The third edition of The Most Noble Numbers online charity auction, organised by Abu Dhabi Police, in collaboration with Emirates Auction, has successfully raised more than AED78.3 million, which will go towards supporting the Mothers’ Endowment campaign.

Launched by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, the campaign aims to establish an AED1 billion endowment fund to sustainably support the education of millions of individuals around the world.

The online charity auction showcased a collection of 555 license plates for regular vehicles in Abu Dhabi, featuring an array of distinctive numbers such as category 1's number 80, category 16's number 111, and category 11's number 14. The auction also includes a special assortment of plate numbers specifically curated for motorcycles and classic cars.

The third edition of The Most Noble Numbers online charity auction has witnessed participation from businesses and leading philanthropists, to support the Mothers’ Endowment campaign, aimed at galvanising societal engagement in opening up educational opportunities for millions across the globe.

His Excellency Staff Major General Pilot Faris Khalaf Al Mazrouei, Abu Dhabi Police Commander-in-Chief, said: “The robust turnout for the 3rd edition of The Most Noble Numbers online charity auction underscores the UAE community's commitment to fostering values of social cohesion and solidarity by extending aid to the most vulnerable groups”.

His Excellency Staff Major General Pilot Faris Khalaf Al Mazrouei noted that the outcome of the auction reaffirms that the values of giving and generosity are deeply rooted and ingrained in UAE culture.

His Excellency Staff Major General Pilot Faris Khalaf Al Mazrouei pointed out that the proceeds from this year’s auction will bolster the objectives of Mothers’ Endowment campaign, dedicated to honouring mothers and providing educational opportunities to millions in underserved communities.

His Excellency Abdullah Matar Al Mannai, Chairman and Managing Director of Emirates Auction, said: “The Most Noble Numbers charity auction showcased a remarkable humanitarian engagement and exemplified a shining example of philanthropy in the UAE, where humanitarian leaders and benefactors rush to support and back the Mother's Endowment campaign”.

His Excellency emphasised the Emirates Auction’s adherence to manage and conduct the auction according to the highest global standards, utilising its expertise, state-of-the-art technologies, and advanced bidding systems to ensure widespread participation, enhance bidder numbers, and expand avenues for supporting the campaign.

His Excellency Al Mannai also emphasised that auction's success serves as a catalyst for the Emirates Auction to continue its constructive contributions towards enhancing charitable and humanitarian work in the UAE. His Excellency reiterated the Emirates Auction's commitment to maintaining its leading position in all charitable initiatives and campaigns spearheaded by the UAE.

His Excellency expressed gratitude to Abu Dhabi Police General Command alongside benefactors and philanthropists for their pioneering efforts in helping the auction achieve its objectives of supporting the Mother's Endowment campaign. His Excellency asserted that the establishment of the AED1 billion endowment fund to support the education of millions around the world help achieve the campaign’s noble humanitarian goals of honouring mothers.

Standing as an innovative platform that reinforces the culture of generosity and corporate social responsibility, the Most Noble Numbers charity auction, which supports the Mother's Endowment campaign, actively motivates community members to engage in addressing social challenges and leave an impactful legacy that contributes to improving the quality of life for millions of individuals from the most vulnerable communities.

The campaign offers an innovative avenue for empowering benefactors to contribute to initiatives aimed at providing quality educational opportunities for the disadvantaged across various nations worldwide.

The Mother's Endowment campaign seeks to advance education and instill values of filial piety, affection, empathy, and community solidarity. It aims to highlight the pivotal role of mothers in fostering a nurturing and supportive family environment conducive to their children's education.

It seeks to bolster the UAE's standing in the charitable and humanitarian landscape by establishing a sustainable endowment. This initiative ensures the provision of educational opportunities and empowerment for underprivileged individuals or those facing barriers to accessing essential resources across various parts of the world.

Proceeds from the Mother's Endowment campaign go towards supporting the education of millions worldwide, providing them with the necessary tools and skills to lead independent lives that preserve their dignity and ensure their wellbeing, and this is accomplished through partnerships with various humanitarian organisations and institutions.