[UAE, July 28, 2013] In line with its corporate social responsibility agenda, Al Ansari Exchange, a UAE-based foreign exchange and worldwide money transfer company, has announced that it has teamed up with Aster Medical Center to provide free medical checkups to its Fujairah customers until September 30, 2013. Special voucher will be distributed by Al Ansari Exchange to its customers in Fujairah along with educational leaflets on how to stay healthy. Patrons can use their voucher for free medical checkups at the Aster Medical Center on Hamad bin Abdulla Street. The focus of the screenings will be on blood pressure, blood sugar, and body mass index levels. The initiative aims to increase awareness on key health indicators and their impact on personal well-being.
Rashed Ali Al Ansari, General Manager, Al Ansari Exchange, said, “Healthcare is an important social issue that we want to help address via this latest initiative, which encourages our customers to seek medical advice and raises their awareness on personal health. As a socially responsible organisation, Al Ansari Exchange is committed to various efforts that make a positive impact. Moreover, giving back to the community, especially our loyal customers, is an important facet of our corporate culture and we are pleased to team up with Aster Medical Center for this initiative.”
“Al Ansari Exchange has come up with an admirable program that will definitely raise health awareness among the residents of Fujairah. Aster Medical Center is committed to sharing its resources and expertise in support of this effort, which will be of great help in promoting physical fitness and responsible living throughout the emirate. We invite Al Ansari Exchange's customers to come visit us so we can help them set appropriate health goals and vastly improve their quality of living,” added Vivek Shukla, Assistant General Manager - Business Development & Corporate Relations, Aster Medical Centre.
Al Ansari Exchange's upcoming health awareness initiative forms part of its broad corporate social responsibility platform and complements the spirit of charity and goodwill embodied by Ramadan, which starts in early July this year.