NRI organisations distribute textbooks to needy in Saudi Arabia

The Indian Cultural Society Jeddah (ICSJ) and the Bazm-e-Osmania, the first and oldest NRI associations in Jeddah that have been involved in social work for over 38 years has now distributed some 20,000 used textbooks among needy parents and students across the country.

Parents and students from Makkah, Taif, Madinah and Yanbuwent to the distribution site which was a local restaurant in Azizia district of Jeddah

The textbooks collection drive charities urged parents and students through newspapers and posters to donate old textbooks at certain locations in Jeddah. Used uniforms, bags, new notebooks, used and new shoes, dictionaries and stationery were also distributed.