KUALA LUMPUR: Kiwanis Club of Bukit Kiara donated RM100,000 to seven organisations during a grand charity dinner at Sime Darby Convention Centre, in Bukit Kiara here recently.
At the event, National Heart Institute (IJN) foundation and the Yayasan Amal Tengku Hajah Budriah received RM30,000 and RM20,000 respectively, while OrphanCARE, Rumah Kasih, Positive Shelter Home HIV AIDS, Rumah Jaireh and Pusat Jagaan Kanak-Kanak Istimewa Kajang received RM10,000 each.
Guests of honour were Raja of Perlis Tuanku Syed Sirajuddin Putra Jamalullail and Raja Perempuan of Perlis Tuanku Fauziah Tengku Abdul Rashid.
Also present were Raja Muda of Perlis Tuanku Syed Faizuddin Putra Jamalullail and Raja Puan Muda of Perlis Tuanku Lailatul Shahreen Akashah Khalil.
About 530 local and international guests dressed in batik and formal attire attended the dinner.
In his speech, club president Jack Piong thanked the organising chairman Datin Jasmine Abdullah Heng and those who had contributed.