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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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)

Read More: PRESS RELEASE

MERCY MALAYSIA TO HOST FOURTH SULTAN NAZRIN SHAH LECTURE SERIES 2016 Discussion to raise public awareness on global migration and displacement crisis

Kuala Lumpur, 6th October 2016 – MERCY Malaysia will be holding its fourth Sultan Nazrin Shah Lecture Series on “Migration, Displacement and the Age of Humanitarian Crisis” on 23rd November 2016 at Sunway University. The lecture series, which was started in 2012 and named after the organisation’s Patron, aims to raise awareness among the general public on humanitarian issues as well as initiatives undertaken by various bodies for the common goal of alleviating human suffering.

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Kempen ‘Ramadan Appeal’ 2016 (Ramadan Appeal)

Kempen ‘Ramadan Appeal’ 2016.
Kempen ‘Ramadhan Appeal’ ini bertujuan untuk memberi bantuan sumbangan dana untuk projek:
1. Program ‘Khalifah Cilik Mercy’ di Afghanistan:
Dengan sumbangan sebanyak RM60, anda dapat membiayai kos makanan, pendidikan dan vaksinasi lengkap bagi seorang pelajar selama sebulan dalam ‘Program Khalifah Cilik Mercy di Afghanistan’.
2. Program ‘Bakul Makanan untuk Pelarian Syria di Kem Pelarian Lembah Bekaa, Lebanon’:
MERCY Malaysia bercadang untuk mengedarkan 2,340 bungkusan makanan di enam (6) buah kem pelarian tidak formal di Lembah Bekaa, Lebanon. Di dalam setiap bungkusan itu akan terdapat beras, makanan dalam tin, minyak masak dan tepung.
i. Bungkusan yang bernilai RM200 dapat membekalkan makanan untuk sebuah keluarga seramai 5 orang selama 2 minggu.
ii. Bungkusan bernilai RM400 dapat membekalkan makanan untuk sebuah keluarga seramai 5 orang selama satu bulan.
Bagi mereka yang berminat menghulurkan bantuan/menghulurkan dana bolehlah
• Membuat pembayaran melalui laman web kami di www.mercy.org.my/how-to-donate/

Contoh pilihan semasa membuat sumbangan di web:
Sila pilih Ramadan Appeal – Help Syria atau Help Afghanistan untuk sumbangan dana
• atau melalui pembayaran secara online kepada akaun bank kami MBB no: 5621-7950 4126
• Kami juga sedang dalam proses memohon meletakkan tabung MERCY Malaysia di beberapa masjid di Kuala Lumpur dan Selangor sepanjang bulan Ramadan, dan maklumat mengenainya akan dikongsikan dalam laman FB kami tidak lama lagi.
Sekian, terima kasih.