From Caring Come Courage
Kuantan, 17 March 2018 - Residential College Representatives 3 (PEKA 3) has successfully organized ‘From Caring Come Courage’ programme at the Seri Permai Welfare Home in Gambang, Kuantan Pahang. Nur Farisah as the program director explained on the programme's objective is to assist in the provision of daily activities for the benefit of the elderly while fostering mutual support in the needy society besides testing the resilience of students to accept new challenges.
The activity starts at 10.00 am, where students gather at the bus stop before departing to Taman Tas where the welfare house is located. Upon arriving, the team were greeted by En. Mohamad Fauzi Bin Ramli, the employee and manager of the welfare house. The cleaning activity started after getting some information from En Mohamad Fauzi and the students were divided into groups. Since most of the residents at this welfare home are men, therefor only male participants were allowed to do cleaning in the house. And the rest, female participants have cleared outdoors.
A friendly session started with the residents of the welfare house. While listening to their stories, the participants' representatives have made some singing show to rejuvenate the atmosphere while having the lunch together. The chairman of the welfare house, Tn Haji Zahari Bin Mamat shared some experience and stories about the welfare house will all the participants.
Principal of 3rd Residential College, Madam Rosjuliana presented at the event to handover the donations to the Seri Permai Welfare Home and subsequently officiating the closing of the ‘From Caring Come Courage’ programme. The event was ended with photography sessions.