Enhancing Sleep for Children in Need

In Malaysia, there are over 60,000 children living in child care institutions. Many young boys and girls have been living in orphanages or shelters homes for as long as they can remember, and life for them hasn’t always been easy. Getha continues its social aid through various initiatives with the donation of 75 mattresses to three shelter homes. (more…)

Local community and university students joined hands planting 100 trees along Kinta River

With the belief that the best time to start planting trees is today, a total of 220 participants from Kampung Pengkalan Gate and Quest International University Perak joined hands to clean up the Kinta River riverbank, segregate waste and plant 100 trees (bamboo trees, gaharu trees and kangsar trees) along the riverside of Kinta River at Kampung Pengkalan Gate near Balai Bomba Pasir Puteh in conjunction with World Habitat Day which celebrated yearly on the first Monday of October. (more…)

GETHA CELEBRATES 50th ANNIVERSARY WITH ORANGUTANS OF ZOO NEGARA

Covering over 110 acres of land and situated only 5km from the bustling city of Kuala Lumpur, Zoo Negara Malaysia is the biggest zoo in Malaysia and hosts a collection of over 5,137 specimen from 476 species of mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians and fish. The National Zoo officially opened on 14th November 1963, exactly 6 years before the world’s leading 100% Natural Latex mattress company – Getha. (more…)

LET’S CLEAN: THE MELAKA RIVER

With clear and bright morning skies, a group consisting of families and colleagues of the Mahkota Parade management team gathered at the Melaka River Cruise ticketing counter for an outing of a lifetime. In conjunction with their Merdeka Campaign 2019, the management team decided to create the “Jom Bersih Sungai Melaka” CSR campaign, in partnership with Perbadanan Pembangunan Sungai & Pantai Melaka (PPSPM), who is in-charge of Melaka River Cruise, to clean the Melaka River. A total of...

Scaling Impact-Driven Initiatives through Smart Partnerships

EcoKnights set sail in to the sustainability route back in 2005 with a strong focus on community-based education programs on sustainable living. Today, the organization is gaining recognition orchestrating strategic engagements across stakeholders including private businesses, government agencies, local communities and education institutes. Over the years, the local not-for-profit organization has won numerous accolades for its impact-driven initiatives with corporates, especially for its profe...