In conjunction with the 100th anniversary of world girl guiding and girl scouting, Bank Negara Malaysia (Central Bank of Malaysia) issued two commemorative coins. It was launched by Girl Guides Association Malaysia (GGAM) Royal Patron Her Majesty The Raja Permaisuri Agong Tuanku Hajah Haminah on 29 May 2012 at Kinta Riverfront Hotel and Suites, Ipoh who also officiated the opening of the association annual general meeting. The event was hosted by GGAM Perak Branch.
Earlier in the morning, Her Majesty Raja Permaisuri Agong Tuanku Hajah Haminah and 200 Girl Guides released 100,000 fish fry of three different species into the Kinta River in conjunction with the launching of the Girl Guides theme `We Can Save Our Planet’. She then led the planting of six Bucida Molineti (Pokok Doa) trees along the river bank.
Present were GGAM President YABhg. Datin Paduka Seri Rosmah Mansor who is also the wife of the Prime Minister of Malaysia, GGAM Deputy President DYAM Raja Puan Muda Perak Raja Nor Mahani Binti Raja Haji Shahar Shah and GGAM National Chief Commissioner YBhg Datin Seri Zalillah Mohd Taib.
Her Majesty Raja Permaisuri Agong Tuanku Hajah Haminah later presented 29 Asia Pacific Leadership Awards to adult leaders in recognition of their achievement in the association and the Queen’s Guides awards to 50 Ranger Guides.