The children at Taman Chepor Damai, Chemor Perak had the carnival of their life when the Milo Camp, Play More Carnival event came directly into their neighbourhood playground. The games provided included the team games of futsal, netball and sepak takraw as well as telematch where all the residents and whole families could participate.
The event that morning was officiated by Manjoi State Assemblyman YB Dato’ Hj Nadzri bin Hj Samat. According to Deputy Chairman of Rukun Tetangga Taman Chepor Damai Mohd Nasri Bostamai, there are 300 houses in the housing estate. On that morning, over 320 children had registered for the events.
The MILO PLAY MORE, LEARN MORE campaign is a Nestle MILO sponsored event aimed at engaging its outreach to students and families nationwide and developing strong partnerships with local communities.
Nestle Products Event Manager Hj Mohd Hanif Haron explained that the campaign was focused mainly towards the rural areas and the location must have a minimum of 20 teams or 300 participants for the games provided.
For young futsal players, Mior Asyraf, 12, and Mohd Faris Azlan, 11, they gave the event a ‘2 thumbs up’ and wished that “the event could be held every weekend”. From the looks of glee on the faces of all who participated, the event was a joyous success.