“SECA RUN & GO BALD 2016 FOR GOOD CAUSE“
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Article by Muhamad Daneal bin Jamali
Corporate Communications Executive
KUCHING (21st September 2016, Wednesday) – The Sarawak Electronics and Supporting Industries Companies Association (SECA) and Pusat Pembangunan Kemahiran Sarawak (PPKS) shall organize two major events to garner support for the Sarawak Children’s Cancer Society (SCCS). With the theme, Help Kids Fight Cancer, The SECA RUN & GO BALD 2016 will be another Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) program which aimed to raise funds in support for children with cancer.
“We will organize two major events of Go BALD and SECA RUN 2016 on two consecutive days respectively on the 8th until 9th October 2016.” said the President of SECA Group and CEO of X-FAB Sarawak, Mr. Mike Young during the recent press conference at X-FAB Sarawak, SamaJaya Free Industrial zone.
The Go Bald 2016 will be held at i-CATS West Campus (Formerly Inti-College Building), Jalan Stampin Timur on 8th October 2016 (Saturday) from 9am – 5pm. A minimum of RM50 total of donation will entitle participant for GO BALD. Mike further announced that, “At the same time, the members of the companies are also collecting donations from their employees to be channeled for this good cause”.
Happening on Sunday, 9th October 2016 at Datuk Kawada Stadium of SamaJaya Free Industrial Zone, the SECA Run 2016 shall be the run for the good cause. With minimum registration fee of RM50, participants will get a Run-Pack including Run Tees and Medal.
The run invites open participations for all which divided in 3 categories which are Men’s open 8.5km, Women’s open 4.5km and Veteran Mix’s 4.5km run. There will be a Zumba session prior to the flag off and launching ceremony. A total of 1100 are expected at the event which will also include employees of X-FAB, TOKO, Comtec, Taiyo Yuden, Linde, Lintec, Macdermid (OMG), East Coast, HGST and PPKS Group.
Members of the public are invited to come forward to help raise funds specifically for building and providing better support service for the families and the children. Also attending at the conference are representatives of SECA Members from TOKO, X-FAB, HGST and PPKS Group.
Caption: Group Photo, President of SECA Group, Mr. Mike Young (Centre) holding banner of SECA RUN & Go BALD 2016 with representative members of SECA Group from TOKO, HGST, X-FAB and PPKS Group.