On 3 November 2017, 700 needy schoolchildren from 10 primary schools in Perlis were given vouchers worth RM100 each redeemable for school uniforms, shoes, socks, school bags and stationery under the PPB-KF Welfare Fund For Perlis "Educare Project".
The “PPB-KF Welfare Fund for Perlis” which was set up by PPB, is a RM10 million endowment fund donated by PPB for charitable and welfare activities to benefit underprivileged and poor Malaysians of all races and creed in the state of Perlis. The Fund is managed by Kuok Foundation Berhad, which has about 48 years experience in philanthropic works.
The Educare Project was launched in 2011 and has been held annually since its inception. It has todate provided aid to more than 6,000 schoolchildren in Perlis.