The University Community Transformation Centre (UCTC) of Student Affairs Division (STAD), in collaboration with non-government organizations (NGO), Hari Raya Aidilfitri contribution to 700 underprivileged families, recently.
These NGOs comprised Persatuan Sukarelawan Budi (BUDIFORWARD) and Pertubuhan Kebajikan Satu Kumpulan Global (One Group Global) Pahang. UCTC gave away the food and household goods worth about RM60,000 to the communities of Program Perumahan Rakyat (PPR) Lembah Subang, Muhibbah, Cempaka, Kampung Kerinchi, Pangsapuri Bandar Tasik Selatan, Sungai Bonus, Pahang, Pak Mahat Kuantan and Tehel, Melaka. The contributions were collected from the donation of individuals, corporations, and the Ministry of Housing and Local Government. The programme was also attended by Political Secretary to the Minister of the Ministry, Hizwan Ahmad.
The Hari Raya Aidilfitri contribution was one out of 94 initiatives in the university’s Social Responsibility (USR) initiative during the Movement Control Order (MCO). Other USR initiatives included the delivery of free online learning classes to school teachers di Melaka, food distribution to 261 students stranded at MMU Melaka and Cyberjaya, as well as the distribution of face shields to the frontliners.