Great Interest Shown Towards “Be a Party To Hope With EMU” Charity Event
Published Date: Tuesday, 8 May 2018
The Eastern Mediterranean University (EMU) organized its annual charity event in aid of children. The first activity of the “Be a party to hope with EMU” project took place outside of the CL Building on Tuesday, the 8th of May 2018 between 10:00-13:00 with the volunteer participation of EMU personnel. Homemade food and beverages were sold at stands set up with the contribution of all EMU faculties, directorates and units. There was great interest towards the colorful charity event at which proceeds will be donated to children. EMU Rector Prof. Dr. Necdet Osam also attended and contributed to the charity event where he visited all stands talking with EMU personnel and students. The proceeds of the charity event aim to meet the needs of primary school level students for the 2018-2019 Academic Year.
The “Be a party to hope with EMU” project organized by the EMU Personnel Office Directorate will provide income for disadvantageous groups and children with a different activity each month. The project aims to lead to an increase in social cohesion and awareness as a result of university and community collaboration. The said project is also an example of the importance EMU shows to its values.