QNB visited young patients at Chest Diseases Hospital
As part of its diverse CSR programs in Kuwait
KUWAIT: QNB, the leading financial institution in the Middle East and North Africa, recently visited the Pediatrics section of the Chest Diseases Hospital (CDH). The visit is part of the bank’s CSR program, and aimed to provide support, lift spirits and leave a smile on young patient’s faces. The tour included visits to various subsections of the pediatrics section, where bank officials were introduced to some of the cases being treated at the hospital as well as the care being given to the patients. The visitors were also invited to visit the special wards which contain toys and activities for the children’s entertainment. QNB officials also offered presents to all the young patients, in accordance to the hospital’s rules and regulations in this regard and expressed their heartfelt wishes for a quick recovery.
On this occasion, Samir Salman, GM - QNB Kuwait, expressed his pleasure at the visit to the sick children, stating that this initiative is one of the most important CSR activities taken by the bank, since these visits offer the young patients much needed care and attention to boost their morale and leave a positive impact.
On the other hand, CDH officials lauded the generous gesture and kind visit by QNB officials to bring a smile to children’s faces, calling upon other organizations to undertake similar initiatives to QNB’s annual visits to the Pediatrics section. QNB Group’s presence through its subsidiaries and associate companies extends to more than 27 countries across three continents providing a comprehensive range of advanced products and services. The total number of employees is more than 15,000 operating through more than 635 locations, with an ATM network of more than 1,350 machines.