Category Archive for: Welfare

Mercy Centre Christmas Party

by Sue Davy

  • Posted on April 2, 2017

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  • Welfare

HDF Mercy Centre Christmas Party By Michele Savage Was it a Valentine’s Day party or a Christmas party? Well whatever it was, the 60 Mercy Centre kindergarten children had a ball when the crazy ladies and gentlemen from the BWG arrived on the 14th February bearing gift bags, which were kindly donated by Bumrungrad Hospital…



Crackers Galore!

by Jane Rodgers

Only 500 Baht per box of 10 handmade crackers, all proceeds go to charity. Contact Victoria at crackers@bwgbangkok.org to place your order



CHRISTMAS APPEAL 2016

by Jane Rodgers

MOSQUITO NETS AND LITTLE BIRDS We decided to support mosquito nets again this year as it was so popular last Christmas plus we know it is an on going need but it also helps prevent dengue fever which is so devastating. Little Birds is such a worthwhile cause which helps those teenagers/young adults who have…



Project Life – Sailom – Latest update

by Jane Rodgers

  • Posted on September 26, 2016

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  • Welfare

Dear Friends of the young people with disabilities in Pakkret, After a quiet but pleasant summer, SaiLom is ready to invite you to join our day trips until the end of the year. SaiLom supports young people, ages 15-40 years old, who live with disabilities at the large government homes, to participate more in the…



HDF Children’s Christmas Party

by Jane Rodgers

  • Posted on June 7, 2016

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  • News & Blog / Welfare

Fun and Games at the Annual HDF Christmas Party                                                    Sara Martin As is tradition every year, the BWG hosted the HDF Christmas Party for over 100 children at the Flat…



Join our Ploenchit Fair Team

by Jane Rodgers

Ploenchit Fair 2016 – Sub Committee The British Community’s annual fund-raising blockbuster event for Thai charities will be held again this year on Saturday 26th November at Bangkok Patana School. We would like to set up a Sub Committee to organise our stall at the fair. This year we would like to host a “Tea Room” serving…



Why we collect ring pulls

by Jane Rodgers

  • Posted on April 11, 2016

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  • Blog / Welfare

We collect the ring pulls from drinks cans for The Prosthetic Limb Foundation This Foundation was established by HRH The Princess Mother in 1992 as an organisation to provide much needed artificial joints and limbs mainly for the rural poor. The main factory for making the limbs and joints is in Chiang Mai, and their…



Project WIN Update

by isobel_admin

  (I wanted to give you a good summary of what’s going on with Project WIN and how your gifts are being used, so I asked project advisor Dr. David McPhee to translate my message into very clear English.) First, many thanks. Your generous gifts go a long way and we do everything we can to stretch them by…



AGM 2017 Committee Vacancies

 

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Our AGM will take place in March and we have several places available on the committee. The group is run by volunteers and we need people to help fill the vacancies to keep BWG running smoothly.

VACANCIES
Treasurer
Assistant Treasurer
Assistant Editor (Contact Magazine)
Assistant Advertising Co-ordinator
Coffee Lady – we already have one lady who needs someone to work with.
Lunch Ladies
Membership Ladies
Welfare – we already have on lady who needs someone to work with.
Activities – we already have one lady who needs someone to work with
Raffle Lady – we have one lady who needs someone to work with

If you would like any more information about any of the above please contact Gina Christie
(chairman@bwgbangkok.org)

Raffle Prize Requests

 Are you going on your holidays or moving on?
basketIf you are moving onto pastures new and want to get rid of any unopened bottles /gifts, the raffle department would be most grateful and delighted to help you out.

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We need your ring pulls!

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We are preparing to send a shipment of ring pulls up to Chiang Mai so if you have any to donate please contact our chairman

Why do we collect these precious items?

Find out here