Success Stories

Helping Very Sick Ah Ling

Thursday, 15/6/2017 - 6:39pm

During a Saturday night distribution round, we were alerted that one of our long time clients, Ah Ling, was very sick. After noting that Ah Ling had pus and blood stains on her clothes…

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Off the Streets: Drug Free and Reunited with Family

Friday, 23/9/2016 - 1:19am

We are incredibly happy for him as this is what we really wanted to see; clients being off the street [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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Off the Streets: Uncle Tang

Thursday, 23/4/2015 - 9:21am

Uncle Tang checked into Yayasan Kebajikan Global Kuala Lumpur shelter today. There he was given a new set of clothing [...]

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Off The Streets: Mr. Low

Monday, 20/4/2015 - 11:14pm

With our help, Mr. Low checked into Rumah Petros and was accepted as a resident in the rehab centre to begin [...]

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A Shelter for Pak Man

Thursday, 16/4/2015 - 2:35pm

Through our efforts, Pak Man is checking into the shelter today where he will be cared for and given proper [...]

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Off The Streets: Yue

Wednesday, 15/4/2015 - 11:11pm

Yue lost all his belongings after ending up on the streets. We helped him replace his lost Mykad and ATM [...]

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Two Saved from the Streets of Johor Bahru

Sunday, 12/4/2015 - 2:26pm

Two of our newly met homeless clients were referred to Anjung Singgah Johor Bahru for temporary stay and onward job [...]

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Off The Streets: Mr. A

Thursday, 9/4/2015 - 11:15pm

We recommended Mr. A to a restaurant that was looking for a kitchen helper. We sent him to be interviewed and [...]

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A Shelter Home for Uncle Tee

Wednesday, 1/4/2015 - 5:09pm

Another of our homeless clients is off the streets tonight! Uncle Tee checked into Pusat Kebajikan Global in Kepong for [...]

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A Taxi Called Home

Friday, 27/3/2015 - 5:18pm

Formerly a taxi driver, Uncle Chan was forced to stop driving when his cataract problem became worse. He had no [...]

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SOS help for Uncle Wong

Wednesday, 25/3/2015 - 1:27pm

Uncle Wong was feeling very weak this morning and was unable mobilise himself. His condition was alerted to us by [...]

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A Home for Mr Pang

Monday, 23/3/2015 - 5:58pm

Mr. Pang, a new friend from the streets whom we met last night, is now ‪off the streets and permanently living [...]

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Welfare Aid for Uncle Lim

Monday, 23/3/2015 - 4:27pm

Uncle Lim have been homeless for many years. He does daily odd jobs to make ends meet and had no [...]

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Off The Streets: Uncle Tai

Wednesday, 18/3/2015 - 11:24pm

We brought Uncle Tai for a follow up medical treatment this afternoon before settling him into New Creation Home for [...]

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Off The Streets: Hayati and her four children

Wednesday, 18/3/2015 - 11:29am

Kak Hayati is very thankful for all the help she received, especially to the friends she made on the streets [...]

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Off The Streets: Suresh and His Young Family

Wednesday, 11/3/2015 - 4:44pm

It is never pleasant to see people sleeping on the streets, especially women and children let alone infants. Unfortunately, this [...]

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Off The Streets: Berona

Thursday, 5/3/2015 - 3:10pm

We helped Berona seek shelter in Yayasan Kebajikan GLOBAL Kuala Lumpur for a temporary stay before referring him to a [...]

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Off The Streets: Mr. Chong reporting for duty!

Thursday, 5/2/2015 - 11:21pm

Reporting for duty. Mr Chong’s new workplace and seen here guided by his ever welcoming supervisor En Shukri through the [...]

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A New Home for Uncle Aru

Thursday, 5/2/2015 - 2:29pm

Homeless Uncle Aru was sent to Lovely Nursing Home today for permanent stay. He was very thankful for our help [...]

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Off The Streets: Mr Lee

Friday, 30/1/2015 - 10:57pm

Congratulations to Mr Lee for he is now off the street. He started working in this restaurant as a general [...]

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Off The Streets: Uncle Tea

Thursday, 29/1/2015 - 12:43pm

Homeless no more! Uncle Tai, who was beaten and robbed the other night, is now living ‪off the street‬s in Pusat [...]

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Off The Streets: Uncle Wong

Tuesday, 27/1/2015 - 12:36pm

Homeless no more for Mr Wong, who is starting his new job as a restaurant cook today! We are very [...]

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Off The Streets: Uncle Low

Monday, 26/1/2015 - 11:05am

We decided to send Uncle Low back to Telemong (near Karak) and fortunately, we were able to locate his home [...]

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Off The Streets: Matsusin

Wednesday, 21/1/2015 - 3:20pm

Matsusin passed his job interview today and is looking forward to starting his new job in a restaurant that will [...]

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Off The Streets: Rama

Monday, 19/1/2015 - 10:58pm

Mr. Rama, whom we met on the streets on Saturday night, was referred to Positive Living Shelter today to begin [...]

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Three More Off the Streets!

Friday, 16/1/2015 - 5:34pm

Three more clients left the streets yesterday! We rejoice that they are safe from the dangers of the streets and [...]

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Off The Streets: Ganesan

Thursday, 15/1/2015 - 5:31pm

Ganesan received treatment in Institute Perubatan Respiratory Hospital Kuala Lumpur, to cure him of tuberculosis. He will follow a strict [...]

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Off The Streets: Sathia, Vijaya and Pathinathan

Wednesday, 14/1/2015 - 4:14pm

Three homeless people are off the streets tonight! We helped Sathia replace his lost Mykad at Putrajaya recently so that [...]

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Off The Streets: Soh

Monday, 12/1/2015 - 11:05am

Soh collects and sells recyclables and was referred to us by a fellow client. We gave him a new set [...]

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Off The Streets: Ah Min

Tuesday, 6/1/2015 - 9:03pm

We recently helped an unidentified mentally-challenged client (who wanted to be known as Ah Min) to find shelter in PJ [...]

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Off The Streets: Jeannie

Tuesday, 6/1/2015 - 2:31pm

Jeannie was left stranded after she decided to leave her boyfriend for good. She ran away from her boyfriend in [...]

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Off the Streets: Aunty Ong

Thursday, 2/10/2014 - 12:11pm

We are very happy for Aunty Ong for she will no longer be sleeping on the streets tonight onwards. A [...]

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Off the Streets: Din and Wan

Tuesday, 2/9/2014 - 10:29pm

We referred both Din and Wan to Anjung Singgah Kuala Lumpur to receive temporary accommodation and to help them seek [...]

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Four more homeless off the streets

Thursday, 21/11/2013 - 9:30pm

Kechara Soup Kitchen successfully helps another three people off the street! They are Sim Soon Choy (56 years old), Uncle [...]

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A new home for Uncle Chia and Uncle Liow

Sunday, 29/9/2013 - 2:40am

Another two uncles are safely off the streets! Uncle Chia and Uncle Liow became official residents of the Charis Sheep [...]

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Off the street – Ganapati and Shila with their son Jonathan

Saturday, 21/9/2013 - 5:53am

Kechara’s Soup Kitchen came across this homeless family in the Bangkok Bank area 3 weeks ago. With the help of [...]

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Better vision for Uncle Ong

Saturday, 21/9/2013 - 5:36am

With the help of Kechara Soup Kitchen and VISTA, Uncle Ong gets a new pair of spectacles for better vision…

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Helping Chris

Saturday, 21/9/2013 - 5:26am

Chris who was jobless for a month found a new job with the help of Kechara Soup Kitchen, we rejoice [...]

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Uncle Ng and Aunty Charlene join the KSK family

Thursday, 18/11/2010 - 11:42pm

Kechara Soup Kitchen recently recruited two senior citizens from the streets to help in our new soup kitchen building. Ng [...]

Bad luck turned good

Thursday, 21/10/2010 - 2:56pm

Kechara Soup Kitchen came to know Zaidi when he approached our volunteers for food during one of our midnight rounds [...]

Securing Ng’s future

Monday, 11/10/2010 - 5:11pm

The poor economy has been hard on many people, and Ng Lian Hoi is no exception. For 10 years, Ng [...]

A comfortable bed for Uncle Jami

Tuesday, 10/8/2010 - 1:09pm

During recent midnight rounds, we met Jami Har Singh at the Pekeliling Monorail station. 64 years old and homeless for [...]

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Helping two at once

Tuesday, 3/8/2010 - 8:51am

62 years old and abandoned by her children three months ago, Elumalai A/P Munusamy has been wandering on the streets [...]

From Kelantan to KL and back…Kamarul and KSK!

Monday, 26/7/2010 - 4:55pm

On 18 July 2010, we found Kamarul sleeping in the corridor of a shoplot during one of our regular food [...]

A long road home

Sunday, 25/7/2010 - 2:57pm

Many stories of people living on the streets do not usually have such a happy ending, but Kechara Soup Kitchen [...]

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Reunion under the stars

Saturday, 24/7/2010 - 2:29pm

In one of the most touching stories involving Kechara Soup Kitchen’s (KSK) work, we recently helped to reunite two women [...]

Shoe shopping for Shamsul

Wednesday, 23/6/2010 - 9:19pm

Shamsul sleeps on the streets and sometimes stays in his friend’s room whenever it’s convenient. He had been out of [...]

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Helping Uncle Ng

Wednesday, 9/6/2010 - 5:58pm

Things are looking up for Ng Fook Look who, until just recently, has been receiving assistance from Kechara Soup Kitchen [...]

A New Life for Shaipol

Tuesday, 1/6/2010 - 10:15am

We meet Shaipol during our Saturday midnight food distribution rounds in KL Sentral. We were about to leave the area [...]

Karni, Homeless No More!

Thursday, 20/5/2010 - 11:52am

Throughout his life, Karni Iskandar was never close to his family who discriminated him for being different. The single child [...]

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Lucky Muraly

Thursday, 13/5/2010 - 12:58pm

We were in the Jalan Pudu area and just about to finish our Saturday food distribution when we saw a [...]

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Discriminated for Being Different

Thursday, 13/5/2010 - 12:05pm

On one of their regular midnight food distribution rounds, volunteers found Laburd and Yusof sleeping in a hidden area in [...]

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Persistence Pays Off for Uncle Lim

Thursday, 6/5/2010 - 12:37pm

Uncle Lim Ah Lee has been one of KSK’s most interesting and challenging cases yet. 73 years old and relatively [...]

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Uncle Gopal Goes Home

Thursday, 29/4/2010 - 11:37am

For Uncle Gopal, a 58 year old man, sleeping on the streets for the last month and a half has [...]

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Low Teng Sun Finds Shelter

Thursday, 29/4/2010 - 11:29am

For Low Teng Sun, another one of our elderly clients, sleeping on the streets will now be a thing of [...]

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Chung Soon Kiong and Lee Kam Seong Off the Streets!

Wednesday, 31/3/2010 - 3:32pm

Another great Kechara Soup Kitchen (KSK) success story sees KSK placing two homeless clients, Chung Soon Kiong and Lee Kam [...]

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Krishnan Gets a MyKad… and is Looking for Work!

Sunday, 14/3/2010 - 12:27am

Kechara Soup Kitchen (KSK) first came to know J. Krishnan last year, when we found him sleeping on the streets…

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Dolamin Rasdi

Wednesday, 10/3/2010 - 5:15pm

When Dolamin Rasdi returned to Malaysia after working in Singapore, he never imagined that he would one day end up [...]

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Muhamad Fauzi Bin Mahatin

Wednesday, 10/3/2010 - 4:45pm

Kechara Soup Kitchen first came to know Muhamad Fauzi on the midnight rounds. 24 years old and quiet, Fauzi did [...]

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‘Mother’ and ‘Son’ Off the Streets Together

Wednesday, 3/3/2010 - 10:24pm

Stephen A/L Muthuraman, who is 36 years old, and Lelia A/P Arumugam, who is 47, have been sleeping on the [...]

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Giving Hope to Five More People!

Wednesday, 3/3/2010 - 9:59pm

In the wake of recent news coverage featuring the help that Kechara Soup Kitchen (KSK) and other soup kitchens offers [...]

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Off The Streets: Mr. Tan Liew Fook!

Friday, 22/1/2010 - 8:05pm

Hailing from Kluang, Johor, Mr. Tan Liew Fook is the youngest of four siblings from a broken family. Never close [...]

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Helping Uncle Cheong

Sunday, 10/1/2010 - 3:34pm

There is more happy news for the Kechara Soup Kitchen group this week…we managed to shelter Uncle Cheong in Ti-Ratana [...]

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Shanmuga, Dorey and Siven – Off The Streets!

Sunday, 10/1/2010 - 2:43pm

For KSK, the week has ended with three fewer homeless people in the world!

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Siti Fatimah

Monday, 30/11/2009 - 8:08pm

It was like any other Sunday when, during one of our food distribution rounds in Brickfields, one of our Team [...]

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Chong Min Koon

Thursday, 8/10/2009 - 3:24am

Through the efforts of KSK, a heroine addict has found help…and there is one less homeless person on the streets [...]

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Wong Ngae Seng

Thursday, 8/10/2009 - 2:10am

Through the efforts of a dedicated volunteer, tonight there is one less homeless person in the world. Read about how [...]

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Ong Teong Chooi

Friday, 4/9/2009 - 6:00pm

This is Uncle Ong Teong Chooi. He will be 70 years old on 15th November 2009. Despite his advanced age, [...]

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