KUALA LUMPUR, May 26 2018 : Permodalan Nasional Bhd (PNB) allocates RM20 million for corporate social responsibility (CSR) activities annually, said group chairman Tan Sri Abdul Wahid Omar.
“Under the CSR allocation, one-third would be designated for education,” he told reporters at a PNB berbuka puasa event with 161 orphans from three charity homes here yesterday.
“The breaking of fast with orphans is held every year to celebrate and foster closer ties between PNB and the orphans in conjunction with Ramadhan Al-Mubarak,” he said.
At the event, the fund management company also presented ‘duit raya’ of RM100 to each orphan as well as personal items comprising a bag and a blanket.
In addition, PNB contributed RM10,000 each to the orphanages – Asrama Damai Anak Yatim Kuang Rawang, Selangor, Pertubuhan Anak Yatim Kuala Langat from Banting, Selangor, and Pertubuhan Kebajikan Anak Yatim/Miskin Klang from Klang, Selangor, – Bernama