DUBAI, The Dubai Club for People of Determination on Monday kicked off its sixth edition of Summer Activities, which will run from 20th June to 12th August, 2022, featuring 280 events and 250 participants.
Held under the slogan ‘To the Summit, People of Determination’, the sixth season, sponsored by the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), marks the return of the Summer Activities to be held under precautionary measures after the programmes were cancelled last two years due to the COVID-19 Pandemic.
This year, the activities, which aim to enhance their abilities and fully integrate people of determination into society, will be held in partnership with more than 30 government and private entities.
Each day will see over 100 workshops held at the Dubai Club for People of Determination, across sports events, recreational trips, art and handicraft workshops, interactive training programmes, photography, acting and music courses, first aid, among others.
Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD and CEO of DEWA, said that DEWA is pleased to be the diamond sponsor of the sixth edition of Summer Activities, which aligns with DEWA’s social responsibility efforts and its commitment to invest in youth.
"This supports the National Policy to Empower People of Determination, launched by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, to create an inclusive society that ensures empowerment and a decent life for people of determination and their families."
"The authority enhances cooperation and partnerships with key partners in the field of integrating and empowering people of determination," Al Tayer added.
For his part, Thani Juma Berregad, Chairman of the Dubai Club for People of Determination, praised the directives of the wise leadership to support People of Determination and provide them with all means to hone abilities and talents in all fields. He also thanked the event sponsors, success partners and the Diamond Sponsor, DEWA for their continuous support for the success of its various activities.
Source: Emirates News Agency