Commemorating the “Year of 50th” .. the Student Affairs promotes Volunteering
Coinciding with the “Year of 50th”, the Deanship of Student Affairs at Al Ain University, Al Ain campus, organized a virtual event entitled; “The Impact of Volunteering on Individuals and Institutions”, presented by Dr. Qasim Al Omari, Director of Training at Emirates Foundation. In the presence of a number of academic and administrative staff and AAU students.
Prof. Ibtehal Aburezeq, Vice President of Development and Follow up and the Dean of Student Affairs, welcomed the presenter and stressed the importance of volunteering, and the positive impact that returns to the volunteer.
In turn, Dr. Al-Omari presented the volunteering programs provided at the Emirates Foundation, explaining how to register and participate among them, and reviewed the most important volunteer projects that the Foundation had accomplished. He also mentioned that volunteer institutions have spread in the UAE and the number of volunteers in the country is the largest of its kind. This is due to the wise leadership’s interest in volunteer work and the encouragement to engage in it.