In conjunction with the celebration of Deepavali, Da Ma Cai through its Staff-In-The-Community (SITC) program organized a festive shopping trip for 30 underprivileged children from Sri Sai Orphanage to a hypermarket in Klang.
Da Ma Cai volunteer staff said, every year Da Ma Cai will allocate funds for social betterment, like uplifting the lives of the unfortunate and underprivileged children in our society. The purpose of the trip is to spread the joy of celebration and allow the children at the home to partake in the festive celebration.
Aside from these 30 children, 2 caretakers from Sri Sai Orphanage also picked up clothes for another 15 children that was not able to participate in the outing on the day.
Da Ma Cai also handed RM3,000 cash vouchers to Rameswary Rahvee, founder of Sri Sai, to purchase food items and other daily necessities for the home.
Founded in 1999, Sri Sai Orphanage has moved from one location to another to accommodate and to provide better living environment for the increase number of orphan living in the home.
Rameswary said, donations from the public are important for the operation of any orphanage, and she urges the public to donate to the cause.