Based on the concept of corporate social responsibility, Banque Misr Foundation for Community Development and Welfare celebrated World Orphans Day. A number of celebrations were held in Cairo, Alexandria, Minya, Beni Suef, Qena, Luxor, Sharqia and Behira with the participation of about 1,700 children.
Many officials from the bank, and their families, participated in the celebrations with the children and spent the day with them. The children enjoyed various games and entertainment activities. The bank's employees presented in-kind gifts for the children. Deputy Chairman of the foundation's Board of Trustees Ali El-Saedy attended the celebrations.
In Cairo, the Orphans Day celebration included 450 children, while there were 450 children in the Minya and Beni Suef celebrations. Alexandria's celebration had 200 children, Qena and Luxor had 315 children, Sharqeya had 200 children and Beheira had 100 children.
Banque Misr is always keen to play a leading role in community service to serve the public interest, through the Banque Misr Foundation for Community Development and Welfare.