SJM has announced the donation of 3,000 “Macau Jiayou Bags” which are worth MOP1.5 million (US$200,000) to Macau’s neediest people. Each bag contains rice, noodles, oatmeal, canned food, toilet paper, masks, hand sanitizers, and other daily necessities.
The bags will be distributed to 3,000 needy families in Macau, including the elderly, single-parent families, the chronically ill and persons with disabilities.
The aid bags will be distributed by six local community associations: the Macao Federation of Trade Unions, General Union of Neighbourhood Associations of Macau, the Women’s General Association of Macau, Caritas Macau, Macau Special Olympics, and Macau Association of the Hearing Impaired.
The donation ceremony was held at Grand Lisboa, attended by Chairman Daisy Ho, Managing Director and Chief Administrative Officer Angela Leong.
Ho stated, “Standing firmly with the Macau community in combating the coronavirus, SJM is pleased to share love and warmth with Macau’s needy families.”