17 Apr 2020
Investcorp today announced a US $1 million contribution to the Royal Humanitarian Foundation to support its COVID-19 Relief Campaign.
Mohammed Alardhi, Executive Chairman of Investcorp, said: “I would like to express my sincere thanks to the Leadership of the Kingdom of Bahrain for their continuous efforts to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. Investcorp is committed to supporting our communities and stakeholders in helping to address the many urgent needs stemming from the pandemic. We also thank those on the front lines for their tireless efforts and we are proud to support the Royal Humanitarian Foundation (RHF) in helping to provide relief for those who need it most.”
The RHF was established by His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al-Khalifa to support humanitarian, social and economic efforts for the Kingdom of Bahrain by promoting philanthropic and charitable projects in the Kingdom and around the world to assist those in need. The campaign has been launched following the orders of His Majesty the King to help needy families registered with the RHF and the Ministry of Labour and Social Development who have been affected by COVID-19. In line with the country’s efforts to mitigate the risks of the virus, which are led by HRH Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister and following the directives of HH Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Representative of His Majesty the King for Humanitarian and Youth Affairs, National Security Advisor and Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Royal Humanitarian Foundation, the Campaign is now launched under the theme of “There is Good in Us” and is aimed at raising donations to support people and families impacted by the virus.