Want to do your part to help cancer sufferers in the UAE?
Then simply sign up for the inaugural Dubai Corporate Sports Championship on February 22-23 and Corporate Sports will donate AED100 to Friends of Cancer Patients (FOCP), one of the UAE’s leading support networks for cancer patients.
In a big boost to cancer patients in the UAE, Corporate Sports, the UAE’s corporate wellness leaders, has announced FOCP as the official charity partner for the inaugural Corporate Sports Championship, taking place over the February long weekend at the Swiss International Scientific School (SISD).
Since 1999, FOCP has worked to create a cancer-aware community in the UAE and provide financial and moral support, guidance, and information to assist cancer patients and their families.
FOCP will be onsite all weekend at the Corporate Sports Championship to offer advice, support and information on cancer care in the region.
Health information sessions will also be held in SISD’s auditorium throughout the weekend on topics such as mental health, prostate cancer and breast cancer awareness, as part of innovative Wellness Seminar programme.
“Proud to be teaming up with Friends of Cancer Patients”
“We’re proud to be teaming up with FOCP for our inaugural Corporate Sports Championship,” explained Founder and CEO of Corporate Sports, Mohammed Husary.
“I’ve always admired their passion and purpose and they do fantastic work in the region.”
“By pledging AED100 for each participant who signs up for the Corporate Sports Championship we’re giving all employees and companies in the UAE a chance to support the important work of FOCP just by getting involved.”
“FOCP is thrilled to be partnering with Corporate sports which acts as a beacon of social responsibility in the community,” said Nada Binghalib, Director of Community Affairs at Friends Of Cancer Patients.
“We are proud to support such a positive message as it will play an active role in creating a better tomorrow for the future generations”
Held in collaboration with Dubai Sports Council, the official Dubai Corporate Sports Championship will bring companies, employees and families together to compete in multiple sports at the world class SISD facilities with the aim of promoting employee wellness, enhancing engagement and improving work-life balance.
Families and friends can also come along to support participants and enjoy lots of healthy, fun activities and great entertainment in the Entertainment Village.
There are many amazing prizes to be won including trophies and cash with the overall best-performing team receiving the grand prize of a 12-month 360° Corporate Wellness Program worth AED150,000.
Corporate Sports partnership with FOCP is the company’s latest CSR initiative to benefit the wider community.