The region's leading local tech platform, talabat has launched another campaign to aid the immediate emergency relief support to victims of the earthquakes in Turkiye and Syria, in collaboration with Qatar Charity (QC).
For the next three days, customers can donate specially-curated relief boxes via talabat Mart, including all primary necessities such as: sugar, flour, beans, soup, milk, oil, rice, pasta, tea and much more, for the reduced price of QR50. Additionally, users can purchase comforters at a reduced price of QR12, all of which will be packaged and sent directly to families affected by the recent earthquakes in Turkiye and Syria. For every customer donation on the app, a QR10 delivery fee will also be fully donated to QC as relief to the families affected.
How to donate: Launch the talabat app, choose ‘talabat Mart’ and select ‘Turkey/Syria Donation box’ to donate directly to the urgent cause, complete the donation process via the app, the donation will be sent directly by QC to those affected by the earthquakes via cargo flights.
Carla Ferreira, general manager of talabat Mart, commented: “Through our latest relief initiatives this week, we have witnessed an overwhelming amount of support from the community in Qatar who have heavily stood by the people in Turkiye and Syria during this difficult time. talabat Mart, together with its supportive suppliers, is therefore proud to facilitate additional ways to aid affected families by launching a special donation box. Alongside our long standing partners at Qatar Charity, we aim to extend these relief boxes for as many people who have been impacted in this tragedy as possible.
Francisco Miguel De Sousa, managing director of talabat Qatar, said: "The situation in Turkiye and Syria is very serious, urgent and we can’t be indifferent. We have several campaigns live in talabat at this stage to support as many of those affected as possible. This specific project, that talabat Mart team has launched with Qatar Charity is a great occasion to donate very primary necessities that a human being should have, which are all departing to the affected areas within a few days."
Ahmad Yousef Fakhroo, CEO’s assistant for the Resources Development and Media sector at QC, thanked talabat and talabat Mart for supporting its campaign to support the earthquake victims.
He also called on the community to support Qatar Charity’s relief campaign and talabat’s initiative to provide relief aid to hundreds of the affected families, meet their necessary needs, and prevent the already worse situation from deteriorating further.
Customers can download the talabat application through the iOS App Store, Google Play store, and Huawei App Gallery.