Pipe organ restoration now possible with corporate donation

The pipe organ at the Church of the Assumption, Penang part of City Parish, is close to a century old and is in dire need of repairs and restoration.

As such, a Pipe Organ Restoration Committee was set up a year ago to solicit funds for the restoration.

The Committee received a tremendous boost to their funds when, on 16 July, 2012, two well known and established corporations, The Star Foundation and AirAsia Expedia, made generous donations of RM50,000 and RM200,000 respectively.

The donations from both Star Foundation and AirAsia Expedia came about through the Tourism Minister Dr Ng Yen Yen. She heard about the fund-raising campaign and alerted Star and AirAsia.

Continue reading at CJMY (with photos)

Posted on 21/07/2012, in Events and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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