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GIVING to charitable institutions help make our community a better place to live. Even helping a small charitable institution in these challenging times is an impactful act of kindness.

Students of Peninsula College who took up the 12 weeks’ business project for their final year Diploma in Business Studies last year, earned a profit of RM140,900.81 from their business ventures.

Peninsula College, an education arm of PKT Logistics Group Sdn Bhd had since 2003 encouraged and nurtured the core principle of civic consciousness and giving among its students.

PKT Logistics Group Sdn Bhd group chief executive and managing director Datuk Michael B. Y. Tio said with a capital of RM500, students are motivated to run a business venture to gain valuable knowledge, make the business model work and earn profits.

On Wednesday, Tio handed RM50,000 to the Selangor and Federal Territory Association for the Mentally Handicapped (SAMH) Klang while RM5,000 was given to Sin Chew Foundation.

Tio said the other organisations that benefitted from the profits earned are the National Kidney Foundation, Destiny Starting Point Welfare Association Klang, Pusat Jagaan Orang Tua Sentosa, Happy Home, Yayasan Ozanam, SVP Lourdes Conference Klang and Pusat Jagaan Anbe Sivam.

SAMH Klang manager V. Krishnaveni said the financial support changes the lives of people in need every day with even the smallest of donations making a large impact in the community.

“We are grateful to the students who use their business acumen to earn profits that are channeled to SAMH. The contribution goes a long way,” she added.

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Monday 25 September 2017
Peninsula College (formerly known as ALC college is featured in the Star news.


The article featured the City Campus in the PKT’s One Logitics Hub to bring students in a real live workplace environment. Peninsula’ students not only get their first hand experience in logistics industry, but as well have opportunities to work part-time in One Logistics Hub under the program named Jom Bekerja Sambil Belajar” (JBSB) initiated by Dato’ Michael Tio, CEO of PKT Logistics Group.

Read from the source: https://www.thestar.com.my/business/smebiz/2017/09/25/a-leading-niche-logistics-service-provider/

Monday 13 March 2017
Peninsula College (formerly known as ALC college) featured in the Star news:

Two groups of students from Peninsula College managed to raise an impressive RM166,000 for charity as part of their corporate behaviour project. The 36 final year students organised a charity run and a carnival, and collected RM46,000 and RM120,000, respectively.

Link to the original article: https://www.thestar.com.my/metro/community/2017/03/13/making-charity-their-business-too-finalyear-students-of-klang-college-raise-rm166000-for-four-causes/

Monday 15 February 2016
Peninsula College (formerly known as ALC college) featured in the Star news:

The article mentioned about the history of Peninsula College, which was acquired by PKT in 2012. The college was started in Klang with around 800 students, and after taking over by PKT, it has going through transformation process to integrate with the industry. Dato' Michael Tio, as the CEO of PKT that known to promote CSR in business, also applying CSR concept in Peninsula College. While ensuring students to learn skills required by the industry, they also being given opportunities to work part-time in the PKT Logistics warehouse, One Logistics Hub.

Read the original article: https://www.thestar.com.my/metro/smebiz/news/2016/02/15/grooming-students-the-pkt-way/