Filipino fitness group in Qatar distributes 1,800 iftar packets to motorists

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Filipino fitness group in Qatar distributes 1,800 iftar packets to motorists

More than 1,800 iftar boxes containing tidbits and beverages were given over to drivers amid the sixth yearly iftar campaign of local gathering Filipino Fitness and Health in Qatar (FFHQ) held in Industrial Area on Friday. 

Around 40 volunteers aided in the conveyance of the suppers, principally to fasting drivers. The activity was driven by FFHQ Chairwoman Marissa Sanchez together with other office-bearers of the gathering including wellness lovers. 

"Six years prior, FFHQ held its first ever iftar drive went for spreading mindfulness among workers about safe driving and the significance of not hurrying to break their quick. From that point forward, we have stayed focused on the reason and continued with the crusade," Sanchez disclosed to Qatar Tribune. 

"On our 6th year, our craving to convey our adoration and regard on the event the Holy Month of Ramadan stays unaltered. In the interest of the FFHQ initiative, I might want to stretch out our most profound appreciation to everybody who made this crusade a triumph. Much thanks to you to our supporters, basically Al Meera Supermarket, and to the individuals who did not dither to give and loan their opportunity to the movement," she said. 


She commended the commitment of the individuals as the iftar drive was held after their effective commemoration occasion which highlighted wellness sessions appreciated by all. 

Amid the circulation day, the volunteers, huge numbers of them gladly wearing their FFHQ shirts, situated themselves on one of the busiest spots in Industrial Area through which numerous transports and trucks pass each day. Like a year ago's iftar drive, FFHQ has organized disseminating iftar dinners this year to workers crosswise over different nationalities. 

Sharing her experience amid the iftar drive, one of the volunteers, Maribeth, said a significant number of the drivers, particularly the workers, has communicated gratefulness to their motion. She said even private vehicle proprietors additionally thoughtfully rolled their vehicle windows down and acknowledged the iftar boxes with grin on their countenances.