Suria Capital Holdings Berhad has made a sponsorship in support of Rotary Club of Kota Kinabalu Pearl for their water and sanitation project at SK Kawiyan, Ranau.
The project is to improve the water and sanitation system at SK Kawiyan, Ranau that will also benefit other surrounding villages. The project involves the enlargement of existing water catchment and to build additional bath cubicles and toilets for school hostel at SK Kawiyan.
The donation is for the phase 1 of the whole projects, which is to provide sufficient and clean water and sanitation to the students at SK Kawiyan and their surrounding villages. These includes:
- Enlargement and enhancement of existing water catchment;
- Construction of additional male and female toilets for the students as the existing ones are in poor conditions and
- Construction of additional bath cubicles for the hostel.
SK Kawiyan, Ranau is located next to Kawiyan river in Ulu Sugut, Ranau, Sabah. It is 111.94 kilometres away, a two-hour gravel road drive from Ranau town. The school, which was built in 1982, has 25 kindergardens pupils and 236 pupils in the primary school. 100 of them stay at the school’s hostel.