BND4,500 raised at high tea

Lyna Mohamad

A charity ‘high-tea’ fundraiser organised by Eman Enterprise brought in BND4,500 for the Palestinian Humanitarian Fund 2021 at the Goldstone Ballroom of The Centrepoint Hotel in Gadong yesterday.

The fundraiser, supported by the Community Development Department (JAPEM) was attended by Permanent Secretary (Community and Culture) at the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports (MCYS) Hajah Nor Ashikin binti Haji Johari as the guest of honour as well as Deputy Permanent Secretary (Cultural) at the MCYS Dr Siti Norkhalbi binti Haji Wahsalfelah.

Dubbed #Bersamamu Palestine, the event began with the recitation of Surah Al-Fatihah and Doa, and featured entertainment from local artistes.

Permanent Secretary, (Community and Cultural) at the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports (MCYS) Hajah Nor Ashikin binti Haji Johari receives the donation from Eman Enterprise. PHOTO: LYNA MOHAMAD