Abdel Fattah: We have provided 600,000 items of clothing … and 230,000 beneficiaries so far
The “Long Live Egypt” Fund succeeded in delivering marriage preparations to 158 girls who were most well taken care of on the occasion of Valentine’s Day, in a celebration in the youth city of Asmarat.
Tamer Abdel-Fattah, Executive Director of the Long Live Egypt Fund, said that the fund always seeks to use social events to bring joy to the most caring citizens.
He pointed out that President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi assigned the fund to equip 2,000 girls as part of the Dokan Al-Farha initiative, explaining that this celebration comes within the framework of integration and coordination between the fund’s initiatives and a decent life initiative, to implement a set of social protection activities and services that will ensure improvement of living conditions Eligible Categories.
Abdel Fattah explained that every beneficiary of the “Dokan Al-Farha” initiative gets electrical appliances, cooking utensils, a bag of personal care products, and a beauty parlor, and a purchase voucher worth 500 pounds.
He pointed out that the mechanism for selecting beneficiaries includes several criteria set by the Ministry of Social Solidarity to be evaluated through, namely, that the girl is not less than 18 years old, with a marriage contract documented for a period not exceeding 6 months, and that the girl has not been previously married, as well as positive distinction. For orphan girls and Prime Time Zone of determination.
He continued: “The search and investigation is carried out through grassroots associations and natural leaders in villages and hamlets, and monitoring poor girls who have an obstacle to concluding marriage.”
Abdel Fattah confirmed that the “Shop of Joy” initiative was launched in April of 2019. In addition to preparing brides, the initiative works on organizing exhibitions for new clothes inside public universities and orphanages, taking into account the moral aspect so that every student is given the opportunity to choose 3 pieces that suit him completely freely without Opposite.
During the last period, the initiative succeeded in distributing about 600,000 items of clothing, benefiting nearly 230,000 citizens. A number of bicycles were distributed to the children to spread joy among them while they were with their families at these exhibitions.
The article “Long Live Egypt” handing over 158 girls ’marriage supplies from“ Dokan Al Farha ”was written in Al Borsa newspaper.