KOTA KINABALU: Some 300 senior citizens aged above 65 received red packets and hampers during a Chinese New Year Charity dinner at Lido here today.
Sandakan Turf Club (STC)’s managing company; Everise Ventures Sdn Bhd (EVSB) distributed red packets as well as hampers to senior citizens during the event.
“The programme is held to spread cheers among senior citizens apart from our effort in giving back to the society. It has been part of the company’s tradition since 21 years ago,” said Goh.
According to him, the programme is also in line with the government’s objective to create a concerned society especially during this time of celebration.
He said that the programme is celebrated annually and is part of the company’s corporate social responsibility.
The event was graced by EVSB Chairman Datuk Yap Pak Leong and its president, Datuk Dr. T.C.Goh and Datin Seri Joanne Ho as well as EVSB Branch Manager George Chee.- Sayangsabah.