Marina Mall Abu Dhabi hosts Ramadan Bazaar to support Make A Wish Foundation UAE

RetailME Bureau

With the aim of giving the residents of the capital an opportunity to embrace the community spirit and spend precious time with family and friends, Marina Mall Abu Dhabi is hosting a series of activities during the holy month of Ramadan.

In line with Ramadan’s values of giving, the mall has partnered with Make A Wish Foundation UAE, to host a traditional bazaar. On sale in the bazaar, are items such as abayas, paintings, handicrafts, bokhours, perfumes and other traditional Arabic accessories. The Ramadan Bazaar at Marina Mall will be open daily till the end of Ramadan.

All proceeds from the bazaar will go towards granting the wishes of children diagnosed with a critical illness. Wishes of sick patients have ranged from having laptops, iPads and even a bedroom, to visiting places like Disneyland, Emirates Palace and the Umrah pilgrimage to Mecca and aiming to become a doctor, a princess, a policeman and a professional photographer.

Celebratory decorations will adorn the mall with free dates served at sundown, giving residents a warm and festive Ramadan month. Furthermore, Marina Mall Abu Dhabi will share its wealth with the less fortunate, setting up a Ramadan tent at the premises, distributing more than 200 free meals daily to members of the public.

In addition, the ‘Shop to Win’ offer continues at the mall, which gives customers the chance to win AED10,000 in gift cards to spend across stores in the mall. To take part in this shop and win promotion, shoppers have to simply spend AED300 in Marina Mall in a single transaction between the start of Ramadan and end of Eid and submit the receipt in the raffle box. Stores not included are Carrefour, Mercedes, Home Centre and Centrepoint.