Johor Bahru, 17 June 2017 – Embracing the spirit of giving in Ramadan month, the MAF extended a helping hand to the less fortunate during its annual Sinar Kasih Ramadan charity program.
The shopping, held simultaneously at 11 AEON outlets nationwide today, and 346 children and 22 single parents from various charity organizations being treated to a fun shopping day out—with the children receiving a total of RM84,900 to spend on. They were joined by 60 volunteers from AEON CO. (M) BHD. and AEON Credit Service (M) Berhad.
The Sinar Kasih Ramadan event culminated in a grand affair as 178 children and all 22 single parents from 5 participating AEON outlets in Johor Bharu made their way to AEON Mall Tebrau City for playtime at indoor entertainment centre, AEON Molly Fantasy, and a buka puasa dinner.
In true Aidilfitri tradition, the dinner also saw each child walking away with duit raya worth RM50 each (a total of RM8,900). The single parents, on the other hand, each received a duit raya of RM150 and an RM100-worth goodie bag filled with necessities such as rice, flour, cooking oil and sugar.