Kicking off today in Al-Qassim for the graduation of 25 entrepreneurs
Al Rajhi Bank sponsors the Young Merchant Financial Awareness program under the title "A Small Step towards Great Success and a Safe Future", whereby the program will be launched, today, Thursday, March 18, 2021 AD in Al-Qassim, and will be concluded on June 12, 2021 AD in Buraidah, Onaiza, and Al-Rass.
The initiative is held with the support of the Emirate of Al-Qassim region and is implemented by the bank in collaboration with the Women Development Committee in Al-Qassim along with the participation of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Al-Qassim, the Onaiza Chamber, and the Al-Rass Chamber.
The first two sessions will be held today in the city of Buraidah, where each session will last for three days. Following said sessions, two three-day-long exhibitions will take place in the city of Buraidah.
There will also be two other sessions in Onaizah governorate and one session in Al Rass governorate for a period of three days for each session. A three-day-long exhibition will be held for these sessions in Onaiza.
At the end of the program, 25 young participants will be selected from all previous sessions to undergo an intensive three-day training course that will be held in Buraidah, followed by a final exhibition to show their distinguished projects, which will last for a period of three days as well.
Al Rajhi Bank will be sponsoring these financial awareness sessions for young merchants for the second time as part of the social responsibility programs that the bank is keen to implement. Its aim is to increase the level of financial awareness and develop a culture of savings in the community, a goal consistent with the Kingdom's 2030 vision.
These sessions and exhibitions will be provided free of charge in coordination with many schools and associations. They will also be made available to families of martyrs of duty and orphans in the Qassim region to benefit from them, where at the end of the program, 25 entrepreneurs will graduate.
Ever since its establishment, the bank continues to support various projects that aim to benefit the society at all levels, whether in education, health, or training. It also works on supporting charities with a focus on large and sustainable projects exactly how five years ago, the bank activated volunteer work in line with the Kingdom's ambitious vision 2030 to reach one million volunteers.