- For the 2019-2020 season
- Supporting Kuwaiti sports and encouraging talented youth within the framework of community-driven initiatives
Kuwait December 24, 2019: Burgan Bank has announced the sponsorship of the “Equestrian Sports Club” activities for the season 2019-2020 , as part of its ongoing commitment to support young athletes, Kuwait’s sports culture and elevate its legacy locally and internationally. The long-standing partnership between the Bank and the renowned Club fall within the framework of social responsibility.
The sponsorship of the national equestrian tradition comes as part of Burgan Bank’s commitment to enhance Kuwaiti heritage and sports among the community. Ensuring more opportunities to demonstrate their skills and capabilities, Burgan Bank is also proud to facilitate Kuwait’s talented youth with such high-level platforms. Participants and trainers are instilled with perseverance and discipline through such contests which demand rigorous training and physical activity.
Burgan Bank's partnership with the “Equestrian Sports Club” continues throughout the year of 2020 wherein a comprehensive schedule of activities and multiple tournaments such as jumping competitions and the Amir’s Cup, which is the largest event in the equestrian sports arena witnessed in the presence of prominent and distinguished guests. Burgan Bank will continue to participate and support similar sporting events and athletic activities to accommodate and encourage talented youth.
The Bank's support of this initiative falls under its dynamic full-fledged community program entitled ‘ENGAGE’ – Together to be the change. This program sheds light on important aspects affecting every segment of the society by promoting social welfare through educational, cultural and health driven initiatives.
Burgan Bank’s approach to 'ENGAGE' begins with a vital principle that as a leading Kuwaiti financial institution, its conduct and policies should be aligned with the needs and interests of the community.