KOTA KINABALU: Sabah Council of Social Services (MPMS) aims to get RM300,000 for a charity collection organized by Gala Night Event ‘Together We Can Make A Difference’ on this 13 February.
The state Minister of Community Development and Consumer Affairs, Datuk Jainab Ahmad Ayid said, the purpose of the event is to collect funds for MPMS, and also to celebrate its 60th anniversary.
“MPMS is a government agency under the ministry, with 26 voluntary welfare organizations under it. Every year, MPMS will give allocations to these organizations to proceed with various volunteering programme for the underprivileged.
“The funds collected from tables sold will be channeled to fund welfare programmes as well as volunteerism,” she said in her visit to the Governor of Sabah, Tun Juhar Mahiruddin at the State Palace, here today. – SayangSabah