KRCS launches campaign today to aid Aleppo
KUWAIT: Kuwait Red Crescent Society (KRCS) has announced the launch of a campaign to collect donations for Syrians at the society’s headquarters today. The five-day campaign aims to ease the suffering of Syrians affected by the ongoing war in Aleppo, especially in such extreme weather conditions, KRCS’ Deputy Chairman Anwar Al-Hasawi announced yesterday.
The number of displaced Syrians in Aleppo is rising, said Hasawi, adding that the society aims to collect $1 million to cover food and winter clothing needs. Hasawi called on the private sector and philanthropists to take part in aiding Syrians who are facing a humanitarian disaster.
Donations will be received from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm and from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the KRCS headquarters, the official noted. He added that there will also be a donation booth at 360 Mall starting tomorrow from 10:00 am to 10:00 pm, as well as through the KRCS’ official website. —
The campaign’s poster showing information including the bank account number, website and hotline through which donations can be made.