Over 80 employees from Al Shirawi Group of companies participated in the recent Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon 2014. As part of its commitment towards Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), the team from Al Shirawi took up the challenge and completed the entire run with great spirit and zest.
From a mere sporting contest, the Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon which is held under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the UAE Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, has transformed into a national sporting event and the 15th edition of the marathon was staged on Friday 24th of January 2014 with over 100,000 participants, all running together for a good cause.
“Guided by our commitment to enrich human lives through innovative business excellence, we at Al Shirawi have always been keen to join hands in many CSR activities and we as an organization take great pride in giving back to the community” said Navin Valrani, CEO of Al Shirawi’s ESG cluster, who participated in the run with the rest of the team