Garangou fun at Maktaba Children’s Library

Garangou fun at Maktaba Children’s Library

Families were treated to an evening of fun, food, games and crafts to celebrate the traditional Ramadan children’s festival of Garangou. Sponsored by Quantum Global Solutions for the second consecutive year the evening formed part of the company’s Corporate Social Responsibility ‘Q-munity’ programme.

‘’We are delighted to see such a large turn-out of local and expatriates attend this great evening of festivities. Everyone had a great time this evening with a range of children’s crafts, story time, games and henna painting supporting Qatar’s heritage and traditional foods and sweets served in the library garden the spirit of Ramadan was alive and well tonight. As a local company we are proud to support community initiatives such as Maktaba’s Garangou Festival where we all come together to celebrate an important date in Qatar’s calendar,’’ said Peter Murphy, Quantum Managing Director.

Quantum’s Q-munity CSR programme, started in 2013 and is aligned to the goals of the Qatar National Vision 2030 and the Qatar National Development Strategy 2011–16. The programme aims to actively add long-term value within the community by interacting with local organisations and supporting health, sport, community and educational initiatives.