SWP EEC Day 2 – Tourism Malaysia, Putrajaya/KL

The SWP EEC ambassadors were guests of Tourism Malaysia for a full day, starting with a visit to the Tourism Malaysia office in Putrajaya. A group photo at Tourism Malaysia lobby. Ambassadors at the Tourism Malaysia meeting room. The Director-General of Tourism Malaysia addressing the SWP ambassadors. A group photo with the Director-General of Tourism…

SWP EEC Day 1 – Soroptimist International Club Friendship day, KL

The SWP EEC Programme began with all 17 ambassadors congregating in Kuala Lumpur to celebrate Soroptimist International Friendship day on October 3rd, 2013. At a dinner hosted by SISWP President, Puan Sri Siew Yong Gnanalingam, the ambassadors met each other for the first time and several shared their presentations of their club projects.   Hayley…

Soroptimist International South West Pacific EECP 2013

This SISWP Educate, Exchange Connection Program 2013 is the initiative of SISWP President Puan Sri Siew Yong Gnanalingam. Sharon Saw from SIPJ was very privileged to be one of four ambassadors chosen from Malaysia. She represents SI Petaling Jaya and will be visiting SI Wellington and three other clubs in that region. The other three ambassadors…

CSR Project for KAF

Club member Suria has once again tied SIPJ up with the KAF Youth Cricket Tourney at Selangor Club, Bukit Kiara. It is a CSR project for KAF, and they allocate funds for charities then. In 2011, SIPJ received RM2,000 from them. This time around, our Project SHINE has been selected as two of the main…

Conference of Clubs

Conference of Clubs (COC) was held in New Zealand. COC is a biennial meeting of all the clubs in the SI federation known as Soroptimist International of the South West Pacific(SISWP). SIPJ members were proud to be there to celebrate our very own club member Puan Sri Siew Yong being installed as President of SISWP…

Fundraising Event in aid of Kechara Soup Kitchen

On 5 September, SIPJ organised a fundraising talk and high tea in aid of Kechara Soup Kitchen (KSK) at Concorde Hotel Kuala Lumpur. KSK is a community action group which distributes food to the homeless and urban poor. Prominent celebrity urologist Professor Dr. George Lee provided an entertaining and informative talk, provocatively entitled ‘Men’s Health…

MAMMA MIA! THE SI-QUEL

Celebrate with us towards a good cause. There is an appeal from WAO. They are facing closure of their Refuge and Child Care Center if they don’t get help. How to contribute? It’s simple! Put on our dancing shoes/boots/platforms and party the night away! The anniversary dinners at SIPJ which I had attended so far…