PELANGI PUBLISHING GROUP BHD. INITIATED A
CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBLE (CSR) PROGRAMME – SABAH, WE CARE TO SUPPORT STUDENTS IN SABAH FOLLOWING 3rd WAVE COVID-19 PANDEMIC
Bandar Baru Bangi- Pelangi Publishing Group has initiate a Corporate Social Responsible (CSR) Programme – Sabah, We Care to support students in Sabah who are affected in terms of education due to the increasing of Covid-19 cases in Sabah. This initiative is implemented in 3 phases, namely eBooks Donation, Physical Books Donation and Fund Donation from Sales Proceeds.
In collaboration with Sabah State Library and Xentral Methods Sdn Bhd, Pelangi sponsored 150 free eBook worth RM100K through the platform Sabah.elib.com.my until 31 December 2020. This initiative could contribute up to RM900k if the eBooks are being used to its maximum capacity. Through this activity, we hope to help the students continue their studies from home during the closure of education institutions.
Secondly, Pelangi donated 2419 copies of academic books worth approximately RM10,000 to Sabah students. These books will be distributed to the students via Royal Ranger Regiment and Pertubuhan Kebajikan Anak Impian Malaysia (KAMI) to the students in Sri Kinabatangan Camp and 3 Alternative Schools respectively. This initiative is expected to help and assist more than 450 students in their education journey.
Thirdly, Sabah, We Care CSR Program also encourage public involvement to support students in Sabah and front liners of which 10% of Pelangi online sales revenue from 01 to 30 November will be donated to the Ministry of Health Malaysia (MOH) and the Malaysian Medical Association, Sabah branch. Pelangi books are available for purchasing from the following platforms:
Pelangi eBookstore - www.pelangibooks.com
Shopee - https://shopee.com.my/pelangibooks.os
Lazada - https://www.lazada.com.my/shop/pelangibooks
PG Mall - https://pgmall.my/Pelangibooks-1
Apart from that, Pelangi eBookstore is open to those who are interested to donate physical books to the Sabah children. These book packages consist of preschool, primary school and secondary school publications with the prices from RM100 to RM300, and the books will be donated to the children houses in needs via Sabah Child Welfare Association (SCWA) and Caring for the Future Malaysia (CFM). Pelangi is calling more individuals or corporations to participate in this meaningful programme and at the same time helping our society to go through this critical period. Please visit www.pelangibooks.com for more information.
Pelangi Publishing Group believes through the Sabah, We Care CSR Programme, we will be able to support students in Sabah continuing to gain education access. Therefore, Pelangi Publishing Group encourage many people together participate in this corporate social responsibility program to ensure the successfulness of this program which can give many benefits to the entire community as well as contribute on driving the country's educational potential.