Children and their caretakers from 13 childrens' home together with Ms Eva Hew
On 29th December, there was a Gift Presentation Ceremony. 165 children from the participatning children's home were invited to Cheras Leisure Mall for a Christmas Celebration and for the gift presentation ceremony. There were a line of interesting activities are
Special movie screening by Goldren Screen Cinemas
-Legend of a Rabbit: The Martial of Fire
Delicious Buffet Lunch
& last but not least
Hoverboard Dancing workshop
All these events were part of the derivation from a meaningful programme known as
Toy Bank, A Gift of Love?
" Toy Bank, A Gift of Love programme is a community initiative to connect people to areas of need in society. Since it's inception in 1999, it has it's shoppers to express their care and concern for the underprivileged children.
This year, Santa lending Cheras Leisure Mall a helping hand by trying to fulfill the wishlist of over 400 Children from 13 Childrens home through the mall's annual community programme, that is Toy Bank, A Gift of Love
Click here for the on the criteria of buying a safe toy
"Over the years, we are glad that the Toy Bank programme has become a continued tradition for many regular donors. They are returning every year to participate in the Toy Bank programme, bringing along more friends and family members, helping this meningful cause to grow stronger together. As a community shopping mall, it is our mission to give back to the community that we operate in, and with society at large. The Toy Bank programme is served as a bridge to encourage interaction and connection between different parties in the communities" said Ms Eva Hew, Assistant General Manager, Marketing and Promotion (Retail), Property Division, PPB Group Berhad
Trying to browsing the hastag #toybank in instagram, I have found there were some people who is trying to spread their love about this too! Here are some of them.
And from Uncle Daniel who taught the children how to ride Hoverboard on the day
This year (2015), Cheras Leisure Mall has managed to collect around 2700 gifts throughout the period (4-27 December 2015). Apart from the gifts prepared according to the children's wish lists, shoppers also donated household necessity items such as rice, cooking oil, toiletries and etc.
The happening during the Gift Presentation Ceremony, over 165 Childrens and media were invited.
From one of the participating Charity homes, Rumah Bakti Nur Syaheera. The rest of them are
Shepherd's Centre Foundation
Trinity Community Children’s Home
Persatuan Kebajikan Warga Tua Dan Kanak-Kanak WP
Pusat Jagaan Beribuan Kasih, Kajang
Bodhi Homecare Cheras, San Pedro Orphanage Home
Rumah Sayangan, Rumah Kanak Kanak Angels
Persatuan Kebajikan Kanak-Kanak Cornerstone
Yayasan Sunbeams Home, Rainbow Home
Pusat Majudiri Y for the Deaf
A total of 400 children from 13 childrens houhome and charity houses that benefits this year.
Fantastic Street hip hop style Dance performance leading by Rebecca Lee and her crew member.
Gift Presentation Ceremony started right after that.
Representatives of participating charity house receiving gift from Ms Eva Hew, Assistant General Manager of Marketing & Promotion, PPB group
Children happily received the gifts that could be their wishlist =D
Hoverboard Dancing workshop for the children before coming to an end.
Contact: 03 - 9130 5586
Cheras Leisure Mall
8, Jalan Manis 2, Taman Segar,
56100 Cheras, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur.