KYP Aidilfitri Celebration Received Overwhelming Guests

The celebration of Aidilfitri is an important time for KYP staff and students to unite as a family in the exchange of love, blessings and forgiveness. It is also a celebration where our partners and affiliations that have been very supportive to join in the celebrations in the great spirit of muhibbah.

On 19th July 2017, KYP Aidilfitri Celebration was held at Kolej Yayasan Pahang, Tanjung Lumpur campus. The celebration was organized by KYP Education and KYP Advanced Skills.

More than 5000 people turn up at KYP Aidilfitri Celebration including the guests of honour, Orang Kaya Indera Pahlawan Dato’ Sri Wan Hj Abdul Wahid Wan Hassan,Timbalan Yang Dipertua Majlis Ugama Islam Pahang (MUIP), and YH Dato’ Dr. Haji Ahmad Munawar Abdul Jalil, Member Board of Trustee, Pahang State Foundation. Also present were directors and representatives from higher learning institutions and industries, school principals and counselors, as well as KYP staff and students.

The objectives of the celebration were to strengthen the relationship between KYP and collaborative partners, to appreciate the support given by the community around, and to inculcate harmonious and respectful spirit among the community. The concept chosen for KYP Aidilfitri Celebration were togetherness and unity. Variety of food stalls that serve Malaysian favourite delicacies like satay, murtabak, laksa penang, ice-cream, lemang & rendang, mi calong, kuih akok, kole kacang, were set up for the guests. There were also singing and dancing performances by KYP Education, KYP Advanced Skills and PETAMA students as well as KYP ambassadors, Emeer and Trisha.  

In conjunction with the Aidilfitri Celebration, KYP introduced its beautiful garden, KYP Rivergarden, which is located between KYP Residential College, Tanjung Lumpur and Yayasan Pahang Complex. KYP Rivergarden was initiated by YH Dato’ Norhishamuddin Yaacob, KYP Managing Director, and was developed by Puan Hajjah Rugayah Hussein, Vice President of Development and Operation, KYP. the KYP Rivergarden was officiated by Orang Kaya Indera Pahlawan Dato’ Sri Wan Hj Abdul Wahid Wan Hassan and YH Dato’ Dr. Haji Ahmad Munawar Abdul Jalil. In addition, the KYP Rivergarden is built in order to provide comfortable and easy accessibility to students who choose to go by foot to attend classes, events, or meet lecturers at Yayasan Pahang Complex. Therefore, a bridge was built to connect those two places.

“KYP Aidilfitri Celebration was held for all, staff, students, our collaborative partners, as well as the community around us. It is an important time for us, KYP community to celebrate the celebration with everyone despite different races and religion,” said Dato’ Norhishamuddin Yaacob. He also added “This beautiful KYP Rivergarden was created to all. Everyone can come here and relax while enjoying the view”. Meanwhile, Dato’ Dr. Haji Ahmad Munawar Abdul Jalil said that, “KYP has developed tremendously throughout the year. To be a University College by 2018 is not impossible. I am not surprised if KYP becomes one of the great higher learning institutions in the near future”.   

In addition, one of the stall owners, Puan Helmi Sulaiman from Satay Isabella Cenderawasih said that she was really happy to join KYP Aidilfitri Celebration. “The celebration was so lively! The guests, the students especially were so sporting and happy. The food from other stalls was also great and delicious. This is one of the best events that we have joined. Thank you for inviting us to be part of a great community,” added Puan Helmi Sulaiman. Besides that, the guests from industries, Encik Nazif from Asturi Metal Sdn Bhd, said that he was impressed with KYP community that always organizing great events. “I wish KYP all the best and keep up the good work,” added Encik Nazif.

KYP Aidilfitri Celebration was a success. Everyone was happy and enjoying the celebration despite the differences. Appreciation is given to all committee members who have worked really hard to make realize the event. Special thanks to KYP partners and guests who came all the way from other states. May you reach your destination safely and enjoyed the moment at KYP Aidilfitri Celebration.  

 From left, YH Dato’ Zulkefli Ali Al-Hafiz, Director, Maahad Tahfiz Negeri Pahang, YH Dato Haji Sazali Mohd Salleh Associates Director, Nz Architect, YH Dato’ Norhishamuddin Yaacob, KYP Managing Director, YDH Orang Kaya Indera Pahlawan Dato’ Wan Haji Abdul Wahid bin Haji Wan Hassan, YH Dato’ Dr. Hj Ahmad Munawar Hj Abdul Jalil, Board of Trustee, Pahang State Foundation, and YH Dato’ Sri Ti Lian Ker, Board of Director, Kolej Yayasan Pahang.



The launching of KYP Rivergarden by YDH Orang Kaya Indera Pahlawan Dato’ Wan Haji Abdul Wahid bin Haji Wan Hassan and YH Dato’ Dr. Hj Ahmad Munawar Hj Abdul Jalil, Board of Trustee, Pahang State Foundation




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The students in front of the entrance to the magical KYP Rivergarden