Abu Dhabi University hosts Children from Dar Zayed Family Care at its Al Ain Campus
11 June 2019
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 10 June 2019: Abu Dhabi University (ADU) warmly welcomed 26 children from the Dar Zayed Family Care (DZFC) to its Al Ain campus. The event, known as ‘Kahatein - which means showing affection to the orphans - was organized as part of the university’s Year of Tolerance initiatives. The objective is to engage with the community, promote inclusivity and spread a positive message of acceptance.
ADU hosted a day of fun-packed activities for orphaned and abandoned children from DFZC, and featured a series of kids’ entertainment including drawing, painting, and a bouncy castle. Children were also treated to a magician show, face painting, mascots and fun games such as puzzles, a ball race, ‘pyramid drop’, and finally the egg-and-spoon relay and sack race. The event served children with complimentary appetizing treats including popcorn and cotton candy, concluding the evening with a dinner.
The event was attended by more than 50 comprising of faculty, staff and volunteering students who came together to make the children’s day-out at ADU truly memorable.
The event was sponsored by Malabar Gold and Starbucks.