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SSM Distributes Tithes Totalling RM58,200 In Gopeng

IPOH, Jan 12 (Bernama) -- The Companies Commission of Malaysia (SSM) today distributed tithes totalling RM58,200 to 144 poor and needy recipients including three madrasah and two surau in Gopeng.

SSM chief executive officer Datuk Zahrah Abd Wahab Fenner said the madrasah and surau receiving the tithes were Surau Al-Ikhlasiah, Surau Kampung Tersusun Kopisan, while the three madrasah were Madrasatul Ikhsaniah, Madrasah Ehsaniah and Madrasah Al-Khairiah.

"I hope the distribution of tithes will help lessen the burden of the needy while instilling awareness to other organisations," she said in a media statement here today, adding that SSM had also formed a Corporate Tithe Committee that was responsible for managing the distribution of SSM'S corporate tithe according to the guideline and policy set.