Lions Club of Batu Pahat

Project Name : Book Drive : Give the Gift of Reading

Club : Lions Club of Batu Pahat
Club No. : 45814
Sponsor Club :
Charter Date : 19 February 1986
Charter President : Dickie Tan
Centennial President (2016-2017) : Potter Ka Kai Fong
Project Name : Book Drive : Give the Gift of Reading
Project Description :

1. Objective of the Signature Project
Instead of recycling the old books, now we give the old book a second life. We give the gift of Reading to collect the old books from the public then at the same time we let the public to take whatever books they felt they needed and we also donate the suitable story books to the local school library in needs.
This book drive will be conducted on every second weekends of the month in Batu Pahat Mall since 2014. Lion Joey Pour is the project chairperson for this monthly book drive.

2. Started

3. Members Involved
10 members

4. Benefited
500 involved

5. Man hour spent
15 hour/month

6. Frequency

7. Fund needed

8. Source of Fund
Donation from public

9. Critical success factor
This project was s community self sustain project where the community, Lions and friends of Lions donated their old books to our club. The Batu Pahat mall sponsor a venue for us to organised such book donation drive monthly. The Lions members, Leo members and friend of Lions volunteer in the monthly book drive. While the book drive, public can feel free to donate or take whatever books where they felt it was needed. Thereafter, there is a donation box for public to make donation in any amount they wished. Those fund raised will become the project fund of the Lions Club of Batu Pahat to carry out more service activities.

10. Other info

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