Alba sponsors annual charity Raft Race
Manama, March 27, 2014
Aluminium Bahrain (Alba) is the gold sponsor of the Raft Race 2014, an annual charity event to be held tomorrow (March 28).
The race will be held at the Al Bander Hotel and Resort, Ma’ameer and is being organised by the Rotary Club of Salmaniya.
The proceeds of the race will be directed towards various charities and diverse community project in the kingdom, said a statement.
The focus of this year’s race will be on raising funds for helping children in need, including disabled and disadvantaged ones, it said.
Alba teams have emerged as champions in various categories during the past races and this year, three teams will be competing, the statement added.
Tim Murray, Alba’s CEO, said: “Alba’s sponsorship of the annual Raft Race is a reflection of our support for the community and we are proud of extending our sponsorship to it this year as well.
"We also wish our teams’ success as they compete in the race, and are confident that the event will prove to be another enjoyable day for everyone.” - TradeArabia News Service