Impacting Communities, Improving Lives

There is more to Starbucks Malaysia than meets the eye. While they have been making waves throughout the country as a popular coffee chain, this corporation also doubles as a platform that strengthens the bond with the community and encourages good deeds for the environment. Recently, CSR Malaysia speaks to Sydney Quays, the Managing Director of Starbucks Malaysia along with Rina Siew, its Corporate Social Responsibility Manager on their noble efforts aimed to benefit the people and the planet. ...

Great Eastern Life Children Care Organised Raya Baking Workshop for Underprivileged Children

Through its corporate social responsibility initiative, ChildrenCare, Great Eastern Life Assurance (Malaysia) Berhad (GELM) continued the spirit of Syawal by organising a baking class, termed the ‘Sunny Lebaran Baking Workshop’, for almost 40 underprivileged children from Rumah Amal Cahaya Tengku Ampuan Rahimah, Pusat Jagaan Pertubuhan Pendidikan Anak-Anak Yatim Selangor (Rumah Bakti), and Pusat Jagaan Nuri. Aligned with the Personal Development pillar of ChildrenCare, the two-hour programme...

KDYMM Seri Paduka Baginda Raja Permaisuri Agong visits RHB Art with Heart 2019 exhibition at BSC

Raja Permaisuri Agong, Tunku Azizah Aminah Maimunah Iskandariah accompanied by her daughter, Tengku Puteri Jihan Azizah ‘Athiyatullah visited RHB Art With Heart Exhibition at Bangsar Shopping Centre today. The exhibition tour was led by Dato' Khairussaleh Ramli, Group Managing Director of RHB Banking Group. Themed “Diversity & Inclusivity”, AWH 2019 provides local artists with a platform to showcase their works. The exhibition underlines RHB’s commitment towards nurturing talents in ...

Techkem Group Celebrates Hari Raya-Gawai with Residents of Rumah Renang, Sarawak

In conjunction with the Hari Raya-Gawai 2019 festive season, Techkem Group has sponsored and organized a CSR program at Rumah Renang, Sarawak to celebrate the occasion with the residents. The Balingian state assemblyman YB Abdul Yakub Bin Haji Arbi was invited as the guest of honor during the event. Almost 60 people were present during the event including the Operations Director of Techkem Group, Dr. Chew Chun Ming and chief of the longhouse, Renang Ak Nayor. Contributions from Techkem Group wer...

FedEx Malaysia’s Great Support for Urban Poor Communities

FedEx volunteers join the Food Aid Foundation at Enggang Apartment which aimed to help the Enggang community and two other locations embrace urban farming
As part of its commitment to help foster community empowerment, more than 200 FedEx Express team members participated in two separate FedEx Cares activities in Malaysia recently. The initiatives were held in collaboration with the Food Aid Foundation and INTI International University & Colleges to help address the issues of food security in the underprivileged community at Enggang Apartment in Puchong and education inequality, respectively. FedEx collaborated with Food Aid Foundation ...

Injecting to a Greener Environment

World Environment Day 2019
The green agenda World Environment Day 2019 comes with an aim to address the increasingly painstaking air pollution issue. World leaders in both public and private sectors are challenging themselves to find a better solution to this mega problem globally. The effects of global warming cannot be ignored. From the poles, where ice-caps are melting, to the warmest winter on record in Taiwan and historically low temperatures in Bangkok, Hong Kong and South Korea, the weather is no longer predi...

CSR Malaysia Fosters the Ramadan Spirit

CSR Malaysia recently visited the orphanages Rumah Kasih Nurul Hasanah, Rumah Perlindungan Nur Hati and Pertubuhan Kebajikan Anak-anak Yatim dan Asnaf Qaseh Ibu. Donations were made to these welfare homes. The visit aimed at raising awareness at the plight of disadvantaged children and to foster goodwill in the spirit of Ramadhan. CSR Malaysia Visits Rumah Kasih Nurul Hasanah CSR Malaysia encourages corporations to contribute to these homes. Rumah Kasih Nurul Hasanah takes ...

THE KIWANIS MOVIE TREAT

Kiwanis collaborated with MBO Cinemas for Mega Movie Treat 3.0 at MBO Cinemas nationwide whereby they offer a special movie treat for underprivileged children. The program was kick-started since 2017 and over 3,000 children attended this special screening. This special screening is generally the latest animation movies of the year suitable for children aged between 6 to 16 years old. This year’s screening was the movie “Dumbo” and was officiated by YB Lim Yi Wei at MBO Atria Shoppin...

EXIM BANK CELEBRATES RAMADHAN WITH SENIOR CITIZENS

Export-Import Bank of Malaysia Berhad (EXIM Bank), its staff and together with The Star Media Group had jointly organized a visit to the old folk’s home of Pusat Jagaan Al-Fikrah in Kajang
In conjunction with the holy month of Ramadan, Export-Import Bank of Malaysia Berhad (EXIM Bank), its staff and together with The Star Media Group had jointly organized a visit to the old folk’s home of Pusat Jagaan Al-Fikrah in Kajang, Selangor to break fast with the centre’s senior citizens and members of the surrounding area. Al-Fikrah’s upkeep relies on donations from various organizations and kind-hearted individuals to ensure the care of the senior citizens housed at the Centr...