As part of the holy month of Ramadan campaign “Ramadan brings us together with love and giving” regulated by Give Palestine Charitable Association, and supported generously by the Bank of Jordan, food packages have been distributed to needy families and orphans in each of Gaza Strip and Kufr Qaddum village in Qaliqilia governorate. The package includes most of the basic foodstuffs that meet the need of families on a daily basis during the Holy Month of Ramadan.
Mr. Naseeb Khalil, the director of public relations at Give Palestine Charitable Association, and a number of volunteers participated in the distribution in Kufr Qaddum village, in the presence of the Bank’s public relations officer, Ms. Rajaa Jabareen and the manager of Bank of Jordan’s Nablus Branch, Mr. Osamah Al Zagha, in addition to a number of the Bank staff.
Nonetheless, food packages’ distribution in Gaza Strip was conducted in the presence of Ms. Najah Eliwah, the Association’s secretary, Mr. Omar Abu Jarad, member of the Association’s board of directors, Mr. Amer Al Dahdouh and Mr. Tarek Al Rayes, the managers of Bank of Jordan’s branches in Gaza Strip.
Ms. Rajaa Abu Ghazaleh, the Associations’ chairman, expressed her great pleasure of the strategic cooperation with the Bank of Jordan’s administration within the current and previous years, which reveals the interest of the Bank of Jordan’s administration, represented by Mr. Hatem Fuqaha, the Bank’s regional director, in social responsibility programs and social solidarity grounds within the Palestinian society. Moreover, Abu Ghazaleh called on all local and international institutions and companies to “support the Palestinian family in order to enable it to withstand difficult economic and humanitarian challenges”.
In addition, Mr. Naseeb Khalil, the Association’s director of public relations, pointed out that “such activity is an annual fixed program that has been implemented by the Association for 15 years, and aims to offer the basic foodstuffs required by needy Palestinian families during the Holy Month of Ramadan, in light of the difficult humanitarian and economic conditions faced by the Palestinian family”.
For his part, Mr. Hatem Al Fuqaha, Bank of Jordan’s Regional Director, explained that “this support comes as part of a comprehensive series of assistance and funding offered by the Bank via various social responsibility programs, which aim to help needy families and orphans through the economic empowerment programs, particularly in the Holy Month of Ramadan”, he also expressed his enthusiasm for the cooperation with Give Palestine Association in this respect, putting emphasis on the continuation of support provided by the Bank to the Palestinian society, on a permanent basis and to various sectors.
Mr. Hamzeh Juma’a, the chairman of Kufr Qaddum village council, and Ms. Suhad Al Qaddomi, the social department officer at the municipal council, expressed their profound thanks to the administration of Give Palestine Charitable Association and the Bank of Jordan, for supporting the steadfastness of Kufr Qaddum’s residents, hoping that “all civil society institutions and business companies shall adopt the common vision of Give Palestine Association and the Bank of Jordan in supporting the steadfastness of residents in light of the difficult humanitarian conditions experienced by areas of contact with the occupation as a result of blockade and marginalization”.