Jumeirah Mes­si­lah Beach Ho­tel & Spa sup­ports Breast Can­cer Aware­ness

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Jumeirah Mes­si­lah Beach Ho­tel & Spa con­tin­ues to em­brace Oc­to­ber’s Breast Can­cer Aware­ness month in Kuwait with a series of month-long ac­tiv­i­ties as part of its Cor­po­rate So­cial Re­spon­si­bil­ity pro­gram. In sup­port of this cause, Kuwait’s idyl­lic re­sort has part­nered with the Amer­i­can Women’s League (AWL) as the Gold Spon­sor of their an­nual Breast Can­cer Aware­ness event “Fight like a Girl”.

Hosted in Badriah, the largest ball­room in Kuwait, the event was held in the pres­ence of His Ex­cel­lency the Amer­i­can Am­bas­sador’s wife Vic­to­ria Sil­ver­man, Vice Pres­i­dent of the Amer­i­can Women’s League Lynda Van Green­stone to­gether with board mem­bers, Ex­ec­u­tive Com­mit­tee of Jumeirah Mes­si­lah Beach Ho­tel & Spa, spe­cial guests and the wider lo­cal com­mu­nity with around 600 guests. The oc­ca­sion com­menced with a rib­bon-cut­ting cer­e­mony fol­lowed by a speech by hon­or­able guest Vic­to­ria Sil­ver­man and a wel­com­ing speech by Gen­eral Man­ager Hakan Petek quot­ing:

“Ev­ery year we mark this cause by chang­ing our re­sort’s lights to pink to ex­press mo­ral sup­port to women with breast can­cer. This even­ing, we are hon­ored to host you in Badriah, hop­ing to max­i­mize the op­por­tu­nity of this sem­i­nar to gain a wide per­spec­tive on Breast Can­cer and to pro­mote a mes­sage of hope. For the 2nd con­sec­u­tive year, we are de­lighted to spon­sor The Amer­i­can Women’s League as we are de­ter­mined to em­bolden women and men by spread­ing our mis­sion of hope and the char­i­ta­ble good­ness of peo­ple who ob­serve this cause.”

Fol­low­ing the speech, an ex­cit­ing raf­fle draw was con­ducted for guests. In keep­ing with the global com­mit­ment to drive this ini­tia­tive, Jumeirah Mes­si­lah Beach Ho­tel & Spa lights up its faÁade and in­te­rior in shades of pink ev­ery year to high­light the im­por­tance of this cause and to draw at­ten­tion to early screen­ing and de­tec­tion of Breast Can­cer.

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