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 ...

Zurich Insurance Malaysia raises RM85,000 For Its Annual Global Community Week

Zurich Insurance played its part in contributing to the society by organizing a charity cook-out session in conjunction with its annual Global Community Week (GCW). Each year, Zurich employees worldwide take a week to show their commitment in improving the lives of the local communities through a range of volunteer projects. This year, ZIM took on a different spin with GCW by collaborating with emerging culinary experts, Pop Up Dining KL. (more…)

Happiness For Underprivileged Children Courtesy of AirAsia X

Recently, the management and employees of AirAsia X spent an afternoon with 75 physically and mentally challenged children at the Persatuan Penjagaan Kanak-Kanak Cacat Klang Selangor. The Chief Executive Officer of AirAsia X Berhad Benyamin Ismail led about 20 volunteers to visit the home and spend an afternoon of playing games, handing out gifts and duit raya as well as treating the children to a scrumptious meal. (more…)

Majlis Perasmian Sumbangan Penyerahan Pemasangan Kamera Litar Tertutup (CCTV)

Recently, Tron was invited to join CCTV installation project with Lembaga Kesedaran dan Pencegahan Jenayah Malaysia (LKPJM ) at SMK King Edward VII, Taiping as part of a CSR project. Tron was the main sponsors for the CCTV installation. The project called Majlis Perasmian Sumbangan Penyerahan Pemasangan Kamera Litar Tertutup (CCTV) was aimed to install CCTVs around the school for prevention of crime, and also the protection of students and teachers.The event was graced and officiated by Yang Be...

Starbucks Malaysia Dedicates New Store to Employing Deaf Employees

Starbucks Malaysia Dedicates New Store to Employing Deaf Employees
On the 10th of July 2016, Starbucks Malaysia in collaboration with The Society of Interpreters for the Deaf (S.I.D.) opened a store in Kuala Lumpur dedicated to providing employment opportunities for deaf partners (employees). The store located in Bangsar Village II shopping mall is the first in the global coffee chain to carry out this recent initiative. (more…)

Fun and Cheer for the Kids!

They stared, giggled and whispered, but when they finally got over their shyness, children from the Kompleks Kebajikan Rukaiyah tucked into a feast to remember with TV celebrity Aznil Nawawi. Thanks to Revive Isotonic and Pepsi’s “Sebotol Minuman, Satu Senyuman” initiative, the children from the orphanage in Kajang not only enjoyed a hearty meal with the celebrity at a Giant hypermarket here, but also left with some cash, goodie bags and enough happy memories (more…)