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18 May KICKING OFF RAMADHAN BY PROVIDING SAHUR TO THE HOMELESS

KUALA LUMPUR, May 18, 2018 “Usually we serve breakfast on Wednesday mornings but during Ramadhan, we instead provide the homeless with sahur (a pre-dawn meal),” says Institut Onn Ja’afar (IOJ) CEO Charles Mohan. Charles was referring to IOJ’s switch from its JOM BEKPES campaign, a weekly morning...

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27 Apr UNITED STATES NAVY VISITS KL’S UNDERPRIVILEGED KIDS

KUALA LUMPUR, April 17, 2018 Around 200 underprivileged children in Kuala Lumpur were treated to a visit by 30 personnel from the United States Navy, an official from the United States Embassy in Malaysia, and 12 personnel from the Malaysian Armed Forces. This was in conjunction with...

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24 Feb Non-chinese volunteers bring Lunar New Year Cheer to homeless

  KUALA LUMPUR, February 16, 2018 According to Chinese Astrology, dogs are honest, friendly, faithful, loyal, smart, straightforward, venerable and have a strong sense of responsibility “It is then fitting that Institut Onn Ja’afar (IOJ) student-Ambassadors and volunteers from Om are celebrating this Chinese New Year by organising...

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13 Feb IOJ KICKS OFF JOM BEKPES IN 2018 WITH MORE UNIS

  KUALA LUMPUR, February 7, 2018 – A morning soup kitchen campaign involving university and college students is increasing its sessions as more and more institutions want to have breakfast with underprivileged children and homeless people in Kuala Lumpur. The JOM BEKPES campaign, organised by non-government organisation...

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12 Jan IOJ PARTNERS WITH ILTIZAM FOR UNDERPRIVILEGED KIDS – Over 200 underprivileged children to receive school supplies

KUALA LUMPUR, January 10, 2018 – Over 200 primary students will receive school supplies through contributions by ILTIZAM, Ekuiti Nasional Berhad’s (Ekuinas) Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Programme, and channeled by non-government organisation, Institut Onn Ja’afar (IOJ) to underprivileged children particularly in the Chow Kit area. The...

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23 Nov JOM DIWALI WITH HOMELESS AND UNDERPRIVILEGED

KUALA LUMPUR, October 11, 2017 Among the wonderful things that make Malaysia beautiful are the multicultural festivals that take place every year. One such annual event is Diwali, or Deepavali, the Hindu festival of lights which on this year will fall on October 18. To brighten this day...

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13 Jul A RAYA OPEN HOUSE FOR HOMELESS

KUALA LUMPUR, June 25, 2017: While the rest of the country is enjoying their festive holidays, for the homeless and underprivileged of Kuala Lumpur, Hari Raya Aidilfitri can be a lonely time indeed. “That’s why, during festive seasons, we work with universities, colleges, sponsors and government agencies...

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