KOTA KINABALU – 85 recipients consists of 35 of single mother and 50 orpahans received raya money and rice donation from Kota Kinabalu Wanita UMNO movement.
The program is held in conjunction with Ramadan Karisma 2016 Program oraganized by Kota Kinabalu UMNO Movement.
The ceremony was graced by UMNO Kota Kinabalu Chief Division, Datuk Faisyal Hamdai Diego in Kingfisher, Likas.
Wanita UMNO Kota Kinbalu Chief, Datuk Rosimah Zakaria said the program is an annual program for Wanita UMNO Kota Kinabalu.
She said the culture of handing help to the unprivileged is actually the unique culture of this country.
It clearly shows that not only the government but also the corporate bodies and organisation have the high spirit of helping.
“Not many country that have the same culture and we need to continue it as one of shared responsibility,” she said.
Meanwhile, Kota Kinabalu UMNO Chief Division, Datuk Faisyal Hamdain Diego said all sides are asked to make helping the unprivileged throughout the Ramadan as all year culture.
He siad the activity is not relevent to be conducted only in Ramadan.
According to him this is because the underprivileged such as the poor, single mother as well as the orphans need the defense all the times.
“We are absolutely delighted with the charitable culture with the organizing of many program to channel aid to the underprivileged.
However, in the same time, we are hoping this group to be defended and given attention, not only limited during Ramadan,” katanya.