Wednesday, July 15, 2020

Malabar Gold & Diamonds partners with ICRF to provide support to 10 distressed families

Malabar Gold & Diamonds, one among the largest jewellery retailers globally partnered with Indian Community Relief Fund (ICRF) and pledged to provide support to 10 distressed families. Mr. Mohammed Rafeeq, Branch Head, Malabar Gold & Diamonds – Bahrain announced the contribution of INR 10 Lakhs as a part of their CSR initiatives in the event ‘Spectra 2018’, the 10th  edition of the annual fund raising art carnival of ICRF in the presence of  Mrs. Renu Yadav, Second  Secretary Indian Embassy, Mr. Aruldas, ICRF chairman and other officials. The announcement was made as a part of the Group’s 25th anniversary celebrations.

Spectra is the annual event of ICRF aimed at unearthing artistic talent among the youth and creating a future generation who would be catalysts for social change. Indian Community Relief Fund – represents all segments and communities including Businessmen, Executives, Professionals, Laborers and Blue Collar workers of the Indian Society. ICRF is aimed at helping the more vulnerable in the society and Malabar Gold & Diamonds is pleased to associate with the ICRF in this initiative.

Mr. Mohammed Rafeeq, Branch Head, Malabar Gold & Diamonds – Bahrain commented “Malabar Group is always been in the forefront when it comes to CSR, right from the inception. A fixed percentage of our profit is kept aside for the CSR activities in all the regions that we operate. The group is pleased to participate in this noble cause and we sincerely thank the Indian Community Relief Fund for their whole hearted support”.

The group supports many philanthropic activities and is always ready to take initiatives to help the deprived section in the society. The key focus areas of the CSR initiatives of Malabar Group are in the areas of Health, Education, Women Empowerment, Housing and Environment. The group, which currently has showrooms across GCC, India, Far East and USA undertakes several welfare activities with the association of like-minded organizations in the respective regions.

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