The 16th Sutera Harbour 7K Charity Run which was held on 20 August 2016 had collected RM143,189.90 with each beneficiaries, Sabah Thalassaemia Society and Special Olympics Sabah, receiving a total of RM71,594.95.
The Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Sutera Harbour Resort, Mr Gerard Tan presented the cheques to both beneficiaries at the cheque presentation at Sutera Harbour Marina & Country Club today. He handed over the cheque to Mr Francis Mujim President of the Sabah Thalassaemia Society and to Mr Ngo York Kong Honorary Treasurer of Special Olympics Sabah. Also present to witness the presentation was Mr Foo Kia Inn Founder of the Sutera Harbour 7K Run and Mr Rick Blackie GM of Sutera Harbour Golf & Country Club.
Mr Tan in his speech, expressed his gratitude to the 9,000 supporters of the 7K Run last year, whose continuous support has made the 7K Run the biggest charity event in Kota Kinabalu. He also thanked the Ministery of Youth & Sports, Kota Kinabalu City Hall, Federal Youth & Sports Department Sabah, DBKK, KK City Police as well as KK City Traffic and Public Order Unit for their support. He also expressed his appreciation to the sponsors including Sports Toto, Sounds Tech Production, Suria Sabah and Grace One. Official Drink is 100Plus while our Official Radio Station this year is Astro Radio Sabah.
Other sponsors include Maxis, Huawei, Rafflesia Medical Centre, Sports Direct, KFC, Vico, La’Soul, Jesselton Medical Centre, Fook Looi Trading, Golf Academy Borneo, Kinabalu Pine Resorts, Harrisons Sabah Sdn Bhd, Madam Sylvia Macklin and Mr Valerian Hansen Petrus.
He also thanked several schools who took part in the 7K Collection cards; the media as well as member of the public for their support through their donations as well as participation in the SH7K2016 Run.
Mr Rick also announced that the 17th Sutera Harbour 7K Charity Run will be held on Saturday, 1.7.17 at 17:17hours and hope the community of Kota Kinabalu will continue to support this charitable event.
THANK YOU FOR YOUR CONTINUOUS SUPPORT!!
SEE YOU AT THE 17TH SUTERA HARBOUR 7K CHARITY RUN 2017!!