Emaar Properties is one of the worlds most valuable and admired property developers. With proven competency in various undertakings, including shopping malls, retail, hospitality and leisure, Emaar shapes new lifestyles with a focus on design excellence, build quality and timely delivery.
Global property developer Emaar Properties has recently launched the Emaar Foundation that will serve as the group’s apex entity to drive corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives regionally and internationally. The Emaar Foundation Board has been constituted with Ahmad Al Matrooshi, Managing Director of Emaar Properties as the entity’s Chairman.
With the objective of positioning Emaar as a global leader that inspires humanity through its CSR initiatives, Emaar Foundation is fully aligned to the company’s brand values of industry leadership and its commitment to making a tangible contribution to support the underprivileged.
As the one-stop nodal agency that manages all CSR activities of Emaar, the Foundation will also facilitate more effective communications outreach and establish social responsibility as a core value across all operations of Emaar.
Among the CSR activities undertaken by Emaar include: support to Dubai Cares, the philanthropic organization working to improve children’s access to quality primary education in developing countries and to Dream for Future Africa Foundation, dedicated to providing opportunity and equity for those most in need in Africa.
Emaar also supports the United Nations World Food Program, which is the world’s largest humanitarian agency that fights hunger and promotes autism awareness through a wide range of initiatives in Dubai in addition to extending support to Zayed University for its campaigns.