Ford Motor Company, together with its local partner Sime Darby Auto Connexion (SDAC), today named Montfort Boys Town in Selangor as the latest recipient of its Ford Conservation and Environmental Grants Programme in Malaysia.
It is said that two vehicles – a Ford Kuga and Ford Mondeo, as well as training equipment were donated for use by the students to gain practical knowledge and skills and assisting them towards becoming successful automotive technicians.
The school, which currently offers Sijil Kemahiran Malaysia (SKM), Automotive After Sales and Service training level one (SKM 1) and level two (SKM 2), will now be able to introduce the SKM 3 programme thanks to the Ford vehicles.
“Ford is proud to support the Montfort Boys Town and help further build on the learning opportunities and practical training and experience they can provide to their students,” said Bagus Susanto, managing director, Asia Pacific Emerging Markets, Ford Motor Company.
“Ford Conservation and Environmental Grants Programme is part of our continued investment in the social and economic development of our country. We hope our contribution will help the students gain the necessary skills and knowledge to enter the workforce and propel their future careers,” added Syed Ahmad Muzri Syed Faiz, managing director, Sime Darby Auto Connexion.