DANA orphans fund receives $58k in donations

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THE Pengiran Muda Mahkota Al-Mukhtadee Billah Fund for Orphans (DANA) received $58,244.93 donation yesterday.

The contributions was received from 60 members of Fuzhou Shiyyi Association in Brunei. Donations were also received from St John's school and Persatuan Masyarakat Indonesia Brunei (PERMAI).

Minister of Education Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Indera Pahlawan Dato Seri Setia Hj Suyoi Hj Osman, in his capacity as the chairman of the Board of Trustees of DANA was on hand to accept the donations on behalf of the fund.

Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah (YSHHB) in its press statement said it appreciates the support and contribution from donors in efforts to improve the welfare of orphans in Brunei.

The fund’s chief executive officer, Hj Ibrahim Hj Ismail and YSHHB senior officials was also present at the event.

The Brunei Times