2017 | Quarter 4
MMC Corporation Berhad (MMCB) organised a special visit to the Orthopedics Ward, Hospital Serdang, Selangor for its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) programme in conjunction with the Deepavali celebration.
The event saw more than 20 volunteers from various departments engaging with the patients in a cheerful festive mood. The visit began with a short briefing on the Orthopedics ward and the patients conditions by the officer in charge.
Volunteers were then taken to the Orthopedics Ward at Level 7 for a meet and greet session with a total of 62 patients and at the same time handed goody bags comprising blankets, packed food and special Indian delicacies.
Besides MMCB, Northport (Malaysia) Bhd, a Member of MMC Group has also successfully organised its CSR Programme in collaboration with Sekolah Jenis Kebangsaan Tamil Pulau Carey Barat on 13 October 2017. Majority of the students came from poor families staying closer to the West Carey Island plantation estate. Essential grocery items were distributed to 58 students’ families for their Deepavali preparations.
The CSR Programme was a good avenue to encourage the spirit of togetherness and unity among multi-