Affin Hwang AM Launches Inaugural “Giving is Living Charity Run”

MELAKA – Affin Hwang Asset Management Berhad (“Affin Hwang AM” or “the Company”) through its Melaka-branch, held a media briefing today to kick off its seminal “Giving is Living Charity Run 2017” in collaboration with Chee Siah Le Kee & Partners (“CSiLK”).

The event aims to raise funds to aid local charities, and to promote public awareness of learning disabilities, animal welfare sanctuary, disaster relief, recycling and protecting the environment. All proceeds will be donated to the following organisations:-

  • Wings Melaka Centre for Developmental Disabilities;
  • Joy Workshop Melaka / Persatuan Kebajikan Insan Istimewa Melaka (PKIIM);
  • Taiwan Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation Malaysia (Melaka branch); and
  • Noah’s Ark Natural Animal Shelter (NANAS)

Chan Ai Mei, Chief Marketing & Distribution Officer of Affin Hwang AM said, “In the spirit of charity and our pledge to give back to our local communities, we are proud to co-host this charity run together with CSiLK to raise funds, and to spark conversations about the mission and the work of these organisation.”

Dato’ Chee Kong Chi, the consultant for CSiLK strongly believe that in this affluent society, we should all learn how to “LIVE WITH LESS SO THAT THE LESS COULD LIVE WITH MORE”.

“Affin Hwang AM is committed to investing in our local communities by paying it forward through various corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives. We see these activities as part & parcel of doing business, and that is ingrained in our culture collectively. We will also be continuing our “Beyond The Classroom” workshop series this year as part of efforts to raise awareness and improve financial literacy in the country,” continued Ai Mei.

The “Giving is Living Charity Run 2017” will be held on the 12 November 2017, with the official flag-off at 6.45 am at the premises of Chee Siah Le Kee & Partners, No. 2B Jalan KLJ 4, Taman Kota Laksamana Jaya, 75200 Melaka.

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