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Chai Quan Yew Makes a Big Difference in the Lives of Children

"Education is the most powerful weapon, which you can use to change the world".- Nelson Mandela. This is the famous quote by the father of love and generosity of nation. He remained in the hearts of everyone because of his dedication to the youth. This is a part of educating and guiding the youth towards the right path of life. This quote is also a one way of showing children on becoming better people.

Time posted: Monday, 09 February 2015

The Noble Vision and Gesture of Tee Seng Jian

Tee Seng Jian is a normal nine-year old boy from Klang City in Selangor State, Malaysia. Just like any kid of his age, Seng Jian loves to play, goes to school and eats his favorite foods.

Time posted:Thursday, 23 October 2014

A Fundraiser's Story - Kent Ong

"Kent, I have observed that you run and swim zealously. But I have a question for you: How many lives have you saved by running and swimming? My advice to you is don't get addicted to sports, get addicted to changing other people's lives".

Time posted:Tuesday, 01 July 2014

Spreading The Love Around

A HUG a day keeps the blues away — or so the saying goes. And the Hugs for Love campaign aims to do just that in the name of charity.

Time posted:Monday, 02 June 2014

Volunteers Provide Free Hugs

THE MESSAGE of love can be conveyed through a simple but sincere hug. This was what shoppers at 1Utama Shopping Centre discovered when volunteers hugged 1,200 people for the Hugs for Love campaign.

Time posted:Monday, 02 June 2014

A Fundraiser's Story - Stephanie

I stumbled upon the PeopleGiving website while I was surfing the web, and decided that I'd make my next birthday a meaningful one by raising funds for charity. My plan was to ask for donations instead of gifts for my birthday this year. My campaign titled "Donating my 22nd birthday for charity" was created to raise funds for Rumah KIDS, a charity home I've chosen.

 

Time posted:Monday, 08 April 2013

We Have Come This Far… PEOPLEGIVING 2012 MILESTONES

Giving is a gesture that we apply in our daily lives, be it giving money or toys to our children or giving food and gifts to our family and friends. However, bear in mind that giving is not just limited to the material things that we do touch and see, it travels beyond the material world. Giving Love is one of the most important aspect and privilege that we as humans have within us but rarely put it to its full potential.

 

Time posted:Wednesday, 06 March 2013

Walking Their Way to a Stroke-Free Life

It was a sunny day filled with a lighthearted vibe. Clusters of sports enthusiasts were stretching their sleepy limbs and engaging in casual conversations around the beautiful Taman Tasik Titiwangsa. However, this was a Sunday morning like no other, as wheelchair-bound individuals stood out amidst the crowd.

 

Time posted:Tuesday, 06 Nov 2012

World Stroke Day and The Courageous 13 Campaign

On the 29th October 2012, people throughout the world will commemorate World Stroke Day. Closer to home, 2012 will also mark the National Stroke Association of Malaysia's (NASAM) participation in the international World Stroke Day on a greater scale, much more than we've ever done in previous years. World Stroke Day provides NASAM with an excellent opportunity to increase public awareness of stroke and the availability of prevention measures, treatment and short and long-term care and support for stroke survivors.
 

Time posted:Friday, 12 Oct 2012

Support of suppliers makes difference to volunteering work

The Star approached various suppliers for quotations for a variety of work to be done for the makeover of 10 shelter homes and was pleasantly surprised by the response of three suppliers.
 

Time posted:Wednesday, 03 Oct 2012

Press Release: PeopleGiving Launch 1st Oct 2012

PeopleGiving is launched on 1st Oct 2012, in collaboration with The Star's Do Good Volunteer.

Time posted:Tuesday, 02 Oct 2012

PeopleGiving Soft Launch

The soft launch of PeopleGiving coincided with the four-day CommunicAsia 2012 event from the 19th to the 22nd of June in Singapore.

Time posted:Tuesday, 19 June 2012