For parents who would like to involve their children in community and charity events that can help make a difference, here are a few interesting charity fairs and community events in Dubai coming up this weekend.
Waste Free Environment 2018
The 2018 Global Waste Free Environment will be taking place across the world in the month of February with beach clean ups, community events, school visits and lots of other activities taking place across the world. In Dubai, WFE will be taking place between 18-22 February, with school visits being held across the city. On 22 February, WFE will be hosting a community event at Mercato Mall between 12 pm – 9 pm – open to all ages and FREE OF CHARGE! Activities include creating crafts from recycled materials and also awareness activities about concepts reduce, reuse and recycle.
When: 22 February at 12:00–21:00
Where: Mercato Shopping Mall
Maersk Line Charity Fun Fair
Maersk Line CSR 2018 is a Charity Fun Fair Fundraiser in support of education related initiatives for children in Africa, under Patronage by the office of Her Royal Highness Princess Haya Bint Al Hussain & supported by Dubai Cares. This event will include food, games and entertainment for you and your family. Look out for the Giant Bouncy Castle, Kids!
Note: Games & Food can only be exchanged with the CSR Coupon, so be sure to buy a CSR Coupon Booklet (contains 6 Game & 4 Food Coupons)
When: 23 February at 15:00–22:00
Where: Zabeel Park
NGS Charity Bazaar 2018
Second annual Charity Bazaar held by Next Generation School, will be taking place on Saturday, Feb 24th. It is a wonderful community event that raises funds for those in need.This event is licensed by Dubai Government Islamic Affairs and Charitable Activities Department and 100% of the collected fees and rentals for tables is donated to the UAE Red Crescent. Last year’s Charity Bazaar was a huge success raising over AED 80,000 that was donated to Emirates Red Crescent.
Free Entrance, Unique products, Delicious Food Trucks, Fun Activities for Adults and Kids & lots of other surprises will be awaiting you. Mark the date on your calendar!
When: 24 February at 14:00–18:00
Where: Next Generation school, Al Barsha 3, behind Saudi German Hospital