KUALA LUMPUR – Monspace Multinational Corp today donated RM 250,000 to assist fire victims at Kampung Hidayat water village, Tawau and Karambunai constituency in Sabah.
Monspace Group Chief Executive Officer Dato’ Sri Jessy Lai handed over the cheque to the Sabah Minister of Community Development and Consumer Affairs cum Karambunai Assemblywoman Datuk Jainab Ahmad Ayid.
Half of the donation, i.e. RM 125,000, will be channelled to the Emergency Assistance Department of Tawau Municipal Council to assist the fire victims who lost their homes in a massive fire that razed Kampung Hidayat water village on July 1, while the remaining funds will be used to assist the fire victims in Karambunai constituency.
Jainab thanked Lai and Monspace for lending a helping hand to the unfortunate fire victims.
“I hope that more private companies will come forward and work hand in hand with the government in assisting people in need and underprivileged groups.”
Meanwhile, Lai said the donation was part of Monspace’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) programme to assist those in need.
“We hope the funds will help the fire victims get through difficult times,” she said.
The massive fire on July 1 has destroyed 250 stilt houses at Kampung Hidayat, rendering more than 1,500 villagers homeless.
Also present at the handover ceremony are Miss Nina (CEO of Monspace Stylist Channel), Encik Abas Bakar (Marketing Manager of Monspace Multinational Corp).
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