Beirut on July 6, 2015: As part of the “Alfa 4-Life” CSR Program, Alfa, managed by Orascom Telecom, held the annual sport event for Acsauvel children with special needs,at the Champville Stadium in Deek El Mehdi. It was attended by Alfa CEO and Chairman, Marwan Hayek, Acsauvel Director Nabila Fares, in addition to members of both entities and interested parties.
Hayek said, “This annual sports event aims to promote mental and physical health for children with communication difficulties at Acsauvel as part of their integration in the community”. He added that Alfa is pursuing its community-based strategy to support civil associations and organizations that help people with special needs integrate in the community.
The Alfa basketball and football teams and players from the Champville basketball club took part in the event, which was punctuated with basketball, volleyball and football games as well as gymnastics. The children showed exceptional enthusiasm and an ability to interact with and challenge each other.
At the end, Hayek distributed medals to the participating children.