The Hussain Sajwani – DAMAC Foundation, a joint venture between DAMAC Properties and its Chairman, Hussain Sajwani, has announced AED 3 million to the Arab Hope Makers initiative, which was held at the Coca-Cola Arena in Dubai. This initiative will contribute to the construction of the Magdi Yacoub Global Heart Centre in Egypt says a press release by Damac Properties.
After the completion of Magdi Yacoub Global Heart Centre, Dr. Magdi Yacoub will provide complimentary cardiac care and open-heart surgeries to underprivileged families in the region. The new facility will serve 80,000 patients yearly and will conduct 12,000 surgeries out of which 70 percent will children targeted.
Speaking at the event, Hussain Sajwani, Founder and Chairman of DAMAC Properties, said, “I am honoured to be part of the “Hope Makers” initiative endorsed by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum; Vice President, Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai. It is an honour to be able to support the construction of Dr. Magdi Yacoub’s healthcare centre in Cairo, which will help thousands of Arab children and adults suffering from heart diseases. DAMAC Properties and I take great pride in playing an active role in the community in which we serve. We believe that the Private sector must contribute to humanitarian causes to support the sustainable development of the region.”
The Arab Hope Makers was launched in 2017 by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of UAE and Ruler of Dubai, to honour individuals, teams and entities who dedicate selfless efforts to the society.
DAMAC Properties has been at the forefront of the Middle East’s luxury real estate market since 2002 – bringing luxury living experiences to residents from all over the world. Making its mark at the highest end of stylish living, DAMAC Properties has cemented its place as the leading luxury developer in the region, offering iconic design and the utmost quality. The company’s footprint now extends across the Middle East with projects in the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Jordan, Lebanon, Oman and the United Kingdom.
About Hussain Sajwani – DAMAC Foundation The Hussain Sajwani – DAMAC Foundation is a joint philanthropic initiative between the DAMAC Group and its Chairman, Hussain Sajwani. The Foundation focuses on learning and skills development opportunities to catalyse gainful social and economic participation. The Foundation’s initiatives empower communities within the Arab world towards a sustainable future.