Abu Dhabi, UAE, 02 June 2019: Celebrating the spirit of Giving, Agthia Group management and employees recently took part in a series of CSR initiatives to mark the Holy month of Ramadan.
Agthia volunteers gathered in Agthia’s plant in Al Wathba to pack and distribute 500 Ramadan food hampers to families in Abu Dhabi and Dubai in partnership with the UAE Red Crescent Authority, Zayed Higher Organization and Dubai Police. Agthia employees also gave their time to elderly residents of the Old People’s Home in Sharjah as part of the team’s commitment to the community.
Tariq Ahmed Al Wahedi, Agthia Group CEO, said, “The Holy Month reminds us that every act of kindness, whether big or small, can have a significant positive impact on society. We take our responsibility towards the communities we serve very seriously, and our volunteers demonstrated their commitment to making a difference and drawing a smile on hundreds of people’s faces.”
Agthia also made a cash contribution to support Rashid Center initiatives, and the Group provided various food and beverages products to support UAERC Ramadan tents.
Agthia Group is a leading Abu Dhabi based food and beverage company. Established in 2004, the Company is listed on the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) and has the symbol “AGTHIA”. 51 percent of the Company’s shares are held by Senaat (General Holding Corporation), an Abu Dhabi Government entity, with the balance held by retail and institutional investors. The Company’s assets are located in the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Oman, Egypt and Turkey. Agthia offers a world class portfolio of integrated businesses providing high quality and trusted food and beverage products for customers and consumers across the UAE, GCC, Turkey and the wider Middle East. More than 4,000 employees are engaged in manufacturing, distribution and marketing various food and beverage products: Water (Al Ain, Al Bayan, Alpin Natural Spring Water, Delta, Bambini); Flour (Grand Mills); Animal Feed (Agrivita, Agrivita Marabea); Juices (Al Ain Fresh, Capri Sun); Dairy (Yoplait); Processed Food (Al Ain Tomato Paste, Frozen Vegetable); Ambient and Frozen Bakery (Grand Mills). For more information: www.agthia.com | firstname.lastname@example.org | Tel: 971 2 506 0600.