Ooredoo Kuwait, a member of the international Ooredoo Group, is supporting culture by its sponsorship of Dar Al Athar Al Islamiyyah’s 30th anniversary celebration in Kuwait; an event which took place on Sunday, September 27th, at Al Maidan Yarmouk and attended by Minister of Information and Minister of State for Youth Affairs Sheikh Salman Al-Humoud Al-Sabah and General Supervisor of Dar Al-Athar Al-Islamiyyah (DAI) Sheikha Hussah Sabah Al-Salem Al-Sabah.
The 30th anniversary celebration will be marked by a three months exhibition which will include more than 3,000 historical pieces, available to public throughout the exhibition period.
Commenting on the sponsorship, Mijbil Alayoub, Director of Corporate Communications at Ooredoo Kuwait said: “Glad to be sponsoring such a cultural event held in collaboration with a renowned organization like Dar Al Athar Al Islamiyyah. Our CSR strategy focuses on supporting various activities of interest of people of Kuwait and we trust that religious, cultural and historical related events do attract a large segment of the society.”
Dar al Athar al Islamiyyah (DAI) is a cultural organization based around the private art collection owned by Sheikh Nasser Sabah al Ahmed al Sabah, founder of The al Sabah Collection and his wife, DAI director general and co-founder Sheikha Hussah Sabah al Salem al Sabah.
Since its inception in 1983, DAI has grown from a single focus organization created to manage the loan of the prestigious al Sabah Collection of art from the Islamic world to the State of Kuwait to become an internationally recognized cultural organization.