VIVA sponsors CAN’s Marathon
VIVA, Kuwait’s fastest-growing and most developed telecom operator, announced its sponsorship of the Marathon organized by Cancer Aware Nation, under the slogan “Our steps are prevention”, to foster the awareness about the cancer disease. The Marathon was held on Saturday 10 December 2016 which started from Yacht Club and ended at the Green Island.
On this occasion, Ayman Salem Al-Mutairi, Senior Corporate Communications at VIVA commented: “This event that combines between health and sport meets our CSR plans, as VIVA always keen to support different activities that aim to serve the society and spread the awareness among its members.” After the marathon’s conclusion, VIVA has been recognized by organizers, and VIVA’s representative Hessah Al-Sabea received the trophy.
Since its inception in 2006 under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, the Amir of the State of Kuwait, CAN organized several activities, which reflected positive impact about the danger of the cancer disease and its prevention methods.
VIVA’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) activities can be reviewed on the company’s website at https://www.viva.com.kw/csr . This offers a description of each CSR initiative that VIVA has supported, or taken on since its inception.