To commemorate 10 years in Singapore, as well as to reinforce a close partnership, Albirex Niigata FC (Singapore) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Yuhua Community Sports Club (CSC) at the start of the season.
As part of the MOU, Albirex Niigata FC (Singapore) pledged to donate S$1.00 for every fan who attended our home matches at the Jurong East Stadium during the 2013 Singapore League season.
We are pleased to announce that 19,386 fans attended our matches at the Jurong East Stadium in 2013. Hence, a total sum of S$19,386 was donated to Yuhua Community Sports Club.
Mr Daisuke Korenaga, Chairman of Albirex Niigata FC (Singapore), handed over the cheque to Mr Lim Chock Sing, Chairman of Yuhua CSC, on Sunday 1 December 2013, at the Yuhua Youth Football Fiesta 2013.
Ms Grace Fu, Minister, Prime Minister’s Office, Second Minister for the Environment and Water Resources, Second Minister for Foreign Affairs and Adviser to Yuhua Grassroots Organisations, was present to witness the cheque presentation.
Besides the donation, Albirex Niigata FC (Singapore) has also supported Yuhua CSC by conducting the Yuhua Children’s Football Clinic. This clinic is for children aged 5 to 7 years old and takes place on 32 Sundays at Shuqun Secondary School. The club has also taken part in the Jurong Lake Run 2013 and Harmony Walk by the Lake, with the Yuhua and Jurong Community.
Albirex Niigata FC (Singapore) will continue to reach out to the community and engage them not only in football activities, but also in all other ways possible.