Bank brings joy at children’s ward

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  • Tuesday, 30 Sep 2008

CHILDREN at the Tengku Ampuan Rahimah (TAR) hospital’s paediatric ward found a reason to smile when they were each presented with a mini hamper and duit raya by Bank Rakyat recently.

Bank Rakyat’s Selangor regional chief Zainuddin Yaacob, who handed the goodies to the children, said the bank just wanted to make the sick children happy.

Feeling better alr eady: Zainuddin handing over a Hari Raya goodie basket and duit raya toeight-year-old M. Saifuddin Abdullah. Looking on are the boy’s grandmother Fatimah Bon, 76,Ghazali Hasni and Zainal Amini (partly hidden).

”Children love gifts and we just wanted to share our caring spirit in conjunction with our 54th anniversary. We visited about 100 children in the three wards and it is good to see them smile even with the pain they are going through,” he said.

Zainuddin added that Bank Rakyat had visited 12 hospitals nationwide on Friday last week and in total visited 1,307 children and gave away RM130,700 in hampers and duit raya.

Also present at the hospital was its director, Ghazali Hasni, deputy director Dr Mohamad A. Majid and Bank Rakyat Bandar Baru Klang branch manager Zainal Amini Sulaiman.

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