QNET Celebrates 15 Glorious Years
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DESCRIPTIONQNET celebrates 15 years of success by holding 15 social responsibility events in 15 different locations around the world. Theres no better way to celebrate such a significant milestone than to give back to society.
- celebrates Glorious Years
Fundraising to Empower the Less Privileged in Hong Kong QNET Hong Kong staff partnered with RYTHM Foundation to raise funds for the Hong Chi Pinehill Preschool Centre by baking and preparing treats and drinks, and selling them to their co-workers and to QNET Independent Representatives. They also celebrated Flag Day by selling flags to passers-by at Causeway Bay in order to generate funds for EFC of China, an NGO. 7 & 14 September 2013 | QNET Hong Kong Office and Causeway Bay District A Special Time at the Zoo The mentors and mentees of Vijayaratnam Foundations FOOTPRINTS Mentoring Programme in Malaysia had the wildest time of their lives during their visit to Zoo Negara. They prepared food for the animals, played games with them and shared their knowledge about the animals with each other. 7 September 2013 | Zoo Negara in Selangor, Malaysia Wild Africa and Reptile Gardens Tour at Singapore Zoo! Mentors of the FOOTPRINTS Mentoring Programme in Singapore prepared two educational programmes at Singapore Zoo for their mentees to enjoy the Wild Africa tour where they were told about the unique characteristics of each animal found in the wild and Reptile Gardens tour where they had the chance to have close encounters with a python and other scaly reptiles. 7 September 2013 | Singapore A New Taekwondo Milestone for Agathians Shelter Boys The Agathians Shelter boys, who have been undergoing Taekwondo training for the past three years under the patronage of Vijayaratnam Foundation, have indeed grown by leaps and bounds in terms of their skills as well as the colours of their belts, according to the Taekwondo Malaysia examiner who did their recent grading. 7 September 2013 | Agathians Shelter in Petaling Jaya, Malaysia Toy Library for the Orang Asli Children in Serendah 8 September 2013 | Kampung Orang Asli Serendah in Hulu, Selangor, Malaysia The educational toy library, donated by QNET, is accessible to around 150 children who will now be able to enhance their cognitive and social skills through fun educational toys. Merdeka Raya Open House 8 September 2013 | QNET Malaysia Office in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia To celebrate Merdeka and Raya, QNET selected 15 underprivileged families as recipients of hampers, each containing three big bags of essential goods (rice, flour, sugar, biscuits, oil, can food, instant noodles, milo, milk, etc). The hampers, which were donated by Independent Representatives and staff, were presented by several network leaders including V Partner Sathi Senathirajah. Field Trip to Beautiful Indonesia Miniature Park QNET Jakarta staff brought students of SDN 01 and 02 Karet Kuningan-Setiabudi on an educational and cultural trip to Taman Mini Indonesia Indah (Beautiful Indonesia Miniature Park). 8 September 2013 | Taman Mini Indonesia Indah in Jakarta, Indonesia Life Education for the Girls of Moravinna Staff of our affiliate company in Sri Lanka celebrated World Education Day at the orphanage. The girls watched the educational movie Abaa which tells the stories of the ancient kings of Sri Lanka; had a decoration contest; enjoyed their group and solo dance performances; and, were given a lecture on personal hygiene and nutrition. 8 September 2013 |Moravinna Ladies Hostel in Panadura, Colombo, Sri Lanka Books for the Salvation Army Boys Home Quest International University Perak (QIUP) planned a month-long campaign to collect books from its students and staff. A total of 500 books for all age groups were collected, most of which were brand new. Even the recycled books were still in very good condition. Twenty QIUP employees visited the home to hand over the collected books. 11 September 2013 | The Salvation Boys Home in Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia HomePure Units Installed at Al Qoz Labour Camp 12 September 2013 | Al Qoz, UAE The Middle East regional office of QNET donated five units of Home Pure Water Purification System to a labour camp in Al Qoz which were installed in an accommodation block that houses about two thousand residents. Young Hearts @ Ocean World 12 September 2013 | Siam Ocean World in Bangkok, Thailand QNET Thailand staff took 30 girls from Ratjavithi Home for Girls to an exciting journey deep underwater at Siam Ocean World where they got to see, among many things, a live shark-feeding and a dance routine headlined by a shark, a penguin, a stingray and two otters. Disaster Preparedness Training for Sagad High School Students QNET Philippines staff brought representatives of the Emergency Response Team of the Philippines to educate and train the students and teachers of Sagad High School in Pasig City on the proper responses and safety measures during natural calamities. 200 of the students were also given survival kits each containing rice, mung beans, a whistle, a flash light, a trash bag, and a first aid kit. 12 September 2013 | Pasig City, Philippines Empowering Students of Plai Laem School The Koh Samui staff of QVI, QNETs popular vacations service provider, celebrated World Education Day by visiting the school to spend time with a class of 51 students and teach them basic English concepts and vocabulary. 13 September | Plai Laem School in Koh Samui, Thailand Basic Computer Education for Bombay Municipal Corporation School Students QVI staff in India conducted basic computer training for the students of Bombay Municipal Corporation School by holding a demonstrative lecture on the basics of computer usage and engaging the children in hands-on activities. 13 September 2013 | Govandi, Mumbai Singapore Coastal Cleanup QNET Singapore staff participated in The International Coastal Cleanup Day in order to raise awareness and inspire solutions to the problems faced by marine life. 14 September 2013 | East Coast Park in Singapore | www.qnet.net