Invest-Gate forms the first corporate social responsibility (CSR) committee for the Egyptian real estate sector, along with key property developers, to carry out social investment and enhance the livelihood of those underprivileged, complementing the success made by the former’s first real estate industry charitable Sohour “Bab El Ezz.”
During a business breakfast on July 16, held at the Nile Ritz-Carlton, Invest-Gate discussed its committee’s structure and framework. Collaboratively, the first-of-its-kind committee is to enhance the less fortunate civilians’ quality of life and work in line with Egypt Vision 2030.
Members of the committee include: Mena Group Founder and real estate market expert Eng. Fathallah Fawzy, Rooya Group Chairman Arch. Hisham Shoukri, Iwan Developments CEO Eng. Waleed Mokhtar, Tatweer Misr Managing Director and Board Member Dr. Ahmed Shalaby, and Madaar Development CEO Eng. Maged Salah, Coldwell Banker Egypt New Homes Vice President and CEO Eng. Khalid Bahig, The Land Developers Chairman and Managing Director Ahmed El Tayebi, First Group CEO Eng. Basheer Mostafa, and Invest-Gate CEO Mohamed Fouad.
The Real Estate CSR Committee will focus on four responsibilities, namely social, environmental, health, and educational, to aid the country in building a better future. As an established body, the committee kicks off immediately with operations to continue supporting and treating leprosy patients, supplementing Bab El Ezz’s cause which was oriented toward giving back to the community by enhancing lepers’ quality of life, with all proceeds fixated on making a real change in their lives, launched back on May 15.