Volkswagen Celebrates Qaranqasho with the Child Care Centre

Volkswagen Celebrates Qaranqasho with the Child Care Centre

Wattayah Motors, the exclusive distributor of Volkswagen in Oman, celebrated Qaranqasho with the children of Child Care Centre in Muscat. This special celebration called Qaranqasho is held throughout Oman to appreciate and encourage children who undertake fasting during the month of Ramadan. As a part of the celebrations, Volkswagen distributed candies and sweets amongst children, organized face painting; made arrangements for popular cartoon characters to dance with the kids to ensure that they have fun.

Speaking on the occasion, Naji Zeitouni, Marketing Manager of Volkswagen Oman said, "We recognize our responsibility towards the community and encourage the Child Care Centre to celebrate such occasions.” He further added, “We appreciate the continuous efforts of the Centre to provide love and care to the children, who do not have their parents around.” Mr. Zeitouni assured Volkswagen Oman’s continuous support to the Child Care Centre and extended financial aid to purchase projector with display screens and other equipment. 

Thanking Volkswagen Oman’s initiative to patronage Centre’s Qaranqasho celebration, Mr. Abdullah Al Zidjali, Manager of the Child Care Centre, said, “It is indeed a true representation of social commitment and solidarity among members of our community.” “We hope that other private sector companies too will follow VW Oman’s initiative to help the children of the Centre and be part of such celebrations,” he concluded.

The celebration was held on 2nd of August (13th of Ramadan). In addition to other fun activities, children sang the famous song “Qaranqasho, O’ people, give us candy, etc.”