YSHHB donates over $27,000 to needy families

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BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN

THE Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Foundation (YSHHB) donated more than $27,000 to 28 needy families in Temburong district yesterday as part of their charitable projects during the month of Ramadhan.

The contribution consisted of financial aid, basic necessities such as food, special equipment for senior citizens as well as funds to help refurbish an old folks’ home.

The foundation also donated $7,200 to two families whose homes had burnt down in a fire in Kampong Sungai Tanit in Temburong.

The chairman of the Board of Directors for YSHHB, Pehin Orang Kaya Indera Pahlawan Dato Seri Setia Hj Suyoi Hj Osman, presented the donations to representatives from the two families.

The visit was facilitated by the Four Wheel Drive Association of Brunei Darussalam who provided transport to the YSHHB delegation to reach more remote parts of Temburong.

The Brunei Times