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ANSARA Jasin
Founded 1985 (Registered with the Malaysian Registrar of Societies in 1994
Founder Mohd Fakri Zaky Jaafar, '85
Type School Alumni Association
Focus Charity
Location
Origins Persatuan Bekas Pelajar (PBP) MRSM Jasin
Key people
Kamarul Arrifin Ali, '85 (President)
Zalina Tan Sri Abdul Halim, '88 (Deputy President)
Revenue
Membership fee, donations
Website www.ansarajasin.org
A member of ANSARA Malaysia

ANSARA Jasin (Persatuan Bekas Pelajar MRSM Jasin) is an alumni association for former ms:Maktab Rendah Sains MARA Tun Ghafar Baba or MRSM TGB (formerly known as MRSM Jasin) students and also a chapter of ANSARA Malaysia. It was founded to connect all former students of MRSM Jasin.

History[edit]

ANSARA Jasin was founded at the end of 1985 by the first batch of graduates from MRSM Jasin who entered the school in 1981 lead by Mohd Fakri ZakY Jaafar. At the time, the name Persatuan Bekas Pelajar MRSM Jasin (PBP MRSM Jasin) was used.[1] In 1994, ANSARA Jasin was among nine ANSARAs who were the first to merge into a national body under the name ANSARA Malaysia. The other eight were ANSARA Seremban, Kota Bharu, Kuantan, Kulim, Kuala Terengganu, Muar, Beseri and Balik Pulau.[2]

Events and Programs[edit]

Career Day[edit]

This is its flagship event. An annual event done in MRSM TGB features established members giving talks to students of the school. It also includes a series of talks by members from various fields giving career advice.

Charity[edit]

Blood Donation Drive[edit]

Along with ANSARA Malaysia, ANSARA Jasin has been consistently holding pre-Ramadhan blood donation drives. This is to aid the blood bank which receives decreased blood donations during the fasting month of Ramadhan.

Orphanages[edit]

ANSARA Jasin has been doing various activities including donation drives and Eid ul-Fitr feasts with orphanages. In 2008, it adopted the Al-Khairiyah Orphanage. [3]

Sporting Events[edit]

Various sporting events were held to collect donations for orphanages and other charity work. Events include bowling and futsal tournaments.

Membership[edit]

Registered members stand at 202 people[4] although the school produced almost 10,000 graduates since 1985. According to its website, there are four types of membership:[5]

  1. Graduate member
    • Still studying
    • 17-24 years of age
  2. Executive member
    • 24-30 years of age
  3. Senior member
    • 30-45 years of age
  4. Corporate member
    • Above 45 years old

Notable Members[edit]

(in alphabetical orders)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

References

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