QV carries out beach clean-up at Al Wakrah
Qatar Volunteer (QV) recently organised its 10th annual beach clean-up awareness campaign at Al Wakrah Family Beach in partnership with Qatar Green Building Council.
QV invited the young students of Birla Public School, The Next Generation School, Doha Institute for Graduate Studies and The Boys Scout of America Unit 400, who participated enthusiastically to show their support. Lots of families and individuals from different nationalities also joined the cause. The focus was on cleaning up the unusual litter and debris found on the beaches of Qatar like broken glass, bottle caps, cigarette butts etc.
More than 150 volunteers took part in the event. The QV Organising Committee distributed prizes to the winning team and appreciation certificates to the children.
QV is an online group comprising of all nationalities of likeminded people who want to pay back to the community by giving their time to the noble cause whether it being for blood donation, beach cleanups, and cancer awareness. “We are thankful to our sponsors Qatar Luxury Co WLL, Drbak Limousine, BigB’s Photography, Zomato Qatar and Zaffran Cafe who were kind enough to have generously sponsored our campaign. If you want to make a difference please visit and like our Facebook page, follow us on Twitter and Instagram or write to us on email@example.com,” said Rukkaiya P, Director of QV.