Mercato and in collaboration with Emirates Red Crescent and “TOYS WITH WINGS” initiative has launched the month-long charity donation campaign “Share Your Blessings This Ramadan”
Mercato and in collaboration with Emirates Red Crescent and “TOYS WITH WINGS” initiative has launched the month-long charity donation campaign “Share Your Blessings This Ramadan” the aim of the campaign is to encourage shoppers to share their blessings with the people in need during Ramadan by placing pre-loved items, daily necessities, and non-perishable food in our donation boxes that can put a smile on the faces of the disadvantaged across the region.
Ms. Nisreen Boustani, PR & Corporate Communications Manager of Mercato and Town Centre Jumeirah said” it was our pleasure to partner with Red Crescent and “TOYS WITH WINGS” initiative to host this campaign, such campaigns reflect the aim of Ramadan, which is to be merciful and think about those who are less privileged. We encourage everyone to do something to support these people as we are doing our best to distribute what we receive and launch initiatives to help them.
Mouna El Haimoud, the founder of the “Toys with Wings” initiative added, The children are more aware of donating and volunteering and growing a sense of responsibility towards society and “Toys With Wings “ Initiative emphasize on the important role that the toys play in the growth and development of the children. Through our missions we try to ease their suffering and sometimes the trauma the war has afflicted on them. Most importantly to connect them back with their childhood. “Share Your Blessings This Ramadan” campaign helped to capture the true spirit of Ramadan amongst communities, and motivate individuals and families to make a difference by helping those l Don’t miss Mercato’s Pop-up Markets showcasing the best homegrown labels by Emirati designers where shoppers can shop the latest Ramadan abayas and kaftan’s. Buy Ramadan inspired home décor, handmade jewellery and serving- sets all under one roof at the ARTE Market
Join our weekly sessions on learning and reflection under the name “Tales of Wisdom” narrated by famous educators from different nationalities around the world in addition to a renowned Emirati writer who will be educating the community of muslims and non-muslims about a wide array of different topics, including transformation of our souls during Ramadan and the Health benefits of fasting and many more.
Visitors can enjoy complimentary coffee and dates in the relaxing hospitality tent from sunset every day until 10.00pm courtesy of Patchi. In addition, customers can visit Mercato’s charity henna tent courtesy of Aster Pharmacy, whereby all proceeds will be donated to Emirates Red Crescent.
What’s more, this year we are offering a fun and easy way to introduce Ramadan to children through story telling; to explore religious diversity. children’s workshops will nurture their imagination receiving the gift of inspiration at our Ramadan inspired arts and crafts workshops.