Sun, 04 October 2020
The Bahrain Red Crescent Society (BRCS) donated USD150,000 (BD 56,569) to the Lebanese Red Cross - the outcome of the charity campaign recently launched by the society themed ‘Bahrain Relief Beirut’.
The board of directors of the Society approved the donation in line with the Kingdom of Bahrain›s relief contributions to Lebanon. The move represents the society›s active work to extend its assistance to the Lebanese community and support them following the catastrophic Beirut port explosion which resulted in damage to the population, economy and environment.
Bahrain Red Crescent Society (BRCS) Director-General and Acting General Secretary, Mubarak Al Hadi, stated that the Lebanese Red Cross would use these donations to contribute in financing a massive project currently being implemented in Beirut based on the restoration of thousands of homes and apartments that have been affected by the explosion to help the victims return to their homes.