8 consecutive years of contributing to local communities in need
Bayan Lepas, Penang – 29 October 2013 – More than 3,300 Dell Malaysia team members, their friends and families showed their commitment to make a difference in the community they work and live in by raising funds for three charities through its recent Dell Charity <engaged> 2013 event.
Dell’s 8th annual event also saw the introduction of the new 5 km Fun Ride, a ride for cycling enthusiasts who prefer shorter distances, in addition to the 5 km competitive run, 2 km fun run, and the 40 km ride from Dell’s second Asia Pacific Customer Care Center (APCC2) to the Dato’ Simon Wong Technology Center (SWTC).
Speaking at the event, Goh Theng Lai, managing director, Dell Malaysia said “Dell team members are continuously finding new and innovative ways to make a positive social impact through our corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives. The Dell Charity <engaged> event is one such initiative that fuels our efforts to serve and strengthen our community. Volunteerism continues to be a uniting force within our Dell family and this event encourages our team members to lend their unique skills while showing how they can make a difference”.
This year’s Dell Charity <engaged> event saw more than 2,700 participants with 97 cycling enthusiasts signing up for the 5 km Fun Ride and 65 registrants for the 40 km ride. The event also served as a platform for Dell team members and their families to have a day of fun at the Family Day and Food Fiesta while contributing to a good cause.