Charities and Associations

EFRaR 2015 – support by Iktisatbank


Raising money for TULIPS (Help Those With Cancer)

By Sue Steel….

Another bank firmly behind the Esentepe Fun, Run and Ramble 2015 is Iktisatbank who are contributing 1,000TL with employees raising their own sponsorship.

l-r  Natalie Haigh, Ivor Moon, Art Watson, Asli Orek

Art Watson, Chairman of EFRAR 2015 said: “Iktisatbank was one of the first banks to support the Fun Run in 2011 and have done so continuously ever since. They have given us great support over the years and we are delighted they are on board again in 2015.”

Ten of the employees of Iktisatbank, from various branches, will take part in the 5km Fun Run and raise individual sponsorship from friends and family.

Natalie Haigh, Manager of the Multicultural Banking Department explained: “ We are delighted that Iktisatbank are able to contribute to such a worthy charity, this is the 4th year we have been involved with this event. Tulips do a wonderful job and it is great that we can help raise funds for such a good cause”.Easter Bonnet

This year, the Fun Run is encouraging participants to wear fancy dress or an Easter bonnet and there will be a small prize for the best child and best adult.

Sponsor forms are still available from or you can make a donation on the day.  T-shirts are available in sizes S,M,L,XL,XXL by ringing Gill Moon 0533 8771036 or Ivor Moon 0533 839 5280. The T-shirts are 15TL each. You can also donate 5TL by sending a blank text to 4171 (contract Telsim and Turkcell phones only).