Running For A Good Cause

Mitrajaya held its first ever charity run at Taman Puchong Prima, Selangor with over 400 participants consisting of staff and members of the public. The objective of the run was to promote healthy living and give back to the society as part of the company's CSR programme. The event successfully raised a total of RM 48,000 for four charities, namely the National Kidney Foundation (NKF), Yayasan Kebajikan SSL Haemodialysis, Persatuan Bulan Sabit Merah Wilayah Persekutuan and The Penang Home for ...

A Feast of Flavours at Nestlé ROCKS Charity Bazaar

Nestlé Malaysia continues to make a positive difference with its Reaching Out to Community and Kids (ROCKS) Employee Volunteer Programme. The leading Nutrition, Health and Wellness company once again hosted its annual Nestlé ROCKS Charity Bazaar in a bid to raise funds for charitable causes. This year, the ROCKin’ Bazaar successfully raised a total of RM70,540. Attracting hundreds of guests, this year’s fun-filled ROCKin’ bazaar was themed ‘Markets of the World’, which saw Nestlé v...

IREKA CARES FOR THE COMMUNITY

IREKA CARES headed off to Kajang recently for their first activity with Open Hands Children’s Home. The 15 children living at the home love their art and so it was only fitting to have local Malaysian artist, Jake Goh spend the morning with them, teaching them how to paint. The children were initially shy but this soon gave way to wide smiles as they enjoyed learning about brush techniques and paint use from a professional. Jake enjoyed sharing his knowledge and skills with the budding artists...

Brightening the Day at Lighthouse Children Welfare Home

Not long ago, representatives from MK Curtain along with CSR Malaysia paid a visit to Lighthouse Children Welfare Home in conjunction with MK Curtain’s generous sponsorship of curtains furnished at the home a couple of days prior to that. MK Curtain is listed in the Malaysia Book of Records and recognized as the Biggest Curtain Showroom in the country. The evening kicked off with a game of charades, whereby the children, along with the MK Curtain representatives were divided into two teams,...

Heineken Malaysia Collaborates With Local Brand to Encourage Responsible Drinking

Heineken Malaysia recently teamed-up with local clothing and lifestyle brand Pestle & Mortar to produce a limited edition collection of DrinkSensibly (DS) tees in the company’s continuing effort to promote a culture of responsible drinking.   This four-piece collection is an extension of the company’s CSR initiative DrinkSensibly (DS) -and feature typography-led designs of DS Ttips. Slogans like “Dance More, Drink Slow”, “Superheroes Cab It”, “Less is More — Know You...

MM Synergy Launches App to Keep Community Safe

Recently, MM Synergy launched MM-SOS, a 24-hour emergency response service, provided by Fastlane Emergency Resources Group (FERG).  The event took place at Park Royal Hotel KL, which saw about 100 guests present, including VIPs Datuk Jack Tan (founder of MM-SOS), Mr KL Lim (MD of MM Synergy), Datuk Seri Michael Chong (head of MCA Public Services & Complaints Dept), Datuk Muhammad Fuad Talib (advisor of MM-SOS) and others. MM Synergy presented a cheque of RM10,000 to Pusat Jagaan Beribuan Ka...

A Sincere Gift from Alliance Bank

Not long ago, Alliance Bank paid a visit to Yayasan Sunbeam Homes, spending time with the children and donating RM15,000 worth of groceries, books, toys and stationeries. Raymond Wong, Alliance Bank’s Group Chief Financial Officer stated that “The Bank’s spirit of employee volunteerism and giving lies in the belief that it is fundamentally our responsibility to give back to the community in which we work, play and live. “Our employees do not just help children learn about financial lite...

Potential Meets Opportunity

One Ping is a promising IT company that lives up to the great proverb, “Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day, teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime”. Dato’ Vince Kek leads a company that focuses on mobile applications, website design and development, digital marketing and training, while incorporating CSR in its agenda but with a step further. One Ping provides training and employment for the less fortunate members of society such as the physically-challenged. Dato’...

Exim Bank to Sponsor Textbook Publication

Exim Bank to Sponsor Textbook Publication
The Export-Import Bank of Malaysia Berhad (EXIM Bank) recently made a contribution of RM100,000.00 to the International Shari’ah Research for Islamic Finance (ISRA) in support of its initiative to publish a textbook on Islamic Economics. It is expected to improve the Islamic finance industry in terms of knowledge by providing a source of reference for students, academicians and industry practitioners. EXIM Bank President/CEO, Ms. Norzilah is confident that the publication would be a great sou...

Caring for your Feet

Celebrities supporting the CSR campaign Feet for Life to promote good foot health
MyORTHO, the leading footcare expert in Malaysia launched the first National Foot Health 2016 CSR campaign to address the increasing foot problems in the country. It was held in conjunction with World Foot Health Awareness Month and it took place at MyORHTO’s Subang Jaya Medical Centre outlet. The event offered foot health education and a blitz of CSR initiatives benefiting the community at large, several health entities and underprivileged children. Several prominent figures graced the event ...