KUWAIT, – Kuwait’s Undersecretary of the Ministry of State for Youth Affairs, Sheikha Al-Zain Al-Sabah, underlined Sunday, on the importance of encouraging acts of charities and voluntary work in youths’ spirits, as a means to strengthen societies.
Sheikha Al-Zain made her remarks, in a ceremony honouring volunteers, in Kuwait Scientific Centre, on behalf of the Minister of Information and Minister of State for Youth Affairs.
She added that, volunteering plays a decisive role in developing society and boosting the concept of humanity and nationality.
Sheikha Al-Zain noted that, volunteering invests tremendously the energies of young people, in a useful and influential way, in community service and develop the respect and trust needed, to polish their skills and creativity, which in turn benefit their homeland positively.
She added, the Scientific Centre and through its voluntary sessions, instils these values and strives to make volunteerism a way of life, recalling efforts exerted by the late Engineer, Mejbel Al-Mutawa, the CEO of the centre.
For his part, the centre’s Chairman of the Board, Sami Al-Rushaid, said, the centre has been hosting the programme since 2001, due to the vision of the late former president, AL-Mutawa, in the importance of volunteer work and fulfilling leisure time of our youth in a beneficial way.
Source: Nam News Network