CHESIRE HOME FUND RAISING AND CHARITY FAIR
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Article by Rose Cheah
This fundraising activity was held on 3 July 2017 at the premises of Chesire Home, Jalan Ong Tiang Swee
The objectives of this activity are to:
a) raise fund for Chesire Home.
b) raise awareness among Kuching residents on facilities and services provided by Chesire Home.
c) create awareness amongst the nursing students about the importance of community services.
Chesire Home is an institution that provides residential care, general nursing care, medical attention, occupational training and rehabilitation for the mentally and physically disabled residents.
One clinical instructor and 5 student nurses from International College Advanced Technology Sarawak (ICATS) Nursing School took part in this activity.
Items sold on that day were Lo Mai Kai, Vegetable Kueh, Bak Chang, Fried Chicken Wings, Kacangma , Popcorn, Soy Milk and Fried Chicken Rice. In addition to that, local vendors donated organic eggs to be sold on that day. The students also packed soft toys for sale, as well as plants provided by clinical instructor.
Everything for sale proved to be a hit success at the event as it was all sold out before noon. The total amount of sales achieved by our stall was more than RM 1300.
Nursing students had the opportunity to meet and talk to the public about ICATS and the ICATS Programme and also they distributed brochures to the public. They have also collected 32 data survey forms from the public.
i-CATS Students group photo during the Chesire Home Fund Raising and Charity Fair