Club : Lions Club of Tanah Merah
Club No. : 120639
Sponsor Club : Lions Club of Kota Bharu
Charter Date : 31 October 2013
Charter President : Kang Bee Kiong
Centennial President (2016-2017) : Tan Gim Joo
Project Name : International Goodwill Trip
Project Description :
The Goodwill trip is to nurture a relationship between two countries as well as maintain a progressive interaction between two nations. During the trip we visit, donate and feed the needy, especially old folk, orphans and special children. We also have fellowship with local Lions Clubs and District Governor. On our visit to Songkla and Hadyai in 2016, we had met up with District Governor of District 310B, Mr. Songphon Techa-anantrakoon and his 2nd Vice District Governor, Mr. Vatis Boonyaprakarn; Lions Club President of Hatyai, Mr. Photsawat Viwat Phaisannon and Lions Club President of Sadao, Mr. Veeravit Boonpongmanee .
Our Lions had gained local cultural experience and a friendly relationship built between local Lions Clubs and Lions Club of Tanah Merah, Kelantan.
1. Objective of the Signature Project
(a) To carry out cross border charity and humanitarian services.
(b) To nurture a goodwill relationship between two countries.
(c) To get to know, build relationship and fellowship with local Lions Clubs and Lions leaders.
(d) To learn and gain experience of local culture.
3. Members Involved
10 to 15
100 to 400
5. Man hour spent
100 man hour
Once a year.
7. Fund needed
2 days of donating and feeding of the needy RM3000 to RM5000.
8. Source of Fund
LC Tanah Merah Project Fund.
9. Critical success factor
There are three critical success factors for the project to sustain:
(a) The support from the Thai Royal Consulate in Kota Bharu. Our director, Ln Kang Bee Ann, JP, was the President of the Friend of Thailand (FOT) has built a good relationship with the Thai Royal Consulate over the past few years.
(b) The interest of our Lions to carry out charity and humanitarian services abroad.
(c) Our financial ability.
10. Other info
Submitted By : Tan Gim Joo