We've got a list of all the charities & support groups you can join in Kuwait, if it's to make friends or support a great cause.
16 July 2014| Last updated on 18 June 2017
Rich in various charity activities, the Kuwaiti State and citizens both work hard towards a variety of aims. For instance, they offer services to all people how need ir around the world, regardless of religion, homeland, gender or skin colour. The aim to provide the basic needs of food, drink, education and health and offer relief in afflicted areas of disasters, catastrophes, wars and famines.
The Kuwait Government site explain how the State aims to establish various educational and training projects, which aim at the development and utilisation of human potentials and the elimination of illiteracy to make way for advancement and development. It also aims to create productive projects of development in poorer societies, with the aim of investing human and financial resources, and providing job opportunities.
See below for the charities and support groups in Kuwait:
General Secretariat of the Charitable Work
The General Secretariat of the charitable work is one of the bodies of the Social Reform Society of Kuwait, which was established after liberation of the State in 1991. It is one of the first civil charities in the Arab world.
Kuwait Red Crescent Society: Devotion and Donation
As always the Kuwait Red Crescent Society with the support of it's Board of Directors and the blessing of God Almighty, has embraced it's usual attitude in keeping with the advancing technology for the benefit of Mankind which is miiroed in our vision in the developing of web searching techniques and in keep with the fast every growing Global pace.
Sheikh Abdullah Al Nouri Charity Society
The association's vision is to excel in the field of education and advocacy for the development of Muslims around the world in the framework of the Partnership and Integration.
Direct Aid (Africa Muslims Committee) started its work in 1981 as a voluntarily non-governmental instutution interested in the development in the neediest places in Africa. It conducts its works in a scientific way and does not look into the individual conditions.
Kuwait Society for the Protection of Animals and Their Habitat (K'S PATH)
The K'S PATH is a local non-profit animal welfare and the environmental protection organisation established in 2005 by Chairman and Founder Ayeshah Al Humaidhi. They provide a wide range of services for animals in Kuwait including companion animal shelter, farm and equine sanctuary, wildlife rehabilitation and sanctuary, wildlife management, stray animal control, environmental clean up, and education to name but a few.
PAWS strive to provide assistance to homeless, neglected and abandoned animals by providing veterinary care, rescue and adoption services, to domestic, wild and pet animals in Kuwait, in partnership with their rescuers.
Operation HOPE Kuwait
Operation HOPE Kuwait is a Mission of Mercy which provides practical humanitarian relief primarily to expatriate laborers in Kuwait in a manner that restores their God-given dignity.
Kuwait Association for the Care of Children in Hospital
KACCH is a non-governmental charitable organisation registered with the Ministry of Social Affairs and Labour in 2003. It was founded informally in 1989 to help children and their families cope with the stresses of hospitalisation. It is managed by volunteers and funded by donations from organisations, businesses, banks, schools and individuals within Kuwait. Currently KACCH is offering services in six government hospitals in Kuwait.