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Microsoft NextGen XLR8

KUALA LUMPUR, 22 April 2016 — Microsoft Philanthropies on Wednesday announced grants for over 100 nonprofit organizations in 55 countries, including Malaysia’s Yayasan Generasi Gemilang (GG) – a foundation committed to building a strong nation by investing in the lives of children, youth and families. The grants are a component of the US$75 million commitment Microsoft...

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By Shu Ling | Communications
3 years 2 weeks ago

Beating Hunger

This packet of “mixed rice” as how we, Malaysians would call it may seem like an ordinary meal. And most of us would not give much thought to how it affects the way we function on a daily basis or even the impact it has on us. As part of my work, I frequent public schools across the Klang Valley where we run character building and mentorship programs.  I’m at a school canteen and I can...

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By Huay Phing | Head of Youth and Development
3 years 2 weeks ago

Will You Be My Mentor?

Since Generasi Gemilang started the homework guidance program (Pusat Bimbingan Pelajar or PBP) in an urban poor community 4 years ago, many youth from the community had went from 'E' (fail) to 'D' (pass) to 'A' (distinction) in their Mathematics and English. This wouldn't be possible without volunteers who give their time and attention to the community youth. This year, as we have more youth...

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By Shu Ling | Communications
3 years 2 weeks ago

The Changed School

Hidden between the exit from Bandar Utama to Tropicana lies the infamous school with an inspiring story of being transformed from a failing school to one where parents are fighting to put their children into. This is the story of the transformed school, SMK Tropicana. Back in 2013, Daniel Tan our founder was driving around Generasi Gemilang (GG)'s office area one day when he stumbled upon SMK...

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By Shu Ling | Communications
3 years 2 weeks ago

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