Progresif Sdn Bhd, recently hosted a heartwarming sungkai gathering at McDonald’s Lambak on Friday, April 14th, 2023. The initiative was driven by the values of Ramadan, a month of compassion and giving, and aimed to inspire happiness and hope through acts of kindness towards children from Yayasan Kanser Kanak-Kanak (YASKA) and Dana Pengiran Muda Mahkota Al-Muhtadee Billah Untuk Anak-Anak Yatim (DANA).
The event began with motivational talk that emphasized the beauty of Ramadan and Hari Raya led by Ustaz Loqman Hamdan, followed by a recitation of Tahlil. The invited guests, along with Progresif and Makan Ceria’s management, broke their fast together in a spirit of community and togetherness.
The event brought together 15 children from YASKA and 25 orphans from DANA along with their guardians. Progresif provided each child with a delicious Happy Meal from a diverse menu of options. In addition, the children received special Raya packets and gift packs containing an assortment of biscuits, snacks, and sweet treats to celebrate the upcoming Hari Raya festival.
“We believe in the power of community, and it is our duty to provide support to those in need. This event was a wonderful opportunity to bring joy and happiness to the lives of these children, and we hope to inspire others to act and make a difference. We at Progresif remain committed to our ongoing corporate social responsibility efforts and look forward to creating more initiatives that make a positive impact in the community.” said Hajah Nurul Haniah Haji Jaafar, CEO of Progresif Sdn Bhd.
“With a brand purpose to feed and foster communities, McDonald’s Brunei is honoured to support Progresif in this initiative to ensuring the well-being of fellow Bruneians, especially those in need,are taken care of. During this blessed month of Ramadhan, McDonald’s Brunei believes in collaborating with key partners to achieve the brand’s mission of making delicious feel-good moments easy for everyone. It is through this continuous support can we make a positive impact in the community and make a real difference in the lives of those who need it most.” Said Haji Muhammad Munir Syafiq bin Dato Paduka Awang Haji Metassan, Sr. Business Development Lead.
The event received support from Makan Ceria Sdn Bhd, the internal staff of Progresif Sdn Bhd, members of the Young Entrepreneurs Association of Brunei, MG Motor, and personal donors. The collaboration of these organisations exemplifies the power of collaboration in making an impact in the community.