Happy weekend! Here at the ENTERTAINER, we have some top tips of how you can give back this Ramadan, while having fun at the same time! This month, many of the fantastic locations on your ENTERTAINER are taking part in initiatives to encourage generosity throughout the month. So, smile in the knowledge that you can save money while exploring various spots that are proud to give back to society – with some allowing you to join in where you can, too!
Take a ride with Careem, and donate money to refugees
Location: Dubai & Abu Dhabi
Careem lives up to its own meaning of ‘generosity’ this Ramadan by partnering up with The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, who provide relief and help to refugees in the MENA region. Opt to travel by this amazing taxi service this weekend, and when selecting your car, you will have the choice to click on the UNHCR option, which will automatically add an AED 3 to your fare. Careem will be matching all donations made, and all proceeds will go to the refugee aid programs. If you haven’t yet downloaded the life-changing app, read our previous article for more info on how it’ll make day-to-day life so much easier, and how you can save money in the process!
While you fill up on Sumo Sushi & Bento or Doner & Gyros, they’ll be #fillingtheblues
Locations: Various in both Dubai & Abu Dhabi
Keep those hunger cravings at bay this weekend with either a Main Menu Item or Bento Box from Sumo Sushi & Bento, or indulge in a Classic Gyros or Mightly Doner Salad from Doner & Gyros. Not only will you be able to use your ENTERTAINER for 2 for 1 offers, but you will also be delighted to hear that both restaurants have teamed up with Moti Roti, who are working together to provide Iftar to labourers working throughout Ramadan. What’s more, you can also join in by handing out food, snacks, gifts and sweets with other workers, residents and volunteers.
Enjoy a stay at Fairmont The Palm Dubai, while labourers enjoy a free Iftar meal from the hotel
Location: Palm Jumeirah, Dubai
How does a half price, two-night stay at the luxury resort of Fairmont The Palm sound to you? This weekend, kick back and relax in the sunshine and erase all worries from your mind! Not only is this hotel a fab choice of location to rejoice in some well deserved R&R, but they have also demonstrated their kindness this month by providing Iftar meals to labourers in Dubai, with more than 30 colleagues. executive committee members and department heads visiting Al Quoz to distribute 450 meals.
Dine at Armani/Deli, and take part in the UAE Food Bank
Location: Armani Hotel, Burj Khalifa, Dubai
This Friday, why not take your loved one for some fine food at the Armani/Deli, and benefit from 2 for 1 on Main Courses with your ENTERTAINER. After deciding on your delectable dishes, take the opportunity to find out more about how the Armani Hotel are giving back this Ramadan. Taking part in the UAE’s Food Bank, low-income families and labourers will now be able to benefit from the distribution of otherwise wasted food from a number of food companies, hypermarkets and major hotel chains, including this trendy Italian eatery.
Visit the spa at Anantara The Palm Dubai
Location: Palm Jumeirah, Dubai
Not only does this fabulous 5* hotel provide the most incredible massages and facials, but they have also gone that one step further this Ramadan to show just how they are a cut above the rest, by providing Iftar to students from the Special Needs Future Develop Centre. Visit paradise for a 60-Minute Traditional Turkish Bath, 60-Minute Facial or 60-Minute Anantara Signature Massage, which you can read all about here!
Whatever you feel like doing this weekend, we are sure you’ll have fun, while gaining some self-contentment at the same time. And don’t forget to use your ENTERTAINER for 2 for 1 offers on all locations above!