LRBT held its 5th Annual Fundraising Golf tournament to raise funds for the treatment of blindness of underprivileged patients through its network of 19 hospitals and 63 clinics all across Pakistan. Thirty teams comprising professionals from financial institutions, corporates, media and business houses participated and contributed to the mission of “No man, woman or child should go blind simply because they cannot afford the treatment”.
Engro Corporation was the event’s title sponsor for the 5th consecutive year. There were 12 associate sponsors and eight goodwill partners who enabled us to continue giving sight, transforming lives.
The president of Pakistan, Honorable Dr. Arif Alvi and Chief of Naval Staff Admiral M. Amjad Khan Niazi also played in the tournament.
During the closing ceremony, in his concluding remarks, Honorary Chairman LRBT, Mr. Najmus Saquib Hameed T.I. thanked all participants who donated & participated in making this event a success. He also stressed that the proceeds collected through this tournament will enable LRBT to restore the sight of 3000 underprivileged patients to become contributing members of society.
Mr. Ghias Khan- CEO & President Engro Corp, also spoke and distributed the prizes among the winners. The tournament was won by the Chief of Naval Staff’s team, whereas Mr. Jerjees Seja led the runner up team.