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SHELTER CHARITY CLIMB 2015
Our Annual Charity hike is back once more! This time around, we are raising funds for the education of our children. We are starting training for the hike soon so for those who are interested, please call us at 03-79550663 or send us an email at "Office@shelterhome.org".
WE ARE LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERS
Are you looking to get more involved with your local community?
Do you enjoy working with children and young people?
Are you passionate about big issues affecting society today and building children's awareness and self-confidence to cope with the challenges of tomorrow?
If this sounds like you, SHELTER needs you!
Perhaps you'd like to contribute a couple of hours once a week? We know that your time is precious so we will work with you to make sure you get the most out of your experience with us - from working directly with our children.
To enquire more, go to "Contact Us" and write us your enquiries or contact us at 03-79550663. For application, please go to "How can I help" on the top left navigation bar, download our volunteer form and send it to us at "Office@shelterhome.org". Hope to hear from you soon!
JUMBLE SALE 2015
JUMBLE SALE 2015 is COMING!!
We have our Delicious Nasi Lemak, Books, Electrical Appliances, Toys, Stationery, Furniture and many others!
This event is to raise funds for our children primarily and to also reach out to you guys in getting to know us better as well!
Do share this news to your friends and we hope that many would come to support us on this event. We are also looking for sponsors and donors who would like to donate any of the following goods above or even other items. Email us at the "Contact us" page or contact us at 03-79550663 for more info on this event.
We will see you then!
ON THE ROAD AGAIN
SHELTER COMMUNITY CHRONICLES
Seeds of Destiny
Replenished: Kampong Pandan Settlement food distribution
More than 30 families and children aged 4 to 18 receive benefits from Shelter Community outreach. It takes faith and sensitivity to make choices that will shelter our future generation. If we consider ourselves a caring society it is pivotal to sow seeds of empowerment for a diverse harvest.
Whether it is reaching out to marginalised families of Kampong Pandan Indian Settlement in Taman Maluri, Cheras or children of single mother, Inthumai in Kota Damansara, the bigger picture is about engaging young lives for the highest good. It’s a fruitful year for renewed interconnectivity.
Several parents of families in Petaling Jaya, Klang, Kuala Lumpur and its outskirts are assisted with links to suitable job vacancies. Irene* a single mother in Kampong Muhibbah and Ramesh* of Impian Baiduri flats are two of them. What then is the scope of Shelter Community and how effective is its impact?
Without trying to reinvent the wheel, our focus is being a catalyst, to create self-reliance and dignity among urban poor children. It is to partner with other social ministries, NGOs, medical support, government agencies, corporations and individuals. The challenge that beset us is a centrifugal one.
As 2014 draws to a close, words of single parent Hannah Sankat, 40 resonates the feelings of what families not too far from you undergo. “To make ends meet each month is like riding a wounded elephant through muddy waters.” The crucial question: “How can you be part of the solution?”
Hannah works as a cleaner in PJ to support her eldest daughter Sathaya, 16 and Daniel, 10. She aims to find means to supplement a RM500 monthly income for her leg ligament treatment and children’s schooling. Her dream is to qualify for a town board subsidised flat and to make a difference.
Contributions you make to support children and families as mentioned here shall be impetus to breakthroughs. This very moment is a seed to new branches of collaboration and investment. We are not just teachers; we are coaches of the world’s greatest resource: children! Sow with us. *names changed
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