The Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah celebrated its 24th anniversary of its establishment yesterday with a Kesyukuran ceremony. His Royal Highness Prince ‘Abdul Malik ibni His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah, the Chairman of Yayasan Committee of Governors graced the function which took place at the Multi-Purpose Hall of the Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Building in the capital.

Upon arrival, His Royal Highness was greeted by Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Indera Pahlawan Dato Seri Setia Haji Suyoi bin Haji Osman, the Minister of Education as Chairman of the Yayasan Board of Directors, as well as members of the Yayasan Committee of Governors and Yayasan Board of Directors, and members of the Pengiran Muda Mahkota Al-Muhtadee Billah Fund For Orphans Board of Trustees. The function commenced with the mass Fardhu Maghrib prayer led by Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Paduka Seri Utama Dato Paduka Seri Setia Awang Haji Salim bin Haji Besar.

The reading of Surah Yassin and Doa Kesyukuran was also headed by Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Paduka Seri Utama Dato Paduka Seri Setia Awang Haji Salim bin Haji Besar.

Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah was established on the 5th of October 1992 as the foundation of His Majesty’s charitable deeds and contributions and those of His Majesty’s family. It is the symbol of His Majesty’s love and concern for the people and a facilitator for creating a secure and prosperous Brunei Darussalam community.

The ceremony resumed with the Mass Fardhu Isya prayer. Inline with its vision, “Improving Life Quality and Moving Towards Socio-Culture and Socio-economic Excellence” the Yayasan will continue to extend aid to the country’s citizens and residents, apart from ensures that all assistance and services provided and projects implemented are properly planned, directed and reached the target groups in order to improve the life of the people.

Source: Radio Television Brunei