Golf, fun and philanthropy came together in a fizzy mix during the Coca-Cola Charity Golf Day, which teed off at Kota Permai Golf & Country Club on October 11.

Louis Balat Joseph, CEO of Coca-Cola's Bottling Investment Group for Singapore, Malaysia and Brunei, revealed that the event succeeded in raising RM260,000. The money was channelled to two charitable homes that care for the aged and unfortunate - Pusat Jagaan Nur Hasanah and Pusat Jagaan Mahmudah, both located close to the Coca-Cola factory in Bandar Enstek, Negeri Sembilan.

US ambassador to Malaysia Brian McFeeters was among the dignitaries who took part in the event. Renowned Malaysian singer Man Bai gave a surprise performance of his smash hit 'Kau Ilham Ku' during the dinner prizegving, emceed by TV host/presenter/model Nadia Heng.

The Coca-Cola Charity Golf Day was organised by MST Golf Events.