Ireka supports Kuala Lumpur Rotary Charity Foundation to establish children’s home
December 2010: Ireka donated RM5,000 to Kuala Lumpur Rotary Charity Foundation via a fund-raising dinner organised by The Rotary Club of Kuala Lumpur Diraja (RC KL Diraja). Proceeds will go to the establishment of a new home for underprivileged and disabled children. RC KL Diraja is part of Rotary International, a worldwide volunteer organisation dedicated to serving the communities they live in.
Ireka supports IJN Foundation with a Heart
November 2010: Ireka donated RM3,500 to the Patient Welfare Fund of IJN Foundation to give needy heart patients a new lease in life. IJN Foundation is a non-profit organisation affiliated to Institut Jantung Negara (IJN) or National Heart Institute. It provides financial assistance to Malaysian heart patients who cannot afford their medical aid. IJN Foundation also strives to improve the state of Malaysian cardiac medicine by funding research and clinical trials, medical education and training.
Ireka supports education for underprivileged and disabled children via INTAZ
October 2010: Ireka donated RM10,000 to Institute Tengku Ampuan Afzan (INTAZ) via a Charity Gala Dinner held in conjunction with the 80th birthday celebration of KDYMM Sultan Pahang, Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah. Founded in 1995 by the late Tengku Ampuan Afzan of Pahang, INTAZ provides education for underprivileged and disabled children at five INTAZ centres in Pahang. INTAZ also hopes to build a new, well-equipped centre to better serve the needy.
Ireka supports the Pink Ribbon cause
October 2010: Ireka supported the Pink Ribbon cause by donating RM5,000 to the Breast Cancer Welfare Association (BCWA). BCWA’s mission rests on the philosophy that a volunteer or a breast cancer survivor uses her experience to help another individual diagnosed with breast cancer. Besides providing emotional and social support and non-medical physical aids to individuals with breast cancer, BCWA also conducts public education programmes.
Ireka ‘Made a Difference’ in Charity Century Ride
October 2010: Ireka’s Group General Manager, Leonard Yee participated in the ‘Make A Difference’ (MAD) Charity Century Ride 2010 which flagged off from Tropicana Golf & Country Resort Kuala Lumpur and ended at Kluang, Johor. By completing the 360 km ride, Leonard has managed to raise RM85,000 from his family, friends, Ireka staff and management as well as business associates for various charities in Kuala Lumpur, Kluang and Vietnam.
Ireka’s supporters doubled in The Edge-Bursa Malaysia KL Rat Race 2010
August 2010: Ireka’s supporters troupe doubled this year in its second participation in The Edge-Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Rat Race, signifying the company’s unified commitment towards charity.
Ireka donated RM3,000 to Yayasan Sunbeams
July 2010: Ireka donated RM3,000 to a mount-climbing fund raising drive, in aid of Yayasan Sunbeams Home. The charity drive was initiated by a troupe of 140 mountain trekkers who will be conquering Mount Kinabalu, for a noble cause.
Ireka donated RM3,000 to Rumah Hope
July 2010: Ireka donated RM3,000 to sponsor the operations of Rumah Hope. The Home was started in 1994 as a sanctuary for abused, neglected and under-privileged children.
Ireka donated washing machine to Rumah KIDS
July 2010: Ireka donated a washing machine to Rumah KIDS (Kanak-kanak Ini Disayangi), a Home where orphans, abused, abandoned and neglected children are given shelter, love and care
Ireka sponsors ABBA Charity Performance
June 2010: Ireka sponsored RM10,000 for ABBA Nostalgia charity showcase by Canadian group Cadabra, which was organised by Tatler Malaysia magazine.
Ireka sponsors movie production ‘CRAYON’, in aid of children’s homes
June 2010: Ireka contributed RM100,000 towards the production of movie CRAYON of which its part proceeds will be channeled to selected orphanages.
Ireka supported Pertubuhan Kebajikan Mental Selangor (PKMS)
May 2010: Ireka supported Pertubuhan Kebajikan Mental Selangor (PKMS) by sponsoring RM6,990 worth of specially-formulated milk for their patients.
Ireka employees donate to help fund Vietnamese boy’s operation
April 2010: The Management and staff of Ireka have donated to a total of USD$2,600 to fund the operation of a 5-year old Vietnamese boy, Lai Tuan Anh.
Ireka sponsors charity musical ‘From a Jack to a King’, in support of the Tuanku Ja’afar Educational Trust
May 2010: Ireka was a sponsor (RM5,000) for the musical ‘From a Jack to a King’ by Bob Carlton, a production of the renowned British Theatre Playhouse.
Ireka supports charity musical ‘Sparks of Broadway’, in aid of the Down Syndrome Association of Malaysia
April 2010: Ireka supported Charity Musical ‘Sparks of Broadway’, in aid of the Down Syndrome Association of Malaysia (Persatuan Sindrom Down Malaysia. PSDM). PSDM strives to enhance the quality of live for individuals with Down Syndrome and their family, through providing social welfare, health, education and employment.
Ireka supports arts and cultural initiatives by Kwong Ngai Lion Dance Association
January 2010: Ireka Corporation Berhad sponsored a total of RM9,250 to the Kwong Ngai Lion Dance Association which was channeled towards the props and collaterals required in their lion dance performances around the country.
Ireka supports SOULed Out, in aid of Rumah Nur Salam
January 2010: Ireka supported SOULed Out’s Charity Campaign by purchasing its limited edition music compilation CDs, for a noble cause. Funds raised were channeled to Rumah Nur Salam, a Home which reaches out to ‘at-risk’ children under the age of 18 in the Chow Kit district of Kuala Lumpur.