Hope Place responds quickly to request for PPE

Wan (right) presenting the PPE contribution to Armisy.

By Rachel Mina

KUCHING: Hope Place Kuching recently contributed personal protective equipment (PPE) to Taman Seri Puteri at Jalan Matang.

According to Hope Place founder Kelvin Wan, they had sent in a request for the PPE, in which Hope Place was quick to respond to.

“The items contributed included medical face masks, hand sanitisers, stand thermometers, disposable gloves and Dettol liquid antiseptic,” he said through a statement yesterday (Oct 4).

The PPE was handed over to principal Armisy Basri, who said it will help in curbing the spread of Covid-19.

At the same time, Wan was also grateful to sponsors and contributors for their continuous support of the efforts by the non-governmental organisation (NGO) to assist the community.

“We thank Malaysian Red Crescent (MRC) Kuching Chapter for sponsoring the hand sanitisers and to all other donors who contributed to our effort,” he said.

For more information, Hope Place or Persatuan Kebajikan Harapan Kuching (PKHK) can be reached at 082-505987.

Their operating hours are from 8am to 5pm from Monday till Friday and 8am to 12pm on Saturday.

The public can donate directly to their bank account (MBB: 511289001160) or by visiting their Facebook page to obtain their Sarawak Pay/S Pay Global QR code.