QNET, a leading e-commerce company in Asia through its RYTHM Foundation reached out to the needy in the spirit of Eid-Al Fitr as part of its call to humanity RYTHM (Raise Yourself To Help Mankind) whose core values are built on the principles of Empowerment, Volunteerism, and Resilience.
Children in two orphanages in Dar es Salaam and Zanzibar have benefited from the donation of various items from the QNET Company.
The donation has been given to the children as part of celebrating Eid al-Fitr with the needy. The children are those housed at orphanages called Safina Widow and Child Care Foundation in Dar es Salaam and Takrim Foundation in Zanzibar.
Among other things, the QNET donated 10 mattresses and food items.
Assistant Guardian of the Safina Widow and Child Care Foundation, Mr Athumani Juma said the donations would cover most of the basic needs that the children use in their day-to-day lives.
“The donations are timely and will cut our operating costs and allow us to redirect our funds to other needs,” he said. For Takrim Foundation, the donation would benefit a total of 92 orphans in the centre.
“Reaching out and serving those in need, no matter their nationality or language spoken, is something we take to heart at QNET. We are truly grateful to once again have the opportunity to work with our distributors and various organizations to make this year’s Ramadhan a joyful occasion for many underprivileged communities,” commented Malou Caluza, the QNET Chief Executive Officer.
QNET reached out to numerous affected communities to lend support and carry out relief projects to ease their burden especially in this pandemic times of COVID-19. QNET provided food packs, medical supplies, and essential goods to vulnerable groups and frontline workers to ensure their health and wellness needs were met.