LIONS CLUB OF KUALA LIPIS
Project Name: Sight First Project & Free Spectacle Project
Club : Lions Club of Kuala Lipis
Club no :5345-048741
Sponsor Club: Lions Club of Gua Musang
Charter Date : 14-06-1988
Charter President: Ln U Chen Hock
Centennial President: Lion Nirubashini A/P Amirthalingam
Project Name : SIGHT FIRST PROJECT
Organising chairman: Ln Joanne Loh Kah Jong
Purpose : To help the communities to detect their eye problems and to provide FREE eye cataract operations to the patients.
Description : Sponsorship of RM 50000.00 was received by CIMB Bank Kuala Lipis to do this project. We worked with Lions Club Sight First Mobile eye van to provide eye check services to the communities. Advises on various eye problems were given to the communities. Patients with eye cataract problems were send to Lions Club eye clinic for check up, operations and follow-ups check up. Our club took up all the expenses include operations, medicine, all the pre- and post-operations check up and transportation from Kuala Lipis to eye clinic, Kuala Lumpur and vice versa. 65 patients were successfully done the operations. Expenses for each patients were around RM 700 per person. Below are the no. of people who received eye-checking services for each project:
Project Name: FREE SPECTACLES PROJECT
Organising Chairman : Ln Chua Chee Keong
RM100 price deductions on each spectacle was given to the needed school students with eye sight problems by Soon Cheong Optical shop. Number of sponsorship provided by this company was 100 pairs or spectacles.
Submitted by: Sook Yee Tan