The HCT RAK Campuses Student Life department hosted the second in-campus Volunteer Fair called “Giving is the essence of Tolerance”, on March 12, 2019.
It was opened by Dr. Yahya Al Ansaari, RAK campuses Executive Director, and was attended by students, faculty and staff members.
The aim of the event was to spread volunteering awareness and give the students, faculty and staff the opportunity to have some query on the organizations offering a variety of volunteering opportunities.
Mahra Waleed Yousef Alawadhi, an Engineering major at the Women’s college, also presented a workshop related to volunteering. Hamad Mohammed Ebrahimouh Al Shehhi, a business student in the Men’s college, shared his wonderful experience in doing more than 600 hours volunteering works.
The event was participated by charity organizations, government and private entities, in which they shared thorough information on volunteering opportunities to the students.
The following are the list of organizations who participated during the event:
- Emirates Red Crescent
- Al Rahmah Charity
- Ras Al Kahaimah SME
- Alihsan Charity
- Sheikh Khalifa Specialty Hospital – RAK
- Emirates Association for Social Development
- Mawalif Emirati Volunteering Society
- Ras Al Khaimah science club
- The Department of Antiquities and Museums
- Ministry of health & Prevention
- Electronic Government Authority
- Emirates Foundation ( Takatof and Sanid)
- Aman shelter for women and children