A Sarawakian lady was the lucky recipient of the RM1 million grand prize of the Al-Awfar draw, which saw a total of 1,163 people win a variety of prizes. Not only individuals are eligible for Al-Awfar, which is also open to business entities, associations, religious bodies, schools, universities, clubs and organisations. In addition, people of all races are encouraged to apply for an Al-Awfar account.
Introduced in 2009, Bank Islam made a history in the Islamic banking industry when it pioneered the offering of the first-of-its-kind Al-Awfar – an innovative investment account product with attractive prize offers.
There are four draws conducted each year which will give customers the chance to win cash and other rewards worth over RM15 million!
Prizes for half yearly special draws are a Mercedes C200 AMG, a Mazda CX-5, holiday packages or umrah, and smartphones. Quarterly draws are divided into two categories, namely Jutawan Al-Awfar and Al-Awfar Junior, where winners have the chance to win a cash prize of RM1 million in the quarterly draw while the Al-Awfar Junior category for customers aged 18 and below have the chance to win Apple Macbook Pro and consolation cash prizes. Customers could also win cash prizes through Monthly draw with its Grand Prize amounting to RM100,000 whereas Jom Pindah Gaji Draw and 13 States Draw amounting to RM50,000 and RM10,000 respectively. However, for the 13 States Draw, the draw for Kedah and Perlis is combined into one state.
At the same time, Bank Islam also continues to hold its monthly campaign called ‘Jom Pindah Gaji’ for salary accounts, where 13 lucky winners each month will be offered a total cash value of RM100,000. Customers only need to switch their salaries to Bank Islam in order to be eligible for this draw which is open to everyone with monthly salary crediting.
Aside from the Al-Awfar Draw, the Bank Islam Elite 2.0 campaign has now also introduced the Eligibility Unit (EU) multiplier, where customers may join the campaign by adding in new fresh fund minimum of RM10,000 and above and retain for 60 days in order to multiply their chances of winning prizes in the Al-Awfar Draw. Furthermore, customers are also entitled to free Group Personal Accident (GPA) coverage as part of the campaign. This Al-Awfar Elite 2.0 campaign runs exclusively from May 1, 2021 to December 31, 2021.
In addition, customers that maintain more than RM200,000 in investment account and deposit account (except Qard-based account) will be entitled to receive the Sapphire Debit Card that brings exclusive benefits to customer. This also includes exclusive complimentary 3x access to the Plaza Premium Lounge at up to 14 airports in Malaysia and Singapore!
To date, over RM100 million worth of prizes has been distributed via the Al-Awfar draw, creating over 34 millionaires in the process. Overall, there has been over 35,000 winners of varying cash prizes, and cars, iPhones and Umrah packages through the various Al-Awfar draws, which also includes categories for juniors. There are multiple draws that customers can join, including monthly draws, regional draws, and even a special draw for junior account holders!