In conjunction with the Lunar New Year celebrations, the Group Corporate Affairs, Branding & Communications team initiated a community outreach initiative themed “Reach Out with Love & Care” where a group of about 10 volunteers from Seri Mutiara Development and DBH Medicare visited the En Yuan Old Folk Home in Petaling Jaya on January 25, 2019.
Some of the activities that took place during the visit included: basic health checks and consultation conducted by DBH Medicare team led by Dr Rajvinder Singh, Medical Officer; spring-cleaning for the home by volunteers; “yee sang” tossing and luncheon with the residents and caretakers of the home.
At the end of the visitation, company representative, Ms Poh Lin, Lim, Senior Manager of Group Corporate Affairs, Branding & Communications Department presented the Company’s contribution to the home, accepted by Mr Stanley Yap, Founder of En Yuan Old Folk Home, followed by “ang pow” distributions to the residents and caretakers present at the home.
Established in 2017, En Yuan Old Folk Home is a non-profit organisation that provides a homely abode to senior destitute citizen who are mostly in need of care in the old age or homeless. The home presently houses about 35 elderly folks.