The contribution by UMLand will be utilised to purchase additional Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) as well as providing food supplies and medical aid to low income families during this period.
The initiative is spearheaded by “UMLand Cares”, the corporate responsibility arm for UMLand Group. Recognising itself as a facilitator in infrastructural and community development, UMLand’s CSR efforts aim to create a cohesive and sustainable living environment for all.
“As a responsible corporate entity, we hope to give our assistance wherever and whenever possible. Whilst facing a global pandemic, we would also like to stand by the side of our frontliners to combat this outbreak together. Their contributions and sacrifices have allowed us Malaysians to be safe while they tirelessly take on the full brunt of the battle to prevent the spread of COVID-19,” said KK Wong, Group Director of Townships, UMLand.
“We are facing an unprecedented time and we understand that many individuals and families are also greatly affected due to the recent restrictions. As difficult as the situation may seem, it is only natural for us to work together and win the battle against this global pandemic. Thus, we hope that our contribution will not only be able assist the government efforts but also to ease the burden of those affected. Together, we shall prevail,” added Wong.
UMLand’s award winning township – Seri Austin is among the inaugural winners of the Iskandar Malaysia Social Hero Awards (IMSHA) in 2014 for their CSR efforts. The developer prides itself for carrying out meaningful CSR activities over the years.