Pape Group donates large amount of aid to BCF for people in need




Pape Group company donated a large-scale amount of food and non-food supplies to Barzani Charity Foundation (BCF) on March 12, 2018, in order to support the charitable activities of the foundation for the internally displaced persons (IDPs), refugees and the people in need from the host community.


The donation consisted of 18 tonnes of food, 1,500 boxes of household items, 7 school caravans and a mobile kitchen. 


The assistance was delivered to the BCF during a joint press conference held on March 12, 2018.


During the press conference, the head of the Pape Group, Tofiq Shukri, said: “We have made this donation due to our sense of responsibility towards our nation’s achievements and the sacrifices of the glorious Peshmerga martyrs and our passion to improve the situation of the IDPs and refugees through the BCF.”


“We hope these supplies will cover part of the needs of the IDPs,” he said.


Musa Ahmed, the head of the BCF thanked the Pape Group for such a significant donation, stating “The BCF is honored to have gained a good name in supporting IDPs, refugees and the host communities,” adding that Pape Group donated this assistance on the anniversary of the legendary Kurdish leader Mustafa Barzani's birthday.


“Pape Group has made a great contribution which helps us provide generous assistance to IDPs, particularly those who have fled their homes in Kirkuk and Tuz Khurmatu,” said the BCF chief.


The tremendous contributions made by the local companies have been one of the key factors to the success of the BCF, he concluded.