Xpress Money runs for a cause at the Dubai Marathon 2016
~ 25 Xpress Money employees comprising six different nationalities ran the marathon (10-km race) in support of the SNF Development Center ~
Dubai, january 22, 2016: Xpress Money, one of the world's most dependable money transfer brands, participated in the Dubai Marathon 2016 held on January 22nd to pledge its support for the Special Needs Future Development Center (SNF). As part of its global CSR program, H.O.P.E., this is the second consecutive year that Xpress Money has been a part of the Dubai Marathon with an aim to create awareness about the work done at the center. SNF is an organization based in Dubai that trains young adults with special needs, enhances their skills and grooms them to lead independent lives by placing them in job positions depending on their skill sets.
As a prelude to the run, Xpress Money hosted a social media campaign #whatmakesyourun and also conducted fitness tests for each of the participants, in association with the team's official medical partner, NMC Hospital – Dubai Investments Park.
H.O.P.E is a sustainable corporate social initiative by Xpress Money that focuses on three global themes –financial literacy and inclusion, education and relief work. H.O.P.E is a convergence platform for all the humanitarian endeavours they roll out across global markets mainly in countries like Philippines, Bangladesh, Pakistan, India, Indonesia, Nepal and Sri Lanka.