciting run in cooperation with GFHRE. “The Bakery Project,” which will be the beneficiary of our joint efforts, is an important one that will help to empower and employ widows in the Kingdom. We encourage everyone to come out, take part and show their support for this noteworthy cause.”
BNA 0956 GMT 2017/04/04