Earth Hero

Make a Difference For the Planet


by Hong Leong Bank

What is

EARTH HERO is a project by Hong Leong Bank that encourages the future generation to be environmentally conscious. Young people are engaged to help save the forests and ecosystem in Malaysia while learning good money habits.

When kids learn about endangered species, there is an empathetic spark to want to DO something to help. EARTH HERO is designed to steer young people towards being mindful about living a more sustainable lifestyle.

EARTH HERO partners with APE Malaysia to explore and address environmental challenges in our community.


Be an

Here is how you can make a difference

Step 1

Open a
3-in-1 Junior Account

HLB Earth Hero
Protected by PIDM up to RM250,000 for each depositor.

Step 2

Download and register
for HLB Pocket Connect

HLB Earth Hero

Step 3

Complete tasks to
grow trees

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Make a Meaningful Difference
HLB Pocket Connect

Be an EARTH HERO while learning good money habits with the HLB Pocket Connect App.

Earn extra pocket money when you complete tasks. For each completed task, you will also grow 1 virtual tree in your App.

Once you have grown 20 virtual trees, HLB will plant a REAL TREE on your behalf.

Help us plant 2,500 trees in the Lower Kinabatangan Wildlife Sanctuary.

We planted 2,500 trees in 2021.

Help us plant another 2,500 in the Lower Kinabatangan Wildlife Sanctuary 2022!


#HLBEARTHHERO - Caught on Camera

See our tree planting squad in action!
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Signs of wildlife returning to the tree planting site!

Make Every Day Earth Day

Climate change, wildlife conservation, and other big picture issues facing our planet may seem much bigger than any of us, but even if you are still in school, you can make a tremendous difference.

Equip yourself with helpful tips and resources, new materials will be released on the 1st of each month.


Our earth is spectacular and unique. It is a complex ecosystem. Do you know what an ecosystem is? An ecosystem is a community of living and non-living components in an area that interacts with each other. Living components include plants and animals, while non-living examples are water, rocks, soil, weather, sand. Together, they make up a very special place called an ecosystem!

What is an Ecosystem?

JAN

2021

What is an Ecosystem?

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Types of Ecosystem

FEB

2021

Types of Ecosystem

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Food Chain

MAR

2021

Food Chain

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The Rainforest

APR

2021

The Rainforest

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Rainforest Functions

MAY

2021

Rainforest Functions

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Important Roles Of Animals

JUN

2021

Important Roles Of Animals

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Endangered Animals

JUL

2021

Endangered Animals

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Human and Wildlife Conflict

AUG

2021

Human and Wildlife Conflict

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Environmental Issue (Pollution)

SEP

2021

Environmental Issue (Pollution)

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Environmental Issue (Effects on Human and Environment)

OCT

2021

Environmental Issue (Effects on Human and Environment)

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Environmental Issue (Climate Change)

NOV

2021

Environmental Issue (Climate Change)

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Actions (Ways To Fight Climate Change)

DEC

2021

Actions (Ways To Fight Climate Change)

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Our country is rich with flora and fauna. They are all part of the ecosystem that makes Malaysia one of the most biologically diverse countries in the world. In this series, we will get to know some of the wildlife that live in our forests.

Mammals
(The Orangutan)

JAN

2022

Mammals
(The Orangutan)

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Mammals
(The Asian Elephant)

FEB

2022

Mammals
(The Asian Elephant)

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Mammals
(The Sun Bear)

MAR

2022

Mammals
(The Sun Bear)

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Mammals
(The Proboscis Monkey)

APR

2022

Mammals
(The Proboscis Monkey)

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Mammals
(The Sunda Clouded Leopard)

MAY

2022

Mammals
(The Sunda Clouded Leopard)

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Coming Soon
 

JUN

2022

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JUL

2022

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AUG

2022

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SEP

2022

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OCT

2022

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NOV

2022

Coming Soon
 

DEC

2022