Family continues YTL’s legacy with RM10mil gift


  • Nation
  • Tuesday, 19 Dec 2017

For a good cause: The family of the late Yeoh Tiong Lay with representatives of 28 of 103 organisations at the private memorial event in Kuala Lumpur.

KUALA LUMPUR: The family of the late Tan Sri Yeoh Tiong Lay has donated RM10mil to 103 charitable and education bodies.

They did this in honour of the founder and chairman of the YTL Group who was an extraordinary tycoon and philanthropist.

At a private memorial event in Majestic Hotel yesterday, representatives of 28 organisations received the cheques from the Yeoh family.

The remaining 75 organisations received theirs earlier.

In a statement, the late tycoon’s eldest son Tan Sri Francis Yeoh said the donations served to commemmorate his late father philanthropic spirit and his dedication to services good for the people.

“He understood that education is a core part of continuing our nation’s transformation and spent his final years being intimately involved with the development of schools and communities across the country,” he said.

Yeoh died on Oct 18, leaving behind wife Puan Sri Tan Kai Yong, seven children, 27 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.


Below is the list of beneficiaries and the amount received
1 Hin Hua High School, Klang (RM500,000)
2 Davidson Road Chinese Primary School, Kuala Lumpur (RM300,000)
3 Kuen Cheng High School, Kuala Lumpur (RM300,000)
4 Selangor Kim Mooi Association (RM300,000)
5 Aik Thee Chinese Primary School, Kuala Selangor (RM200,000)
6 Asthma Advocacy Malaysia Berhad (RM200,000)
7 Badan Amal dan Kebajikan Tenaga Isteri-isteri (BAKTI) (RM200,000)
8 Chong Hwa Independent High School, Kuala Lumpur (RM200,000)
9 Chung Hua High School, Seremban (RM200,000)
10 Chung Hua Private High School, Klang (RM200,000)
11 Confucian Private Secondary School, Kuala Lumpur (RM200,000)
12 Dignity for Children Foundation (RM200,000)
13 Girl Guides Association Malaysia (RM200,000)
14 Girl Guides Association Malaysia Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur Branch (RM200,000)
15 Government Chinese Senior Normal Graduates' Association, Selangor (RM200,000)
16 Hin Hua Chinese Primary School, Klang (RM200,000)
17 Hospis Malaysia (RM200,000)
18 Kwang Hua Private High School, Klang (RM200,000)
19 Master Builders Association Malaysia (RM200,000)
20 Pin Hwa High School, Klang (RM200,000)
21 Rumah Amal Cahaya Tengku Ampuan Rahimah Orphanage (RM200,000)
22 Selangor and Federal Territory Association For The Mentally Handicapped (RM200,000)
23 Spastic Children's Association of Selangor & Federal Territory (RM200,000)
24 St. John Ambulance Malaysia (RM200,000)
25 The Scouts Association of Malaysia (RM200,000)
26 Tsun Jin High School, Kuala Lumpur (RM200,000)
27 Tuanku Fauziah Foundation (RM200,000)
28 Tung Shin Hospital (RM200,000)
29 Yeoh Clan Association Malaysia (RM200,000)
30 Badan Warisan Malaysia (The Heritage of Malaysia Trust) (RM100,000)
31 Breast Cancer Foundation (RM100,000)
32 Daybreak Association (RM100,000)
33 Hwa Lian Chinese Primary School (1), Pasir Bogak, Pangkor (RM100,000)
34 Hwa Lian Chinese Primary School (2), Sungai Pinang Besar, Pangkor (RM100,000)
35 IJN Foundation (RM100,000)
36 Kim Ngoh Kang Association, Pulau Ketam (RM100,000)
37 Kim Ngoh Kang, Klang (RM100,000)
38 Kim Ngoh See Ngoh Teck Keong Association, Klang (RM100,000)
39 Malaysian AIDS Foundation (RM100,000)
40 Malaysian Red Crescent Society (RM100,000)
41 Mercy Malaysia (RM100,000)
42 National Council For The Blind (RM100,000)
43 National Kidney Foundation (RM100,000)
44 National Society of Deaf (RM100,000)
45 Ngoh Shing Recreation Club, Klang (RM100,000)
46 Selangor Kim Mooi Association Women Section (RM100,000)
47 Selangor Kim Mooi Association Youth Section (RM100,000)
48 Tuanku Bainun Creative Centre For Children (RM100,000)
49 Tuanku Syed Putra Dialysis Centre (RM100,000)
50 Tunku Azizah Fertility Foundation (RM100,000)
51 Universiti Malaysia Sabah - Bursary for poor students. (RM100,000)
52 Yayasan Budi Penyayang Malaysia (RM100,000)
53 Yit Kwan Chinese Primary School, Tanjung Karang (RM100,000)
54 Cancerlink Foundation (RM50,000)
55 Little Sisters of the Poor (RM50,000)
56 Montfort Boys Town (RM50,000)
57 OrphanCare Foundation (RM50,000)
58 Pure Life Society (RM50,000)
59 Silver Jubilee Home of Aged (RM50,000)
60 United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) Malaysia (RM50,000)
61 Chi Man Chinese Primary School, Sentul Kuala Lumpur (RM30,000)
62 Development of Human Resources for Rural Areas (DHRRA) Malaysia (RM30,000)
63 Graduates Association Selangor (RM30,000)
64 Indian Athma Sakthi Association (IASA) (RM30,000)
65 PACOS Trust (Sabah) (RM30,000)
66 Penyayang Bakti Complex (RM30,000)
67 Pudu (Girls) Secondary School (RM30,000)
68 Sarawak Association For The Welfare of Intellectually Disabled Children (RM30,000)
69 Sekolah Bimbingan Jalinan Kasih, Kuala Lumpur (RM30,000)
70 Beautiful Gate Foundation of Disabled (RM20,000)
71 Befrienders (RM20,000)
72 Chow Kit Foundation (RM20,000)
73 Federal Territorry Elderly Welfare Association (RM20,000)
74 Generasi Gemilang (Glorious Generation) (RM20,000)
75 Global Shapers Community Kuala Lumpur (RM20,000)
76 Good Shepherd Services Centre (Sabah) (RM20,000)
77 Kechara Soup Kitchen (RM20,000)
78 Kiwanis Down Syndrome Foundation (RM20,000)
79 Kiwanis Malaysia (RM20,000)
80 Majudiri 'Y' Foundation of Deaf (RM20,000)
81 Malaysian Association of The Blind (RM20,000)
82 Malaysian Mental Health Association (RM20,000)
83 MySkills Foundation (RM20,000)
84 National Autism Society of Malaysia (RM20,000)
85 Pertiwi Soup Kitchen (RM20,000)
86 Reading Bus Club (RM20,000)
87 Rumah Hope Children's Home (RM20,000)
88 Rumah Shifa Orphanage (RM20,000)
89 Sarawak Cheshire Home (RM20,000)
90 Selangor State Education And Social Volunteer Association (RM20,000)
91 SEMOA Children Home (RM20,000)
92 Sunbeams Homes (RM20,000)
93 Suriana Welfare Society (RM20,000)
94 Charwiki Berhad (RM10,000)
95 Divine Mercy Home (RM10,000)
96 House of Victory (Rumah Victory) (RM10,000)
97 IQ 70 Plus (RM10,000)
98 Open Hands (RM10,000)
99 Ozanam Homes (RM10,000)
100 Rumah Jaireh Welfare Association (RM10,000)
101 Shelter Home for Children (RM10,000)
102 Stepping Stones Living Centre (RM10,000)
103 Sunshine Home (RM10,000)
Total: RM10,000,000

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