Care Project to Bau (Joint with Leo Club Of St.
Date: 23th August 2009
That morning, Leo Club of Swinburne University Sarawak decided to join in
the Care project with Leo Club of St. Thomas to Bau. Leos from our club present were
Leo Danny Lai, Joanne Lim, Kelvin Chong, Darrel Lim,Chong Man Yen, Yeo May Ying,
Vincent Teo, Phang Boon Fui, Rosemary Yen, Thein Jia Yee. The project is aimed at
exposing the members of the club to the concept of servicing and volunteering as well
as to raise the awareness about the less fortunate ones living in the rural areas in our
We meet the Leos and Lions from Leo Club of St. Thomas at Siang Siang
Coffee Shop in MJC at 10AM and started our journey after that.
Details of the family:
• Father ,aged 43, works as a contract worker cutting grass.
• Mother, aged 39, house wife.
• Monthly income <RM200
• Survived on the vegetables grown on a small garden patch across the road
and meat is a luxury for them
• No electric and piped water supply.
• The hut of their house does not have a ceiling and is 9 years old.
No. Name Age Relationship Remarks
1 Norhayati 18 Daugther School dropout, single mother
2 Siti 12 Daugther OKU, not going to school
3 Siti Norlia 10 Daugther Stayed at home, not going to
4 Siti 8 Daugther Staryed at home, not going to
5 Mohd. Arif 5 Son Home
6 Siti 3 Daugther Home
7 Mohd 2 Grand Son Home, son to No.1
We interacted with them. In the end, we donated bags of Rice x 10kg,
1 or 2 bottle of cooking oil x 5kg, cans of Condense Milk, Biscuits, trays of
chicken egg, some instant noodles, Sugar, used clothings and many more.