20170719 Refugee child undergoing surgery

20170719 Refugee child undergoing surgery

In Malaysia, there is a Rohingya refugee from Myanmar who has a son with orofacial cleft. Without the money to treat his son, he turned to Doctors Without Borders for help. Doctors Without Borders then contacted UNHCR, who referred the case to TIMA. Finally, TIMA found a doctor who is willing to perform the surgery […]

20170717 Giving gifts to staff at dialysis center

20170717 Giving gifts to staff at dialysis center

Students from Tzu Chi kindergarten in Penang, Malaysia visited the Buddhist Tzu Chi Dialysis Centre in Penang to present gifts to patients and nurses, bringing much joy and laughter to the otherwise sterile environment.

20170717 Experiencing the joy of giving

20170717 Experiencing the joy of giving

In Malaysia, the Tzu Chi Klang Branch held a day for the students and their parents from the parent-child class to visit an old folks home and care recipient’s home. After the day of service, they have learned to cherish blessings and experience the joy of giving

20170717 Love and care for a senior

20170717 Love and care for a senior

In Malaysia, Tzu Chi care recipient Ng Hoe suffers from mobility problems after he had a stroke last year. Learning he usually sleeps in a chair at night, Tzu Chi volunteers from the Kuala Lumpur and Selangor Chapter brought him a Jing Si folding bed to use. In addition, they also installed safety rails in […]

20170715 Cleaning up for care recipient

20170715 Cleaning up for care recipient

In Malaysia, a Tzu Chi care recipient who lives in Johor Bahru suffers from multiple illnesses such as kidney disease, diabetes, and high blood pressure. As she has to pay a lot in medical expenses, she lives in poverty and she is unable to care for her house. To provide her with a comfortable living […]

20170715 An elderly recycling volunteer

20170715 An elderly recycling volunteer

Also in Malaysia, there are over 1,000 families living in the community of PPR Desa Tun Razak in Kuala Lumpur. Tzu Chi volunteers have been promoting environmental protection in this area and have invited many residents to do recycling. Among the participants is 84-year-old Wong Lai Kuen, who is extremely devoted to recycling.

20170715 Children with special need recycle

20170715 Children with special need recycle

In Malaysia, students in a special education class at an elementary school in Malacca started practicing recycling at school last year. Their teacher took them to a Tzu Chi recycling station to learn about recycling, and also held talks about environmental protection.

20170715 Bookfest in Kuala Lumpur

20170715 Bookfest in Kuala Lumpur

In Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Jing Si Books and Cafe has been invited to join the BookFest at Malaysia 2017. This is the 10th year that this company has participated in the exhibition. Since the bookfest lasted for nine days, local volunteers took turns to serve at the booth and introduce Tzu Chi’s publications to the […]

20170712 Raising funds for a TC International School

20170712 Raising funds for a TC International School

In Malaysia, a Tzu Chi volunteer from the Kuala Lumpur and Selangor Chapter usually helps people sew clothes at home. After learning that this chapter is going to establish a Tzu Chi International School in Kuala Lumpur, she teamed up with two other volunteers to sew special quilts for a charity sale. They will donate […]