CMS sponsors Sarawak Astronomical Society’s Rural Area’s Community Outreach 2014

society-ruralCMS Sponsors Sarawak Astronomical Society’s Outreach Program

2 June 2014 – Cahya Mata Sarawak donated RM10,000 to Sarawak Astronomical Society (SAS) recently to fund its outreach programme to rural areas to foster and promote interest in astronomy.

Activities include seminars & planetarium programs, public planet observations, scientific sessions which aims to inspire children to be interested in the field of astronomy.

At a brief ceremon, Group Managing Director, Dato’ Richard Curtis handed over the cheque to the Curator of Planetarium Sultan Iskandar, Encik Ismandy Ali and witnessed by Cik Zurwina Bt Sharkawi, Puan Noraini Bt Othman and Encik Alfean Bin Aziz, all from SAS.