As in previous years, the Charity Golf Tournament was held to raise funds for the welfare of patients PPUKM Fund to help the poor patients. Since the establishment of this fund in 2000, over 2,000 patients have received this benefit. Estimated RM 6 million has been allocated to finance the costs of treatment, medicines and rehabilitation.
This year, the estimated gross contribution is RM74,000. The contributors in this charity are SMEs Health Sdn Bhd, Time Network Sdn Bhd, Zecon Medicare Sdn Bhd, Darul Ehsan Medical Centre, KL Branch of People’s Bank, Celcom, International Medical University, banks, suppliers, and individual.
Organizers hope this activity can help raise patient funds, improve relationship between PPUKM and donors, and also give an opportunity to agencies and corporations to fulfill its corporate social responsibility (CSR) which is absolutely indispensable in improving the welfare of the community and society.