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Updates from Our Food Bank!

Wednesday, 20/7/2016 - 12:35am

We would like to welcome a new member to our small permanent team – Vivian Hor! A long time volunteer, Vivian will coordinate the Food Bank program. Her focus is on streamlining the food distribution process…

Penang Food Distribution Report: 13 – 16 June 2016

Thursday, 16/6/2016 - 12:51pm

For Monday night’s food distribution rounds, Ben Ngo sponsored 140 packets vegetarian fried rice, E.K. Phuah sponsored 100 pieces buns, [...]

Telling Their Stories

Friday, 10/6/2016 - 1:57am

Here are some of the happy and sad stories of people of the streets… In search for a better living, [...]

University Students Raised Funds for Kechara Soup Kitchen

Friday, 3/6/2016 - 10:44pm

Students from UCSI University raised a total of RM3,800 for Kechara Soup Kitchen’s food programme in their recent community service [...]

Off The Streets!

Off the Streets: Wan

Friday, 10/6/2016 - 3:18pm

Wan was stranded on the streets for about a week and was referred to us by a fellow client. The 41-year-old Kelantanese had no one else to turn to because all 10 of his siblings have their own families…

Off the Streets: Uncle Yin

Tuesday, 7/6/2016 - 3:14pm

Really happy to update that Uncle Yin, who went to the drug rehabilitation centre a few months back, is doing [...]

Off the Streets: Uncle Lim Reunited with His Family

Wednesday, 1/6/2016 - 11:27pm

Kechara Soup Kitchen has successfully reunited Uncle Lim with his family. Special thanks to Yu Mi, Andy, Jetson and the [...]

Abandoned Siblings Off The Streets

Thursday, 14/4/2016 - 8:20pm

Last Saturday, two siblings, aged 17 and 14, walked into Kechara Soup Kitchen’s centre in Jalan Imbi asking for second [...]

A New Lease of Life for Mr Chin

Monday, 27/4/2015 - 4:00pm

Mr. Chin has checked in to New Creation Home to begin his rehabilitation programme. We thank Mr. Ng of New [...]

Off The Streets: Sani and Shadan

Saturday, 25/4/2015 - 6:21pm

Two more of our clients were helped off the streets yesterday after Sani and Shadan (cousins) moved into their new room [...]

Dorai Reunited with his family

Saturday, 25/4/2015 - 4:25pm

Dorai came to our soup kitchen yesterday seeking assistance to be placed in a shelter. He had been on and [...]

Kechara Soup Kitchen Committee 2015-2016

President: Henry Ooi
Vice President: Julia Tan
Secretary: Chuah Su Ming
Treasurer: Ooi Beng Kooi
Committee Members: Justin Cheah, Patsy Gooi, Grace Leong, Phng Li Kim

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