Press Coverage

Lion Dance Performance Treat!

Friday, 13/2/2015 - 11:42pm

Our Lion Dance Performance treat for the clients on the streets caught the attention of our local Chinese media…

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Less fortunate families enjoy shopping spree

Friday, 13/2/2015 - 2:55pm

Press Coverage for the event kindly organised by Credit Guarantee Corporation (CGC), KL SOGO and Kechara Food Bank for 35 [...]

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Kechara contributes to the East Coast of Malaysia’s flood victims!

Saturday, 3/1/2015 - 3:10pm

As published today in Berita Harian, Sin Chew Daily and Utusan Malaysia respectively on Kechara’s contribution to the East Coast [...]

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Bring love and care to the East Coast

Sunday, 23/2/2014 - 12:36am

On 23 February 2014, Sin Chew Daily (East Coast) featured Kechara’s Soup Kitchen weekly food distribution in Kuantan…

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Bowling tourney in aid of charitable bodies

Tuesday, 9/7/2013 - 5:18am

In conjunction with World Hunger Day, DRB-Hicom employees involved in the fundraising Bowl-for-Bowl bowling tournament to provide humanitarian food aid [...]

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Breathe Easier with Tsem Rinpoche & Kechara

Thursday, 27/6/2013 - 5:35pm

His Eminence Tsem Rinpoche and Kechara Soup Kitchen volunteers were featured in a New Straits Times article on Wednesday 26th [...]

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New Straits Times reports on Kechara Soup Kitchen’s activity

Tuesday, 25/6/2013 - 5:41pm

Local English daily New Straits Times reported on Bosch Malaysia joint effort with Kechara Soup Kitchen in aid of the [...]

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New Straits Times: Bosch feeds the poor in partnership with Kechara

Thursday, 20/6/2013 - 12:59am

Local English daily New Straits Times featured global supplier of technology and services company Bosch feeds the homeless in partnership [...]

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Guang Ming Daily: DRB-Hicom donates to Kechara Soup Kitchen

Monday, 17/6/2013 - 12:25am

Recently DBR-Hicom, Malaysia’s leading corporation in the automotive manufacturing, assembly and distribution industry, donated RM20,000 to Kechara Soup Kitchen, as [...]

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The Star: IM4U collaborating with Soup Kitchen

Tuesday, 4/6/2013 - 12:25am

Recently, Malaysian local English daily The Star reported a program provided food for the homeless called “Cook4U”, collaborating with Kechara [...]

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(Un)Expected – Fashion with a Cause in Oriental Daily News and The Star!

Sunday, 2/6/2013 - 1:27am

The project (Un)Expected – Fashion with a Cause seeks to help those marginalised by society and champion the right of [...]

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New Straits Times: Youth group teams up with Soup Kitchen to help homeless

Wednesday, 29/5/2013 - 12:25am

On 29 May 2013, New Straits Times reported that youth group IM4U teams up with Kechara Soup Kitchen in helping [...]

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The Star: Celebrating A Meaningful New Year

Sunday, 10/3/2013 - 10:43am

The Star featured Kechara in collaboration with Sunway Pyramid shopping center to engage shoppers to share the joy of Chinese [...]

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Sekolah Sri Garden donates to Kechara!

Saturday, 19/5/2012 - 12:56am

Sekolah Sri Garden raised funds by organising a jogathon, and donated RM30,000 to Kechara. Thank you Sri Garden!

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An interview with Julia Tan – KSK’S Vice President

Saturday, 19/5/2012 - 12:54am

An interview with Julia Tan, Kechara Soup Kitchen’s Vice President…

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English Daily Features Launching of Mobile Clinic Service

Saturday, 19/5/2012 - 12:53am

On 9 May 2012, Malaysian English daily Malay Mail featured Kechara’s free mobile clinic service which was launched in the [...]

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Hunger Awareness Week by University of Nottingham

Thursday, 17/5/2012 - 12:55am

University of Nottingham organised a ‘Hunger Awareness Week’. About 200 staff and students packed 10,000 packs of food which were [...]

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Oriental Daily Features Launching of Mobile Clinic Service

Wednesday, 16/5/2012 - 1:26am

On 9 May 2012, Malaysian Chinese daily Oriental Press featured Kechara’s free mobile clinic service which was launched in the [...]

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Dato’ Ruby’s Journey of A Successful Business Woman & Mother…

Tuesday, 8/5/2012 - 11:43pm

China Press published an article on Kechara Soup Kitchen (KSK) President Dato Ruby Khong as a successful business woman and [...]

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Grace Leong: The Everyday Hero

Tuesday, 20/3/2012 - 12:15am

Remember this pretty face? You used to see her on Saturday nights wearing Kechara’s T-shirt, distributing food to Kechara’s homeless [...]

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A haven-ly start

Wednesday, 15/6/2011 - 12:53am

Support for Kechara Soup Kitchen (KSK) comes from all walks of life. Especially in Malaysia, this is not surprising at [...]

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Recipe for success

Friday, 10/6/2011 - 3:25pm

Since the establishment of Kechara Soup Kitchen (KSK) in 2006, the volunteer base has grown tremendously, with every volunteer having [...]

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Master chefs for the homeless

Tuesday, 24/5/2011 - 1:10pm

Vision KL recently featured KSK and Malaysia International Gourmet Festival (MIGF) working hand in hand to bring hope to the [...]

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A good role model

Sunday, 15/5/2011 - 4:55am

Dato’ Ruby Khong was recently featured in a five-page article in Jessica magazine, talking about her involvement in Kechara Soup [...]

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Racing to alleviate poverty

Friday, 15/4/2011 - 7:17pm

The growth of Kechara Soup Kitchen (KSK) has been nothing short of miraculous, expanding rapidly throughout the years from Kuala [...]

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Wine and dine to feed the homeless

Friday, 15/4/2011 - 4:58pm

KSK Penang is organising a fundraising dinner to raise funds for their new building’s renovations as well as support their [...]

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Feeding the homeless up north

Tuesday, 12/4/2011 - 4:44pm

With its new building under construction, KSK Penang will soon have a place just like the one in KL. Located [...]

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Lending support to fight poverty

Tuesday, 12/4/2011 - 4:26pm

In her speech, YAB Datin Paduka Seri Rosmah Mansor showed her appreciation to KSK and other non-governmental organisations (NGOs) for [...]

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A grand affair

Thursday, 7/4/2011 - 2:31pm

On a hot and humid Monday afternoon, a group of distinguished guests and volunteers gathered at Kechara Soup Kitchen’s (KSK) [...]

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The sky is the limit

Thursday, 7/4/2011 - 1:39pm

Many thought that she had reached her peak when she was selected as Forbes Asia’s list of 48 Heroes of [...]

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Featuring KSK’s community

Wednesday, 30/3/2011 - 9:50pm

Blessed with a stable government and located in a region of peace, Malaysians often take for granted the many opportunities [...]

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Tackling homelessness with support

Wednesday, 30/3/2011 - 9:34pm

Kechara Soup Kitchen (KSK) is very fortunate to have the government’s support in tackling homelessness. During KSK’s official opening, YB [...]

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KSK officially opens!

Tuesday, 29/3/2011 - 3:27pm

KSK was very fortunate to have the First Lady and wife of our country’s Prime Minister, Y.A.Bhg Datin Paduka Seri [...]

Homeless get five-star treat

Thursday, 3/3/2011 - 10:42am

In the next few weeks, selected hotels in Kuala Lumpur will collaborate with the MIGF to cook for the homeless. [...]

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Gourmet chefs cooks for a good cause

Wednesday, 2/3/2011 - 2:16am

At times when the homeless feel that they are outcasts of this society, heroes appear to lift their lives up. [...]

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Elevating life through food

Monday, 28/2/2011 - 1:34am

Read about Charlene, who was formerly homeless but now works for KSK on a full-time basis…

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Loving beauties

Monday, 14/2/2011 - 6:35pm

So you are beautiful on the outside, but what about on the inside? Are you generous? Do you make time [...]

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Winning women

Sunday, 13/2/2011 - 6:57pm

Celebrating women and their accomplishments is the aptly-titled Wanita magazine, a Malay-language magazine covering the Tribute to Women Awards…

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1Malaysia with AmBank

Thursday, 10/2/2011 - 6:52pm

Always on the look out for new partnerships, KSK loves to work with others who think just like we do, [...]

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From a heart of gold

Wednesday, 26/1/2011 - 2:06am

With her heart of gold, Dato’ Ruby Khong works with the noble vision to help as many people as possible…

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Come rain or shine

Thursday, 20/1/2011 - 9:52pm

Kechara Soup Kitchen (KSK) was established in 2006 and since that time, we have been diligently distributing food to the [...]

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When care is important

Thursday, 20/1/2011 - 8:36pm

Our work is our name, but what is more important about Kechara Soup Kitchen’s role on the streets is the [...]

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Graciously good

Thursday, 20/1/2011 - 11:52am

There are two sides to every person and when it comes to Dato’ Ruby Khong, there is one side that [...]

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Living the Christmas spirit

Wednesday, 22/12/2010 - 8:50pm

As you are munching on your Christmas dinner this Saturday, spare a thought for the homeless on the streets for [...]

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Working with Ambank

Tuesday, 14/12/2010 - 12:29am

On weekends, it is not uncommon for Kechara Soup Kitchen to distribute up to 600 packets of food in one [...]

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Finances feed the poor

Friday, 10/12/2010 - 8:01pm

For AmBank staff, poverty is not something they come across very often…

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AmBank cares with KSK

Friday, 10/12/2010 - 7:22pm

No one leads by example better than AmBank who have done more than just sponsor the renovations of our permanent [...]

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Warming hearts with food

Wednesday, 8/12/2010 - 5:52pm

Find out what our Project Directors Justin Cheah and Chua Siong Woan have to say about their roles, and why [...]

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Care on the streets

Friday, 3/12/2010 - 3:10pm

How do you inspire others to do more? How do you influence people to get involved? By getting involved yourself!

Compassion on the streets

Friday, 19/11/2010 - 12:57am

Healthy living is not just about a physically healthy body, or a mentally sound mind but also a compassion-driven spirit…

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How AmBank helped

Thursday, 14/10/2010 - 1:37am

How did Kechara Soup Kitchen (KSK) make our new building a great base from which we can serve the homeless? [...]

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On the edge of greatness

Friday, 8/10/2010 - 7:01pm

Ruby was interviewed by Malaysia’s premier business and politics publication, The Edge, for her perspective on the culture of philanthropy [...]

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Walking the talk with AmBank

Sunday, 26/9/2010 - 3:56am

When Kechara Soup Kitchen (KSK) was looking to begin the renovations of our new building, we knew exactly what we [...]

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In it to win it!

Thursday, 2/9/2010 - 6:48am

It might have been Liaison Jamie Khoo’s first fund-raising event, but there’s no doubt it was an unqualified success, so [...]

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Joining hands to help

Wednesday, 18/8/2010 - 1:37pm

Timeless Elegance are hosting an event to pay tribute to men and women aged 35 years and above, who have [...]

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A gala affair

Tuesday, 17/8/2010 - 10:46pm

Even as late as August, Malaysian Tatler is still covering our May gala dinner! Hosted by Melvin, Mouawad and ECMI [...]

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An all-pervading love

Tuesday, 17/8/2010 - 10:16pm

What does compassion look like? Well, it has many faces but at Kechara Soup Kitchen, compassion takes the form of [...]

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Interviewing an angel

Wednesday, 4/8/2010 - 8:42am

Following their interview with Kechara Soup Kitchen, Malaysia’s premier radio station BFM conducted an in-depth interview with our President Ruby [...]

Joining hands to help

Thursday, 22/7/2010 - 12:07am

If hunger knows no barriers, then the help offered should know no barriers too. Click below to read The Star’s [...]

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Getting to know you and all about you

Thursday, 22/7/2010 - 12:00am

Kechara Soup Kitchen has been so effective in our work to help the homeless, that the Star wanted to find [...]

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A rare bid for peace

Thursday, 15/7/2010 - 3:04am

Well, the only reason you might not have heard of our upcoming peace-themed dinner is if you’ve been living in [...]

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It’s not oak-kay to be homeless

Thursday, 15/7/2010 - 12:08am

As an increasing number of organisations recognise the good work that Kechara Soup Kitchen does for the homeless and urban [...]

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Food for good

Wednesday, 14/7/2010 - 3:12am

Two months down the line, and coverage of our event by Melvin and Mouawad is still continuing…

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Love KL, hate homelessness

Tuesday, 6/7/2010 - 6:07am

BFM, Malaysia’s premier business radio, joined Kechara Soup Kitchen on one of our rounds, where we work to make the [...]

Reaching out

Thursday, 1/7/2010 - 8:40am

Kechara Soup Kitchen’s tireless work to house the homeless of Kuala Lumpur has once again attracted the attention of The [...]

Doing Good, Feeling Good

Tuesday, 1/6/2010 - 11:06am

Well, there’s no more aptly-titled publication for our President Ruby Khong to appear in than Women’s Weekly…after all, she is [...]

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Glamour for a Good Cause

Thursday, 27/5/2010 - 3:09pm

In an article titled Glamour for a Good Cause, Malaysia’s largest daily The Star report on a recent event organised [...]

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Sin Chew Covers KSK

Friday, 21/5/2010 - 10:40am

Sin Chew want to help us help others…otherwise, why else would they feature Kechara Soup Kitchen (KSK) in their newspaper, [...]

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The Care of a Mother

Friday, 21/5/2010 - 10:35am

There is no one more caring than our mothers who, at the very least, spend nine months carrying and caring [...]

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Hospitality for the Homeless

Tuesday, 18/5/2010 - 2:49pm

Help us to help others! For further information on how you can join us in the fight against homelessness, contact [...]

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Prestige for Ruby

Thursday, 13/5/2010 - 2:56pm

Since our President Ruby Khong became one of Forbes Asia

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Angel of the Streets

Thursday, 13/5/2010 - 1:17pm

The Star recently published a full one-page article on our President Ruby Khong. Of course, it WOULD be our opinion [...]

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Melvin and Mouawad: Glamour for KSK

Thursday, 6/5/2010 - 3:26pm

Celebrating the height of glamour for a good cause as always, Melvin Lam Haute Couture is organising a Charity Gala [...]

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Kechara Soup Kitchen: Feeding the Spirit

Saturday, 1/5/2010 - 12:56am

Flavours is always about eating and living well but this month, there’s an article with a difference in Malaysia’s premier [...]

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Sweet Support

Wednesday, 24/3/2010 - 1:33pm

One of Kechara’s members, Dino Goh, writes a column for Red Tomato, a free Chinese-language weekly newspaper. This week, Dino [...]

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