MERCY MALAYSIA RESPONDS TO SOUTH ASIA FLOOD IN BANGLADESH 2017

MERCY MALAYSIA RESPONDS TO SOUTH ASIA FLOOD IN BANGLADESH 2017
KUALA LUMPUR, 22 AUGUST 2017 – With the recent flood devastation that hit Northern districts of West Bengal on 16th of August this year resulting one third of Bangladesh under water, MERCY Malaysia will be deploying its team on Friday, 25th August 2017 as Bangladesh’s worst flooding in years.

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(above) MERCY Malaysia’s Bangladesh Refief Fund Appeal 2017.
(below) MERCY Malaysia’s team ready to be deployed.

MERCY MALAYSIA PROVIDES EMERGENCY RESPONSE TO EARTHQUAKE IN LEYTE, PHILIPPINES

MERCY MALAYSIA PROVIDES EMERGENCY RESPONSE TO EARTHQUAKE IN LEYTE, PHILIPPINES

Kuala Lumpur, 17th July 2017 – On 6th July 2017, a 6.5 magnitude earthquake occurred in the island of Leyte in the Philippines, causing major damages in Barangays of Ormoc City particularly upland Barangays including six upland Barangays namely Tongonan, Cabaon-an, Milagro, Lake Danao, Cabintan and Gaas.  Over 700 aftershocks have been recorded (ranging from magnitude 1.5 to 5.8), including a major aftershock measuring 5.8 magnitude (previously pegged at 5.4) on the 10th of July, in the days that followed.

To date, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council Philippines reported two (2) deaths with 329 injured. A total of 1,136 families’ homes have been affected, resulting in large displacement of civilians of upland Barangays mentioned to relocate to temporary shelters in open spaces, covered courts, chapels and some schools without any access to proper water, hygiene and sanitation.

Read more: http://mercy.org.my/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/PRESS-RELEASE-MERCY-PROVIDE-EMERGENCY-RESPONSE-TO-LEYTE-_.pdf

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Download Brochure Frost the Trail myMERCYrun 2017

MERCY Malaysia and Frost & Sullivan are collaborating for the first time to organise the Frost the Trail myMERCYrun 2017, which is aimed at raising awareness about MERCY Malaysia’s local and international humanitarian efforts, as well as raising funds for its humanitarian work.

 

To register for the Frost the Trail myMERCYrun 2017, please visit the MERCY Malaysia and Frost the Trail myMERCYrun 2017 at https://www.simplygiving.com/Event/FTTMMR2017

Download the brochure here: FA-FTT_KL_Brochure 2017_Final

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Frost & Sullivan and Mercy Malaysia are proud to bring to you Frost the Trail myMERCYrun 2017!

PC BANNER MERCY RUNFrost & Sullivan and Mercy Malaysia are proud to bring to you Frost the Trail myMERCYrun 2017!

Frost the Trail KL Corporate Challenge is a yearly Green CSR initiative organized by Frost & Sullivan. 100% proceeds from the entry fees from the run will be given to MERCY MALAYSIA.

MERCY Malaysia is an international non-governmental organization established in 1999. MERCY Malaysia focuses on providing medical relief, sustainable health – related development and risk reduction activities for vulnerable communities, in both crisis and non – crisis situations. Find out about the great work that Mercy Malaysia does here www.mercy.org.my

Join our corporate challenge and charity fun run and fundraise for an important cause while you are at it!!

RACE DETAILS

https://www.simplygiving.com/Event/FTTMMR2017

Date: Saturday, 22 July 2017
Time: 7am – 11am
Venue: Kepong Botanical Garden, Kepong
Race Categories: 8km (Individuals), 5km (Team of 4), 2.5km (Family Fun Run, 2 Adults & 2 Kids below 12)
Fees: RM250 (For Individual or Family Fun Run), RM1,000 (Team of 4)
Medals: The top 3 teams and top 3 individuals will be presented with a medal
Closing date for Registration: 3 July 2017
Timing Chip and Bip collection: 15 July 2017 (5km and 8km only)
Participants will get: Goodie bag and Finisher T-shirt
How to Register

Click on the red “Register Now” button above and follow the instructions
Fill in your details on the form and select the running category and T shirt size.
Pay the required registration fee.
Wait, there’s more! Follow the next step of instructions to create your own personal fundraising page. Be a fundraising champion for Mercy Malaysia, by sharing your page widely with colleagues, friends and family and asking them to support with a small donation.
All funds raised will go to Mercy Malaysia.
ALL DONATIONS ARE QUALIFIED TO RECEIVE A TAX EXEMPT RECEIPT (CORPORATE / PERSONAL)

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