The Star: More to benefit

By REBECCA RAJAENDRAM MORE will benefit from the Financial Industry Collective Outreach’s (Finco) flagship programme for students. The first two programmes – Finco Reads and Finco Mentor – will be expanded to all states in Malaysia by 2021. Finco chairman Tan Sri Azman Hashim says they are confident to take the project nationwide to selected…

FINCO Programmes Go Nationwide

The National Launch of FINCO Programmes was held in SMK Padang Tembak, Kuala Lumpur on the 3rd of April 2019. The launch was officiated by YB Dr Maszlee Bin Malik, Minister of Education Malaysia and Tan Sri Azman Hashim, Chairman of FINCO and witnessed by members of the FINCO Board and Steering Committee, representatives from…

Finco’s Mentorship Programme Targets a Total of 10 Schools

KUCHING: The Financial Industry Collective Outreach (Finco) – the nation’s largest collective impact initiative for corporate social responsibility (CSR) – will roll out its life mentor programme involving 10 schools across the state in January next year. This initiative will pool together 200,000 potential volunteers from all financial institutions all over Malaysia, amounting to 107…

Programme to Improve Pupils’ Proficiency in English

KOTA KINABALU: More schools in Sabah are expected to benefit from the Reading Hunt programme to improve pupils’ English proficiency. The programme initiated by Soroptimist International Kota Kinabalu (SIKK) with the cooperation of the Sabah Education Department (JPS) and Sabah Library should see 14 schools in seven districts taking part next year. The Reading Hunt…