In line with its sustainable support to the talented, diligent Egyptians across different fields, whether athletic, artistic, cultural and educational, Commercial International Bank – Egypt (CIB) sponsored the special ceremony held by the Egyptian Shooting Club for the second consecutive year to celebrate and honor the winners of National Shooting Championship, season of 2015-2016.
CIB distributed certificates of appreciation and cash prizes to 11 players in recognition of their outstanding performance and achieving top ranking positions at the Championship. The contribution of CIB to this event and honoring the players reflect the Bank’s firm commitment to support sports in Egypt in general and Egyptian athletes in specific and encourage them to represent Egypt on both regional and international arenas and motivate them to achieve the highest ranks. CIB-Egypt has been characterized by this outstanding strategy, which evidences the Bank’s leading position in the banking sector.
It’s worth mentioning that CIB has been leading a major role to support sports in Egypt, among which the Egyptian Squash Federation. The Bank has been providing the financial support as well as backing the Federation’s plan to providing the needed requirements and equipment for talented junior players in order to develop their skills and support their participation in local, regional and international tournaments and the Olympics.
Besides, CIB Foundation launched “Squash for Everyone” initiative in partnership with the well-known Egyptian Squash National Teams Director and Technical Advisor Amr Shabana, aiming to give an equal opportunity to underprivileged children and with special needs to get access to sports facilities, explore and develop their athletic capabilities.