KOTA KINABALU: In conjunction with the Ramadan month, BTC Group Berhad took the initiative to make contribution to ease the burden of 230 recipients from the less fortunate.
Its Management Director, Datuk Abdul Kadir ME Sikkandar, said the donations are to help the recipients in their preparation to celebrate Syawal.
“It has been part of the company’s annual programme for six years to help the needy, besides from strengthening our ties with the local community,” he said during the donation presentation ceremony at Wisma BTC Restaurant.
Also present were the state Minister of Community Development and Consumer Affairs, Datuk Jainab Ahmad Ayid.
The event was organized with the collaboration between Karambunai DUN Social Service Centre and BTC Berhad.
Donations in the form of basic necessities and cash were given by the company to single mothers, senior citizens, poor community, and the victims of fire disaster in Likas. – SayangSabah