Spreading Aidilfitri cheer among special needs children

|     Izah Azahari     |

MALAR Setia Group of Companies spread festive cheers among special needs children of Pusat Ehsan Al-Ameerah Al-Hajjah Maryam in a Hari Raya get together celebration at Pusat Ehsan’s centre in Bengkurong yesterday.

Special needs children and their family members attended the get-together. Donations were presented to Pusat Ehsan, Centre for Children with Special Needs (KACA) and Society for the Management of Autism Related issues in Training, Education and Resources (SMARTER) Brunei.

Presenting the donations were Executive Chairman of Malar Setia Group of Companies Haji Abdul Rahman bin Haji Metasim, Manager of Syarikat Malar Setia CL Lim, Manager of Syarikat Perniagaan Muneera Chia Tet Shin and Managing Director of Aewon Brunei Lau Chai Seng.

The event began with the recitation of Surah Al-Fatihah and Doa Selamat by Ustaz Sanif bin Haji Tarip followed by a welcoming speech by Haji Abdul Rahman, and a speech by Executive Trustee of Pusat Ehsan Pengiran Datin Hajah Noraini binti Pengiran Dipa Negara Laila Diraja Pengiran Haji Abdul Momin.

The event continued with a donation handover to the Executive Trustee of Pusat Ehsan, KACA Managing Director Haji Abdul Alim bin Haji Othman and Vice President of SMARTER Brunei Pengiran Zamri bin Pengiran Haji Bujang. Raya packets were also presented by the wife of Haji Abdul Rahman, Hajah Kamsiah binti Haji Ahmad and Finance Manager of Malar Setia Sandy Lim. Performances by Pusat Ehsan students and a lucky draw were among the highlights.

Executive Chairman of Malar Setia Group of Companies Haji Abdul Rahman bin Haji Metasim in a group photo with representatives of the contributors and recipients of the donations. – IZAH AZAHARI