Giving back to the community in countless ways.
By Tuba Saricimen
In just two years, her website and 10,000-strong Facebook group has led to 20 refrigerators being placed in key locations around Bahrain. The refrigerators offer free food to those in need thanks to generous volunteers that regularly donate items such as long-life milk, eggs, cooking oil and bags of rice.
The main purpose of the AYCM is to raise awareness on climate change and to educate people on what they could do in order to lead sustainable lives, thereby making the world a better and cleaner place.
Since their establishment, the AYCM has conducted awareness lectures, launched a citizen science program that encourages people to make observations of different species within their ecosystem and directed Bahrain Fort’s management to account for climate change in order to better preserve the fort.
Covering its overhead using alternative means, Ayadi Relief invests 100% of all its donations directly into ongoing projects and humanitarian campaigns, including constructing houses, schools, medical clinics and water wells; providing emergency relief to disaster-affected areas; offering aid to numerous refugee camps and organizing awareness trips and events.