3 thousand 605 orphans nationwide who are registered under the Pengiran Muda Mahkota Al-Muhtadee Billah for Orphans, DANA Secretariat received donations in the form of coupons to purchase school supplies and necessities for the year 2020, amounting to one million, 622 thousand, 250 dollars. 522 of the recipients were from Tutong District, where the donation presentation ceremony was held yesterday morning at the Tutong Civic Centre Complex.
The donations were presented by Datin Seri Paduka Doctor Hajah Romaizah binti Haji Mohd Salleh, Acting Minister of Education as the Acting Chief Executive Officer of DANA and member of the Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Board of Directors. Also presenting the donation was Awang Haji Musthapa bin Haji Matahir, Assistant Managing Director of Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah.
Each recipient received 16 coupons worth 450 dollars for purchasing school supplies at 25 shops in all districts. Also present were Yang Berhormat Awang Haji Ramli bin Haji Lahit, Member of the Legislative Council who is also the Penghulu of Mukim Telisai and Mukim Ukong, and Awang Shamsul Bahrin bin Haji Mohd Hussain, Tutong District Officer.
Source: Radio Television Brunei