PRESENTATION OF 500 SETS OF SCOUT UNIFORM COSTING RM50,000.00 TO 20 SCHOOLS
Date: 11.1.2017 • Time: 8.30 a.m. – 12.30 p.m. • Venue: SMK Tinggi St David, Melaka
COC: Lion Gordon Koh Hong Kian (Lions); Lion Edison Chan Tiam Hin (Scouts)
The Ministry of Education has included co-curricular activites as a compulsory part of the education process for all students. Co-curricular activities provide a number of values like development of social, civic, physical, recreational and cultural values.
Donor: Past President, Lion Datuk Liow Yit Lee, a successful corporate man who owns QM Sports Sdn Bhd donated 500 sets of Scout Uniform costing RM50,000.00. Needy students from 20 secondary schools in 6 Scout Districts in Melaka benefitted from this donation.
Distinguished Lions: Guest of Honour Centennial District Governor Lion Sashekala Pathmanathan; Cabinet Officers; Club Presidents and 30 Lions.
Distinguished Scouts: YBhg Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Paduka Dr Hj Shafie bin Hj Mohd Salleh, Ketua Pengakap Negara and YBhg Datuk Dr. Hj Md Sirat bin Abu, Timbalan Yang Di Pertua PPM and a total of 450 scouts in uniform.
Speech: President Lions Club of Malacca Lion Helen Agoh represented The Lions delivered a welcoming speech.
YBhg Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Paduka Dr. Hj Shafie bin Hj Mohd Salleh presented a speech for the occasion.
Presentation of Long Service Award: 12 Appreciation Awards were presented to The Senior Scouts in recognition for their long and dedicated service.