17 Feb 2020
An Afternoon With Sports Partners & Media
YH Dato’ Sri Megat D Shariman & Executive Board of Paralympic Council of Malaysia (PCM) would like thank our Sports Partners (Rakan Sukan Para) and Media for attending our event, “An Afternoon With Sports Partners & Media” on 17th February 2020 at Para Sports Centre of Excellence, Kampong Pandan.
This inaugural event was held to introduce our “Rakan Sukan Para” to the affiliated members of PCM, officials from Ministry of Sports Malaysia and the mainstream media. It was also an occasion for PCM to express our sincere gratitude for their respective contributions towards the development of para sports in the country. The contributions of our Rakan Sukan Para are as follows:
Citi Malaysia & Citi Volunteers
Raised funds totaling RM102,656.43 to PCM Crowdfunding Campaign “Tambah Emas” during Citi’s 14th Global Community Day on 22nd June 2019. This amount was presented to PCM to be channeled to the para sports member associations to assist them develop our Malaysian Paralympians’ training and participation in the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games. Some of the grant was presented to the 24 PCM Member Associations during the ceremony.
Julie’s Manufacturing Sdn Bhd
Selected as the Official Snack Partner of ASEAN Para Games 2020 & Tokyo Paralympic 2020. The national para contingent will be provided with snacks to supplement their meals during training and participation at both games in Manila and Tokyo.
UMW Toyota Motor Sdn Bhd (UWMT)
Under the 'Start Your Impossible’ banner, UMWT organized their very first 8-km Toyota Outrun at Bandar Rimbayu, Kota Kemuning, Selangor on 17th November 2019. Proceeds totaling RM151,100.00 will be channeled to Paralympic Council of Malaysia’s "Fitness & Exercise For Person With Disabilities” Program. The Program is to train the trainers so that they are well equipped to guide disabled persons who have potential in sports.
UOW Malaysia KDU (OUWMKDU)
As part of one of its key initiatives under Youth Empowerment Plan called Fitspiration; through Fitspiration, OUWMKDU will be offering RM500,000.00 worth of scholarship to PCM as their means to support and promote the development of para sports athletes. This scholarship will be valid for 5 years, with RM100,000.00 distributed for each year only for UOWMKDU home-grown programs.
Being our Official Web System Solution Partner, PCM website has been built and developed using Sporteqa’s platform and part of Sporteqa’s full featured system. Sporteqa is a brand under Authenteqa PLT. They will help to maintain PCM website.
Wild Rocket Event Management Sdn Bhd
Wild Rocket and PCM signed a Memorandum of Understanding to co-organise a charity run called “Go For Gold Charity Run 2020” at Jalan Bukit Bintang on 7th June 2020 in celebration of Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games. Some of the proceeds will be channeled to Paralympic Council of Malaysia for the development of para sports in the country.