29 January 2022 – A two-day charity drive in conjunction with Chinese New Year was held on Friday, 28 Jan in the Brunei-Muara and Saturday, 29 Jan in the Seria district, organized by the Young Entrepreneurs Association of Brunei (YEAB).
7 families that resided in Brunei-Muara and 10 individuals in the old folks’ home were presented with the basket of essentials including foods, household items, and other necessities aimed at supporting families and old folks with the upcoming Chinese New Year Celebration.
The 2022 Chinese New Year Basket Brigade donation drive was supported by multiple partners including Progresif Sdn Bhd, ReadyMix Concrete (B) Sdn Bhd, The New Dawn Company, DCH Auriga (Borneo) Sdn Bhd, Indofood, Nexploit Services, and Brunei Timber. Premier Motors Brunei provided transportation during the initiative.
“The Young Entrepreneurs Association Brunei (YEAB) is grateful for the support from our partners. It would not be smooth sailing without all the contributions from our members and partners.” Louis Loo, Vice President, Young Entrepreneurs Association of Brunei who led the 2022 Chinese New Year Basket Brigade initiative.
The activity that has been organized since 2008 is an annual event of the YEAB and is part of its endeavor to involve its members in social awareness and taking part in community work.