MONDAY, 29 SEPTEMBER –
Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) Library in collaboration with the Malaysian Group of Librarians Sabah (PPM), Sabah State Library, PetroSains, Tun Haji Mohd Fuad Stephens Borneo Research Library and the Library and Club of Pustaka Polytechnic Kota Kinabalu recently organised a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Programme at SK. Gantisan, Sepanggar and special contributions to the fire victims at Kg. Gantisan.
According to Senior Deputy Head Librarian who is also the Chairman of PPM, Haji Zawawi bin Tiyunin, the programme was one of the efforts to close the gap and to socialise with the local community through this activity and corporate contributions.
“I hope with programmes such as this, we would be able to motivate students to be more excellent and be competitive,” he said when met at the programme.
A few activities were carried out, among them were improving of classrooms, Resource Centre, Surau
and health checks by the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, UMS.
A total of 200 people were given the chance to gain more knowledge through quizzes and mental tests conducted by PetroSains staff.
The programme ended at Kg. Gantisan Multi-purpose Hall with a presentation of daily basic needs to the fire victims who were putting up there.
Also present were the Director of Politeknik Kota Kinabalu, Roslee Yahya, representative of Sabah State Library Head, Chong Mei Ling and Politeknik Kota Kinabalu Senior Librarian, Al Rashid. – SM (fl)
Media and Citra Division