Deputy Governor of Riyadh Honors Mobily for Sponsoring the Official Inventions Gallery Serving Handicapped Persons

February 3, 2014 12:30 pm

HRH Prince Turki bin Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, Deputy Governor of Riyadh Province honored Mobily for sponsoring the first Official Exhibition of inventions that serving individuals with special needs that was held yesterday 2nd of February 2014.

Humoud Al Ghobaini, SVP Corporate Communication & PR received the honorary shield On behalf of Mobily.

This exhibition which will be held over two days is the first of its kind specializing in inventions and innovations that serve individuals with special needs and contributes effectively to enhance their communication with the community and motivate innovators to continue their scientific research in this field.

Al Ghobaini said that Mobily’s sponsorship and support for this exhibition emerges from its vision that individuals with special needs have lots of possibilities to support the process of development in the Kingdom. Accordingly, providing care and attention is a very necessary tool to help achieve this role; which is a collective requirement from everyone without exception.

The exhibition includes ideas and models for more than twenty distinguished invention provided by a number of researchers and employees of King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology and other talented professionals in the field of rehabilitation.

The exhibition is open for public on two shifts, to expand the circle of beneficiaries from the ideas of the exhibition and to support the owners of innovations contributing to the provision of the necessary funding to get them produced economically.

It is worth mentioning that Mobily has a special cooperation with the “Disabled Children Association”, either through direct financial support, or through sponsoring many events organized by the Association. Mobily’s subscribers can also support the association’s resources physically through “Neqati” program by transferring five thousand points or by dialing 1100 and choose to convert the value of the points into support to the Association.