Muscat: Striving to implement and participate in various activities and events that contribute to the development and well-being of the society, BankDhofar organised a blood donation drive in collaboration with the Ministry of Health, Department of Blood Banks Services.
BankDhofar staff enthusiastically supported the cause that comes within the Ministry of Health’s continuous efforts to assemble blood units from donors and to provide these units to healthcare institutions. The drive took place at the head office building of BankDhofar.
Commenting on the initiative, Sami Omar Al Zadjali, executive manager - Marketing & Corporate Communications, noted: “Blood donation helps healthcare institutions provide safe blood units for inpatients and those in need of blood transfer, therefore we constantly promote the healthy practice of donating blood within the bank. This initiative comes as part of BankDhofar’s staff wellbeing programme, aiming at encouraging the staff to participate in causes that help in keeping good health. We at BankDhofar save no efforts to support healthcare providers across the Sultanate and to contribute to their work that aims to provide high-quality health services to meet the needs and requirements of the society.”
CSR is an important pillar of BankDhofar’s operations; environment element, community development and social have always been among the priorities and interests of the Bank. BankDhofar continues to deliver on its commitment by innovating strategic sustainable CSR programmes, initiatives, activities and potential investment opportunities; ensuring lasting positive benefits aimed at strengthening ties with the local community.
As part of its ‘Together 2020’ journey, which aims at reaffirming its position as a leading bank in the Sultanate and the best in the Gulf, BankDhofar continues to provide the best customer experience, innovative products and creative services that are custom-made to meet the needs and requirements of our customers. BankDhofar Believes that happy, engaged and healthy employees are the cornerstone of a successful organisation, therefore transformation programs have placed employees at the forefront through a number of initiatives.