Underpinning ALARGAN International Real Estate Company’s commitment toits 2020 Strategy, including the commitment to empower youth for a more sustainable future, the company renewed its annual partnership with INJAZ-Kuwait -the regional non-profit organization focused on the development and empowerment of youth -officially achieving a decade where the two entities have worked together for the betterment of Kuwait’s students. To endorse this partnership, ALARGAN volunteered to help middle school students in a one day workshop under the INJAZ “Entrepreneurship Master Class” Program on 9 March, 2016.
Conducted at The New English School of Kuwait, with the participation of a number of department heads and employees from ALARGAN, “The Entrepreneurship Master Class”program offered a 4-hour workshop for middle school students, highlighting entrepreneurial business practices as well as communication strategies within business environments.
The EMC was an exciting one-day workshop program organized to provide students with the chance to meet volunteers from the business community, and interact with them in an entertaining and engaging way, affecting the youth and inspiring ambition towards their respective professional futures. The INJAZ EMC program helps develop leadership and interpersonal skills for running a business, as well as enhances communication and time management skills.
As part of the Program, the students were split into groups , with each group assigned a volunteer employee from ALARGAN for guidance, while they work together to develop a business concept, a team structure, and basic business plan. Three judges from ALARGAN were then assigned with evaluating the various teams’ efforts and choosing top three placements.
INJAZ-Kuwait is a non-profit organization that was established in Kuwait in 2005 with a mission to inspire and prepare young people to succeed in a global economy. INJAZ-Kuwait works with students between the ages of 11-24 years through implementing programs in middle schools, high schools, vocational colleges and universities. INJAZ-Kuwait’s various programs help prepare students for future success in Kuwait’s private sector.
ALARGAN International Real Estate Company is a leading real estate company based in Kuwait and focused on the development of affordable and middle income housing in the GCC. The company strives to integrate its motto, ‘Life…As You Love It’, across its projects by creating “live, work, play and savor” environments that present a unique lifestyle experience.
The company also endeavors to pass on its sustainability values to the community by including green and energy efficient initiatives in its projects. The only company in Kuwait to obtain Platinum ranking for the Leadership in Energy &Environmental Design (LEED) program, which is awarded by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), ALARGAN follows a balanced investment strategy, and tries to seize opportunities with stable and superior returns based on the market’s investment cycle. Its projects are diverse and located across the Gulf region, including the State of Kuwait, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the Kingdom of Bahrain and the Sultanate of Oman, and cover popular hotels and resorts, widely visited shopping and food destinations, large development communities, and middle income level residential housing.