Over K20,000 raised for Kato Ottio

More than K20, 000 has been raised so far for the Kato Ottio Trust Fund Account since it was opened on January 12, 2018.

The Trust Fund was set up to fulfil late Ottio’s dream of building a house for his mum.

Chairman of the PNGRFL, Sandis Tsaka said as of last Friday February 9, 2018, there was K20,225.24.

“Contributions ranging from K5 to K100 have been deposited into the account and we are more than grateful for your kind hearts and generosity.”

He said the closing date has been extended to 12pm, Friday February 23, 2018. A bank cheque will be raised after the account is closed.

“The total amount will be disclosed and the cheque handed over to late Kato’s family during the half time break of the pre- season trial match between the SP Hunters and Brisbane Broncos on Saturday February 24, 2018.

He added that buckets will be placed at the gates for those wishing to donate on game day as they enter. “

The cash collected at the gates will be counted during the first half of the trial match and will also be disclosed at half time.”

The Account details are:        

Account Name:  Kato Ottio Trust Fund Account

Account Number:  7012191677

Bank: BSP

Branch: Port Moresby

BSB No: 088-294

Swiftcode: BOSPPGPM

The trust fund will be closed at 12pm on Friday February 23, 2018.

Troy Taule