talabat, the region’s leading local tech platform, delivering food and q-commerce solutions, and the Red Crescent announces a partnership for in-app donations as part of talabat’s #TechForGood initiatives.
Over the first three months of collaboration, talabat raised more than QR 600,000 in charity, QR 370,000 of which during the holy month of Ramadan alone, to support various humanitarian initiatives led by QRCS, such as the provision of water, shelter, food, livelihoods, and others. Additionally, customers were given the opportunity to donate to many special projects, such as Ramadan Iftar and Zakat-ul-Fitr during Ramadan.
Commenting on the announcement, Francisco Miguel de Sousa, Managing Director at talabat Qatar said, "We are thrilled to have added Qatar Red Crescent on our platform and provide our community with a chance to further give back to those in need.”
“As part of our #TechForGood initiatives, we are committed to supporting individuals and families in the country and across the world and provide our customers with a platform through which they can easily donate to charitable organizations.”, adds de Sousa.
Faisal Mohamed Al-Emadi, CEO of QRCS, stated, “I would like to thank talabat for being so collaborative in integrating fundraising into their mobile app, which will translate into more aid for vulnerable people both in Qatar and beyond. Their strategy of corporate social responsibility (CSR) is exemplary, and we hope to go yet farther together with our partnership”.
Customers can donate to Qatar Red Crescent on the talabat app throughout the year.