Top Volunteer Malaysia Award 2016

Categories: our work,SPOT

SIPJ congratulates our SIROM delegate and SPOT Project Lead Siti Aishah Hassan Hasri for receiving the “Superelawan of the Year” award –  on behalf of Project Transformation Rural Youth (TRY). This was the highest award presented at the first ever Volunteer Malaysia Awards – A Prime Minister’s Award event, which was organised by 1Malaysia for Youth (iM4U) on 9 December 2016.

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Siti Aishah (Programme Manager) with the Prime Minister of Malaysia Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak, Brian Mak (Project Manager), and on far right Rudy Malik.

Siti Aishah has been carrying out SIPJ’s SPOT-related programmes within Project TRY for 15-35 year olds. Project SPOT was also honoured to have been nominated and short-listed.

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Siti Aishah and SPOT volunteers

This prestigious event was featured in various newspapers, “Be Volunteers, Malaysians Urged” in The Star , “Volunteerism, nation’s agent of growth: Najib” in The Sun, “Najib honours nation’s volunteers” in The New Straits Times, and Malaysia Gazette, among others.

Author: sharon8@gmail.com

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