Union Coop Celebrates the Elderly
On the occasion of International Day for Older Persons, Union Coop, the largest cooperative in the UAE, organized a barbecue party for members of Thukher Social Club under Community Development Authority. The event took place in Dubai Municipality’s Al-Mamzar Park Chalets.
The event was attended by Mr. Suhail Al Bastaki, Director of the Happiness and Marketing Department, Mr. Yaqoob Mohammad Yousif Fresh Category Trade manger, Mansoor Essa Mohammed Ayedawi Assistant Admin Affair Manager, Mr. Mohammed Abbas, branch manager of Umm Suqeim Smart Branch, And a number of employees of the Union’s coop and the Community Development Authority.
Commenting on the event, Mr. Suhail Al Bastaki Director of the Happiness and Marketing Department said: “in the UAE, we do not recognize one day only for the elderly, as we believe that it is our duty to take care of them throughout the year. All events and activities we organize aims to pay back for their great efforts and work during the foundation of the UAE. They are the source of the prosperity we are living today.”
“We must thank Al-Mamzar Park for offering 3 Chalets free of charge for hosting this event,” Al Bastaki added. “Dubai Municipality support highlights the importance of our strategic partnerships with various entities and its positive effects to all people in our society.”
At the end of the event, Union Coop representatives distributed flowers and took photos with the members of Thukher Social Club.