MTV Arabia will Carry the Message of Hope and Caring for People with Special Needs
Dubai: 15 January, 2009 - MTV Arabia, the leading Pan Arab youth entertainment channel, today announced it will be the official media sponsor for Al Amal Camp-19 (Camp Hope) for children with special needs, organized by Sharjah City for Humanitarian Services (SCHS) under the patronage of His Highness Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah.
To be held from 18-25 January under the leadership of Her Highness Sheikha Jamila Bint Sultan Al Qasimi, Director of Sharjah City for Humanitarian Services, the camp will include entertainment, cultural and art activities that aim to develop the potential of children.
MTV Arabia will film the events and interact with the children as volunteers, since they have been key to the camp's success. Volunteerism has also become an integral part of Sharjah's cultural and recreational activities.
Her Highness Sheikha Jamila Al Qasimi, President of the Organization of the 19th Camp Hope, said: "MTV Arabia's alliance with Sharjah City for Humanitarian Services demonstrates its depth of commitment to social responsibility initiatives. We are confident that the presence of the MTV Arabia team will act as an incentive to attract the youth to offer their voluntary services, while motivating the participants to demonstrate their potential."