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Penang Food Distribution Report: 21 – 25 March 2016

Friday, 25/3/2016 - 6:38pm

For Monday night’s food distribution, Ben Ngo sponsored 130 packets of hot vegetarian food, spring rolls and curry puffs prepared by KDU Penang students; Khaw Poh Lean sponsored 100 bananas and E.K.Puah sponsored 100 buns…

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Kechara Soup Kitchen Report: 12 -19 March 2016

Saturday, 19/3/2016 - 8:18pm

Students from La Salle School helped us to sort out the clothes and the kitchen. Thank you for the wonderful [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 14 – 17 March 2016

Thursday, 17/3/2016 - 6:38pm

For Monday night’s food distribution, Secretariat Sukarelawan India USM sponsored 120 buns, 120 bottles of drinking water and 120 apples; [...]

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Kechara Soup Kitchen Report: 27 February – 11 March 2016

Friday, 11/3/2016 - 8:15pm

We are very happy for William who will no longer be on the streets. He will begin his drug rehabilitation [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 7 – 10 March 2016

Thursday, 10/3/2016 - 7:32pm

Rosaline Heah sponsored 120 packets of vegetarian fried noodles, 120 packets of drinks, 120 pieces of butter cake, 200 bananas and [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 29 February – 3 March 2016

Thursday, 3/3/2016 - 7:20pm

Students from KDU Penang prepared and cooked 120 packets of rice with three dishes for Monday night’s food distribution. A [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 23 – 25 February 2016

Thursday, 25/2/2016 - 7:25pm

This week, students from Penang Free School and students from AEISEC in Universiti Sains Malaysia came to help to distribute [...]

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Kechara Soup Kitchen Report 14 – 21 February 2016

Sunday, 21/2/2016 - 12:11pm

This week, we have six new interns from TAR University College! All of them are in their final year of [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 16 -18 February 2016

Thursday, 18/2/2016 - 5:50pm

During Tuesday’s food distribution rounds, in conjunction with Chinese New Year, Lions Club of George Town Mutiara sponsored the food, [...]

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Kuala Lumpur Soup Kitchen Report: 10 – 16 February 2016

Tuesday, 16/2/2016 - 11:37pm

The week came with a good start; both Mat and Liew are now off the streets. They were both hired [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 1 – 4 February 2015

Thursday, 4/2/2016 - 11:37pm

During Monday’s food distribution rounds in conjunction with Chinese New Year, goodie bags and ang pows (red packets) were distributed [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 25 – 28 January 2016

Thursday, 28/1/2016 - 7:25pm

During Monday’s food distribution rounds, Khaw Poh Lean sponsored 110 bananas while Beng Ngo sponsored 120 packets of hot food [...]

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Kuala Lumpur Soup Kitchen Report: 17 – 23 January 2016

Saturday, 23/1/2016 - 11:38pm

This week started with 51 volunteers who turned up to help with the night time food distribution in Johor Bahru. [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 18 -21 January 2016

Thursday, 21/1/2016 - 7:20pm

10 regular food recipients had their blood pressure checked. One of them felt like vomiting and had stomach pains which [...]

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Kuala Lumpur Soup Kitchen Report: 3 – 9 January 2016

Saturday, 9/1/2016 - 5:34pm

On Saturday night a total of 1,105 sets were distributed in 11 areas throughout Kuala Lumpur. SegiFresh was our generous [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 4 – 7 January 2016

Thursday, 7/1/2016 - 12:08pm

On Monday’s food distribution rounds, EK Phuah sponsored 100 buns and Khaw Poh Lean sponsored 110 bananas…

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Kuala Lumpur Soup Kitchen Report: 27 December 2015 – 2 January 2016

Saturday, 2/1/2016 - 7:45pm

This week, our medical team gave assistance to a total of 69 clients. Thanks to the work of Dr Vala, [...]

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Penang Soup Kitchen Report: 28 – 30 December 2015

Wednesday, 30/12/2015 - 7:45pm

During Monday’s food distribution rounds, Bayview Beach Resort sponsored 120 packets of fried rice, 120 hard boiled eggs, 120 bottles [...]

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Kuala Lumpur Soup Kitchen Report: 20 – 26 December 2015

Saturday, 26/12/2015 - 7:45pm

This week at Kechara Soup Kitchen, we celebrate Dr S. Madhusudhan winning The Star newspaper’s inaugural Golden Heart Award. Dr [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 21 – 23 December 2015

Wednesday, 23/12/2015 - 5:39pm

During Monday’s food distribution rounds, EK Phuah sponsored 100 buns, Khaw Poh Lean sponsored 110 bananas, Sharon Foo sponsored 110 [...]

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Kuala Lumpur Soup Kitchen Report: 13-19 December 2015

Saturday, 19/12/2015 - 5:49pm

We are very grateful to Hokto Malaysia who donated 150 cartons of Bunapi Mushrooms to be used in our food [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 14-17 December 2015

Thursday, 17/12/2015 - 5:37pm

During Monday’s food distribution rounds, EK Phuah sponsored 100 buns and Khaw Poh Lean sponsored 110 bananas. 39 students and [...]

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Penang Soup Kitchen Report: 7 – 10 December 2015

Thursday, 10/12/2015 - 3:37pm

During Monday’s food distribution rounds, EK Phuah sponsored 100 buns, Khaw Poh Lean sponsored 230 bananas, Betty and Otto Feistle [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 30 November – 3 December 2015

Thursday, 3/12/2015 - 5:39pm

During Monday’s food distribution rounds, EK Phuah sponsored 100 buns, Khaw Poh Lean sponsored 120 bananas, USM students sponsored 100 [...]

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Kuala Lumpur Kechara Soup Kitchen Report: 22-28 November 2015

Saturday, 28/11/2015 - 9:34pm

This week, youthful volunteers from Brickfields Asia College delivered supplies to families registered with KSK’s Food Bank program. The students [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 23-26 November 2015

Thursday, 26/11/2015 - 5:39pm

During Monday’s food distribution rounds, Khaw Poh Lean sponsored 100 bananas and Cheong Yik Ping sponsored 100 buns. Despite the [...]

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Kechara Soup Kitchen has a busy week

Monday, 23/11/2015 - 6:08pm

Kechara Soup Kitchen had an eventful week from November 14 to 21. Our clients were treated to essentials like reading [...]

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Penang Soup Kitchen Food Distribution Report: 16-19 November 2015

Thursday, 19/11/2015 - 5:42pm

During Monday’s food distribution, Lions Club of George Town Mutiara sponsored 110 packets of fried noodles, 110 bottles of drinking [...]

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Penang Soup Kitchen Food Distribution Report: 9-12 November 2015

Thursday, 12/11/2015 - 5:24pm

During Monday’s distribution, 18 staff from Farlim Group Bhd joined our volunteers to distribute food. In conjunction with Deepavali, the [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 2 – 5 November 2015

Thursday, 5/11/2015 - 1:49pm

For Monday night’s food distribution, EK Phuah sponsored 100 buns, Khaw Poh Lean sponsored 120 bananas and Cheong Yik Ping [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 26 – 29 October 2015

Thursday, 29/10/2015 - 10:29am

EK Phuah sponsored 100 buns, Khaw Poh Lean sponsored 120 bananas and Cheong Yik Ping sponsored 100 buns for Monday’s [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 24 – 27 October 2015

Tuesday, 27/10/2015 - 5:16pm

On Monday, staff from Bayview Hotel came to help with food distribution and sponsored 120 packets of hot food and [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 19 – 22 October 2015

Thursday, 22/10/2015 - 3:43pm

This week, the medical team encountered two patients with fungal infections on their legs. The wounds were cleaned by the [...]

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Kechara Soup Kitchen Penang Fundraising Dinner 2015

Sunday, 18/10/2015 - 2:11pm

Kechara Soup Kitchen Penang’s fundraising dinner was held on 18th October 2015 at the Macalister Ballroom, Eastern & Oriental Hotel, [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 12 – 15 October 2015

Thursday, 15/10/2015 - 10:25am

The volunteers for the medical team were Ooi Yin Chew, Howie Lee, Loh Yu Mi and Sin Dee. There were [...]

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Announcing A Change of Leadership

Friday, 9/10/2015 - 11:13am

On behalf of His Eminence the 25th Tsem Rinpoche and the Board of Directors of Kechara, Datuk May Phng, the [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 5 – 8 October 2015

Thursday, 8/10/2015 - 10:35am

The following individuals and corporates sponsored food for Monday night’s food distribution. EK Phuah sponsored 100 buns and Bayview Hotel [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 28 September – 1 October 2015

Thursday, 1/10/2015 - 6:40pm

For this week, our volunteers for Medical Team were Jin Goh and Linny Neoh. Two patients sought treatment for blood [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 21 – 24 September 2015

Thursday, 24/9/2015 - 5:13am

Volunteers for our medical team were Howie Lee and Caxyn Wong. Four patients were treated. Three of them came for [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 14-17 September 2015

Thursday, 17/9/2015 - 5:19am

Due to the worsening haze situation, our volunteers distributed face masks to our food recipients…

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 7 – 10 September 2015

Thursday, 10/9/2015 - 5:17am

The volunteers for the medical team were Khaw Mei Ming and Khaw Poh Lean. One patient had a wound on [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 17 - 20 August 2015

Thursday, 20/8/2015 - 11:27pm

Twelve members from Lions Club George Town Mutiara turned up to help with food distribution on Monday. They also sponsored [...]

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Penang Food Distributions Report: 10-13 August 2015

Thursday, 13/8/2015 - 5:09pm

For Monday’s food distribution, Tan Lip Gey sponsored 110 packets of fried noodles, 110 packets of soya drinks, 110 pieces [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 3 – 6 August 2015

Thursday, 6/8/2015 - 5:10am

These are some of the sponsors for the week: EK Phuah sponsored 110 buns, Khaw Poh Lean sponsored 120 bananas, [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 27 – 30 July 2015

Thursday, 30/7/2015 - 5:10pm

Lions Club of George Town Mutiara sponsored 120 packets hot food and 120 buns, EK Phuah sponsored 110 buns and [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 20 – 23 July 2015

Thursday, 23/7/2015 - 4:57pm

On Monday, Bayview Beach Resort sponsored hot food, drinking water and fruits. Three of their staff volunteered in the food [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 13 – 16 July 2015

Thursday, 16/7/2015 - 4:57pm

E.K. Phuah sponsored 110 buns and Khaw Poh Lean sponsored 120 bananas for Monday’s food distribution rounds. Four Points by [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 6 – 9 July 2015

Thursday, 9/7/2015 - 4:57pm

Food for Monday night’s food distribution was sponsored by Ooi Poh Tin while Khaw Poh Lean sponsored bananas…

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 22 – 25 June 2015

Thursday, 25/6/2015 - 5:09pm

Nine staff from Bayview Beach Resorts joined our volunteers for food distribution on Monday night. Food for Tuesday was sponsored [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 15 – 18 June 2015

Thursday, 18/6/2015 - 5:13pm

Thirty students from Kolej PTPL sponsored hot food and participated in Wednesday’s food distribution. It was a first time experience [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 8 – 11 June 2015

Thursday, 11/6/2015 - 5:10pm

Despite the heavy downpour, volunteers turned up to distribute food, snacks, fruits and drinks to the less fortunate on the [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 1 – 4 June 2015

Thursday, 4/6/2015 - 5:10pm

E.K. Phuah sponsored 110 buns and Linny Neoh sponsored 100 chocolate buns for Monday night’s food distribution…

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 18-21 May 2015

Thursday, 21/5/2015 - 11:24am

Sponsors for this week’s food: E.K.Phuah – 110 buns, Khaw Poh Lean – 200 bananas and Cheong Yik Pin sponsored [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 5-7 May 2015

Thursday, 7/5/2015 - 11:24am

There was no street food distribution on Monday (4 May 2015). Hot food on Tuesday was sponsored by Lions Club [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 27-30 April 2015

Friday, 1/5/2015 - 5:32pm

Six patients came for blood pressure checking and there were no requests for wound cleaning. The following individuals sponsored food [...]

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Surprise birthday cakes on the streets for our clients

Tuesday, 28/4/2015 - 3:20pm

Over the course of the month, we gave birthday cake surprises to our clients on their birthdays. Some of our [...]

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Kechara Helps Flood Victims in Kuala Lipis

Thursday, 23/4/2015 - 2:29pm

New mattresses, pillows and blankets were delivered to flood victims in Kuala Lipis, Pahang. We were only able to deliver [...]

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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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Dato’ Ruby Khong visits Holy Apostles Soup Kitchen, NYC!

Wednesday, 22/4/2015 - 7:01pm

Our President, Dato’ Ruby Khong, recently paid a visit to the Holy Apostles Soup Kitchen located in New York City…

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Kumit Receives Medical Assistance

Wednesday, 22/4/2015 - 2:19pm

Kumit was admitted into Institut Perubatan Respiratori Kuala Lumpur to receive medical assistance from the doctors. He is resting well…

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Multi Media University helps Kechara Food Bank

Tuesday, 21/4/2015 - 2:44pm

More deliveries were made to poor and needy families through Kechara’s Food Bank delivery programme thanks to the help of [...]

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Thank You Very Much Sponsors!

Monday, 20/4/2015 - 4:39pm

Special thanks to all the kind individuals / corporate sponsors who have contributed to our activity recently. Our deepest appreciation [...]

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More Families Benefit from Our Food Bank Programme

Saturday, 18/4/2015 - 11:12pm

More and More families who are in need of assistance benefitted from our Food Bank programme recently thanks to the [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 13-16 April 2015

Thursday, 16/4/2015 - 4:37pm

Eight students from Segi College led by Patricia Ho turned up with hot food, drinking water and fruits and joined [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 6-9 April 2015

Thursday, 9/4/2015 - 5:31pm

Three patients came for medical treatment this week: Patient 1 – Slight fever. Was given two paracetamol. Patient 2 – [...]

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University Malaya Students Join Our Food Bank Delivery Programme

Thursday, 9/4/2015 - 3:53pm

More and more families in need of assistance have recently benefitted from our Food Bank programme thanks to the help [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 30 March-2 April 2015

Thursday, 2/4/2015 - 4:12pm

Food for Monday night distribution was sponsored by Tan Lip Gey and Rosaline, food for Tuesday was sponsored by Lions [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 23-26 March 2015

Thursday, 26/3/2015 - 4:11pm

Six staff from City Bayview Hotel and Bayview Beach Resort joined our volunteers to distribute the food they sponsored on [...]

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Tanarata International School donates to KSK!

Saturday, 21/3/2015 - 6:53pm

Thank you very much Tanarata International School for this beneficial and meaningful effort by helping to raise funds for our [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 16-19 March 2015

Thursday, 19/3/2015 - 4:11pm

Students from Kolej Komunity Tasek Gelugor, with the support of iM4U, sponsored the food and joined our volunteers for street [...]

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KSK Shanghai on TV!

Saturday, 14/3/2015 - 5:12pm

Kechara Soup Kitchen (KSK) Shanghai was on TV recently to discuss how homeless people should be treated. This is a [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 2-5 March 2015

Thursday, 5/3/2015 - 2:41pm

Fourteen staff from Fairchild Semiconductor (M) Sdn. Bhd. joined in our food distribution rounds on Monday night. They also sponsored [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 16-17 February 2015

Tuesday, 17/2/2015 - 2:48pm

Volunteers turned up early to pack Chinese New Year goodies and angpows before setting out to distribute to the less [...]

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Lion Dance Treat for Our Clients on the Streets!

Sunday, 15/2/2015 - 3:00pm

Our friends on the streets were treated to a Lion Dance performance tonight! The show kicked-off from our soup kitchen [...]

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Surprise Birthday Celebration for Uncle Low

Thursday, 12/2/2015 - 11:09pm

It was a touching moment for two of our clients last night. From our records, we noticed that Uncle Low’s [...]

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