The award aims to inculcate the value of "family" in the souls of children, both toward their homeland or their parents and the elderly in general, and aimed at the consolidation of relations and family and community awareness of the needs of older persons.
According to Ibrahim Al Baghli, chairman of Ibrahim Al Taher Al Baghli Ideal Son Foundation and the official shepherd of Al Baghli Ideal Son Awards, that the award aims to activate the role of the media toward the issues of Family values, to activate the role of older people and to integrate them into society. In addition, pointing to the importance of taking advantage of the awardees as a source of awareness raisin to the mentioned above values.
Among the values that aimed at those distinguished award; promotion of volunteering with older citizens. In addition to the promotion of positive behavior of children toward their parents and the elderly as well as to draw attention to the rights guaranteed by the Constitutions Sharia, customs and traditions of the parents and the elderly.
Regarding the Award this year, he said "Al Baghli" that the competition is being implemented in cooperation with several of individuals and civil society institutions.
Where competition of short story is in coordination with the National Council for Culture, Arts and Literature. Photography is in coordination with the Kuwaiti journalists. Contest of the Plastic Arts is in cooperation with the Kuwaiti assembly of plastic arts. Finally a competition in the classical poetry and popular poetry is implemented in coordination with the Association of Kuwaiti writers.
He added that the activities of the Award had been adopted by the Ministry of Social Affairs and Labor, where would sponsor of all activities of the competitions of Al Baghli Ideal Son Awrad.
Ibrahim Al Baghli confirmed, he will declare the names of the winners in the various competitions within days after the completing and finalizing of the evaluation committees and arbitration specialized in each competition to study the documents of all participants as well as announcing the names of the figures that will be honored by the Committee.
"Al Baghli" declared that Awards will be distributed on Dec. 19 in a grand ceremony under the auspices of the Minister for Foreign Affairs, which will in turn, honor the winners, and honors number of the distinguished Kuwaiti People.
Lastly Ibrahim Al Baghli, thanks "Hind al-Subaihi", Minister of Development and Minister for the furtherance of the High Commissioner for the Ideal son Awards 2016, as well as Dr. Matar al-Mutairi and, Fatimah Mullah assistant of social welfare.
He expressed gratitude to the President of the Higher Committee for the award of "Ali Hassan" and to the heads of all the members of the working groups, the participants in the proceedings of this distinct Award.