Our Milestones

Community

Year Event
1991 The longest bridge in the Baram Region is built at Long San. Spanning 840 feet and costing of over RM8 million, the bridge provides access to all in the forest community and stimulates development in the area.
1993 The Community Affairs Department is established in Sarawak.
2000 The first Samling scholarship is established for Malaysian students entering tertiary education.
2001 Sela'an-Linau Forest Management Unit (FMU) establishes a Community Liaison Committee, a formal body comprising representatives of major stakeholders to discuss matters of common interests pertaining to the FMU.
2002 MOU with Wildlife Conservation Society, New York
2005 BCL establishes the Upper Pomeroon and Esseiquibo Joint Community Relations Committees.
2007 Samling establishes "Janji", a community self-sustaining programme to promote the art and craft of the indigenous communities in Malaysia. A "Janji" sales outlet was set up in Suria KLCC, Malaysia's leading shopping centre.
2010 Handing over humanitarian and relief aid to fire victims of Lg Luar. (Aug).

Medical outreach (Nov) with more than 600 patients.

Sponsoring 53 youths to undergo a 2 years program under the National Dual Training System at Institut Latihan Miri. The total cost of sponsorship amounts to RM286,200 inclusive of food and allowances.
2011 Medical outreach (17-19 Jun) @ Baram CTB, together with Hospital Miri with more than 300 patients.

Medical outreach (6-7 Nov) @ Lutin Camp, together with Lions Mandarin Miri Chapter with more than 500 patients.
2012 Donation of RM100,000.00 towards Miri Chinese Charitable Trusts Board for Miri Home for the Aged.

Donation of RM100,000.00 towards the building fund of Miri Methodist Children’s Home.

Medical outreach (22-23 Sept) @ Baram CTB, together with the Ministry of Health and Angkatan Tentera Malaysia with more than 760 patients.
2013 Medical Outreach (5-7 Jul) @ Baram CTB, together with the Ministry of Health and Angkatan Tentera Malaysia with more than 800 patients.
2014 Handing over of humanitarian and relief aid to fire victims of Lg Jegan (RM5k with foodstuff, diesel, used clothings), (28 Feb).

Staff and management of Samling participated in the “Go Bald” campaign organized by the Sarawak Children Cancer Society. RM30,000.00 was collected for this purpose. (Apr).

Medical Outreach (19-21 Sept) @ Baram CTB, together with the Ministry of Health and Angkatan Tentera Malaysia with more than 1,000 patients.

Initiatied a community project ie 3Rs - “Reaching the Rurul” with the aim of establishing an IT Learning utilities in SK Punan Bah, Belaga by refurbishing4 units our used computer with an open source system education programmes and interactive games for the students.

Funding of RM64,120 from YTSF to Batu Lintang Training College, Kuching toward their project in encouranging Penan student and to raise awareness of the importance of education, and to motivate teachers serving in Uu Baram schools. (Aug).
2015 Donation of RM200,000 to the orphanage of Peryatim (Lembaga Kebajikan Anak Anak Yatim). (May).

Medical Outreach (22-24 Aug) @ Baram CTB, together with the Ministry of Health and Angkatan Tentera Malaysia with more than 1,000 patients.

Building and handing over a low-cost house for a widow in Krokop, Miri (Sept) (about 50k.)

Providing transport and accommodation to undergraduates of Curtin University Sarawak to Lg Bedian to carry out their STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematic) programme, with the aim to ignite student’s passion in STEM and inspire them on a path of life-long learning.
2016 Medical Outreach (7-9 Oct) @ Baram CTB, together with the Ministry of Health and Angkatan Tentera Malaysia with more than 1,000 patient.
2017 Donation of 1 unit of 30KW genset to Lg Sebatang (31 May).

Medical Outrach (11-13 Aug) @ Baram CTB, together with the Ministry of Health and Angkatan Tentera Malaysia with more than 1,300 patients.
2018 Repair of dilapidated SK Lg Banga school (july 17 - Feb 2018).

Signing of MOU with the National Resource an Environment Board (NREB) to adopt SMK Long Lama’s environmental club for three years.

Setting up of a Community Learning Centre (CLC) for the children of the company’s Indonesian workers in Jelalong oil palm Estate.

Medical outreach @ Sentuhan Rakyat (1 May) @ Baram CTB, together with the Ministry of Health and Angkatan Tentera Malaysia & NSC with more than 2,500 patients.

Blood donation (19 May) - 18 pints of blood collected for Miri Blood Bank.

Handing over of humanitarian aid to fire victims of Lg Peluan @ April.
2019 Building of a block of classroom, complete with desks, chairs, ceiling fans, white board for SK Puak in Bau, Kuching as part of our CSR activity. (Aug).

Building of a block of classroom, complete with desks, chairs, ceiling fans, white board for SK Poan Temaga in Lundu (Sept).

Donation of RM30,000 to the Catholic Diocese of Miri to start up a kindergarten in Apau Nyaring, Baram for the Penan children to get education.

Donation of RM25,000 towards Sarawak Forestry Department’s 100th anniversary for “biodiversity conservation”.
2020 Donate critical medical equipment and supplies to Miri Hospital to help combat Covit-19. Medical equipment includes a PCR machine, medical-grade refrigerator, freezers, bio-safety cabinet, thermocycler, centrifuge and other accessories. Samling also assist to upgrade the existing hospital laboratory into a molecular laboratory into a fully functional PCR facility.