Members of the Lions GTM Charity Golfathon 2011 Organising Committee led by Lions GTM-Pantai Penang Medical Fund permanent Chairperson Past District Governor Dato' Khoo Kay Huat paid a courtesy call on Tuan Yang Terutama Yang Di-Pertua Negeri Pulau Pinang, Tun Dato' Seri Utama (Dr) Haji Abdul Rahman B. Haji Abbas at Seri Mutiara yesterday afternoon.
Tuan Yang Terutama Tun will be the guest of honour at the Charity Golfathon scheduled to be held at the Penang Golf Resort, Bertam, Penang. Tee off is scheduled at 7.30 a.m.
|Charity Golfathon Organising Committee members with TYT Tun Dato' Seri Utama (Dr) Haji Abdul Rahman B. Haji Abbas at Seri Mutiara, Penang|
The organisers of the Charity Golfathon have targetted to raise RM100,000.00 for the medical fund, set up in 2009 to help and subsidise needy patients who require medical and surgical treatment at the Pantai Hospital Penang. To date, the fund management committee has disbursed some RM20,000.00 to assist various patients since its launch in November 2010.
During the courtesy call, Past District Governor Dato' Khoo Kay Huat announced the main prize for the Charity Golfathon ... a VOLKSWAGON POLO 1.2TSI ... for a "HOLE-IN-ONE" sponsored by the SeaSwift Group of Companies. To date, there are two prizes for a "hole-in-one", the other being a 40" SONY BRAVIA LCD Television set sponsored by Region 1 Chairperson Dato' Yeoh Moh Chai.