KIPCO Group reaffirms commitment to support The Protégés Program

Kuwait City, 25 May, 2014: KIPCO – the Kuwait Projects Company – has announced the renewal of its partnership with The Protégés, the youth mentorship program, for a second year. The partnership affirms the commitment of KIPCO and its Group companies to support young Kuwaitis as contributors to their society and the country’s future leaders.

The Protégés is supported by Burgan Bank, Gulf Insurance Group, Qurain Petrochemical Industries, KAMCO, United Education Company, United Networks, and Kuwait Hotels. OSN will be an important contributor to the program through publicizing the program’s messages targeting future generations.

Ms Abeer Al Omar, Manager Corporate Social Responsibility, said:

“KIPCO and its Group companies are eager to support this program, which provides life and leadership skills to young Kuwaitis and helps them contribute to and lead their community and their country. The Protégés is an exceptional program that has been proven to help young people achieve their potential and provides them with a valuable educational experience. Through this partnership, KIPCO is contributing to the development of future leaders of Kuwait.”

Application for The Protégés program can be done online at and the deadline is June 7, 2014. The six-week program will commence on August 3.