Highlights of the Week
4June – Lions Club of Georgetown Mutiara sponsored 100 packets hot food, drinking water and cakes, and helped to distribute the food to our less fortunate clients on the streets.
5 – 8 June – As part of their community service, Citibank staff came to pack and distribute food that they sponsored.
9 – 10 June – A 2-day roadshow was held in Penang Times Square. We set up the Kechara Food Bank bin and shoppers donated lots of food items, which filled up the bin by the end of the roadshow! We shared some of the donated food with House of Hope, an NGO, which also provides food to poor families. One of our volunteers from Indonesia, Ching Hon, also came to support us. From our donation box, we collected around RM950.
Volunteers – C.S.Cheam, Garrick Gooi, Sponsor – E.K.Phuah – 100 pieces buns
Lions Club of Georgetown Mutiara – 100 pkts hot food, water and cakes.
Volunteers – Stanley Ong, Christine Choo and Citibank staff – 55 pkts
Volunteers – Michael Taylor, Andrew Chiam, Caxyn Wong and Citibank staff – 58 pkts
Volunteers – Tina Gooi, Andrew Chiam and Citibank staff – 50 pkts
Volunteers – Ms. Teoh, Adreena Ng, Dorothy Hoo. Ms Teoh also sponsored hot food to the recipients – 55 pkts