Dubai: UAE Exchange, one of the largest and leading global remittance, foreign exchange and payment solutions brand, has extended its philanthropic arm by partnering with Community Development Authority of Dubai to benefit various local community groups, educational institutions, charitable organizations, labour camps and government departments.
Speaking on the occasion, Varghese Mathew, Country Head – UAE, UAE Exchange said: “We are an organisation that is committed to the betterment of our community. The collaboration with CDA is centered on the social commitment of UAE Exchange to be a part of the overall development of the community. In line with the various activities already underway, we seek to expand our reach by creating and growing existing programs, empowering people to participate in voluntary services and mobilise support.”
Commenting on the association, Dr. Sayed Mohamed Al Hashmi, CEO – Social Program & Service, Community Development Authority said: “The private sector has been always a key player in the community improvement. We are keen to see leading companies like the UAE Exchange taking their responsibility to the society they belong to, and playing a role in enhancing people’s happiness.”
This first-of-its-kind association between UAE Exchange and Dubai volunteering center in Community Development Authority in Dubai would prominently integrate various activities to enhance the welfare and improve quality of life for people living in Dubai. Through this initiative, UAE Exchange also plans to promote Individual Social Responsibility (ISR) amongst its staff, thereby, augmenting the expansion of social development of the community members of the country.
Known for its excellent customer service and widest network among remittance brands, UAE Exchange has over 750 branches in over 32 countries across 5 continents serving over 7.9 million customers. Strong correspondent relationship with over 140 global banks further adds to the might. With close to 140 branches in the UAE, customers can walk in to any of the nearest branch to address their multiple financial requirements viz. money transfers, currency exchange, bill payments, salary collection and more, all under one roof. Its penchant for quality has won UAE Exchange many awards and earned the trust of customers, partners and regulators alike. For more information visit www.uaeexchange.com
Dubai Volunteering Centre
The Dubai Volunteering Center, is an initiative by the Community Development Authority. It is the first official Dubai Government body established to manage volunteering services in the UAE, with a special focus on the Emirate of Dubai. We connect deserving community causes with willing volunteers, thereby fostering a spirit of unity and care throughout society. With the Dubai Volunteering Center (DVC) you can get actively involved in society by helping to spread a culture of care across the UAE. By contributing time and effort you have a real opportunity to touch lives. You will get to support your community while uplifting yourself with a sense of fulfillment.