The SMS Brunei Prihatin for the Pengiran Muda Mahkota Al-Muhtadee Billah Fund for Orphans, DANA, has collected 56 thousand one hundred and 16 dollars. The project ran for 67 days from the 26th of November 2018 until the 31st of January 2019. The proceeds of the collection were handed over to Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Lailaraja Retired Major General Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd Yussof, Second Minister of Defence as the Chairman of the Pengiran Muda Mahkota Al-Muhtadee Billah Fund for Orphans Board of Trustees.
45 thousand 2 hundred 23 dollars were collected through DST customers and handed over by Dayang Hajah Ramlah binti Haji Rabaha, Assistant General Manager of DST's Corporate Services. DANA also received a contribution of 20 thousand dollars from DST.
Meanwhile 10 thousand 893 dollars was collected through Progresif Cellular Sendirian Berhad, PCSB customers and handed over by Dayang Nurul Haniah binti Jaafar, its Chief Administration Officer. PCSB also contributed 5 thousand dollars.
At the function, 11 orphans who obtained excellent results in public examinations in 2018 received the DANA Excellent Student Incentive Award or AIPC-DANA 2019. The recipient of the AIPC-DANA 2019 for the Brunei Cambridge 'O' Level examination was a student who obtained 8 O's and received a certificate of appreciation, a computer as well as printer and a 2-year study facility package in the form of 7 hundred 60 dollars in cash. Dayang Adriana Muzfirah binti Haji Roslan advised students to always be prepared and not lose hope as well as revise early before the exams.
Five students received the AIPC-DANA 2019 for the Lower Primary Assessments, P-S-R. Each recipient received a certificate of appreciation, a computer and printer as well as a 2-year study facility package in the form of 400 dollars in cash.
Meanwhile the AIPC-DANA 2019 for Primary 6 Religious Primary School Certificate Examination was presented to 5 recipients. They each receive a certificate of appreciation, a computer and printer as well as 500 dollars in savings which is directly credited to their respective DANA Accounts at Perbadanan Tabung Amanah Islam Brunei.
The function also saw the launch of the DANA Online Contribution Facility Service. The provision of the DANA online contribution facility is provided by Syarikat ThreeG Media Sendirian Berhad for free. It is the company's contribution to DANA in the form of professional services.
Source: Radio Television Brunei