More authors will be joining us at Readings tomorrow. They are Mano Maniam and Bernice Chauly.

While you come to make a pledge to A Celebration of Life foundation, you will get to meet all these wonderful artistic people. Not to forget, you’d also meet the friendly social advocate Datin Paduka Marina Mahathir in the flesh!

So do drop by Seksan Gallery tomorrow to make a pledge. A Celebration of Life foundation needs to collect RM1million in order to be registered as a non-profit, tax deductible entity with the Malaysian Registrar of Companies.

We have collected RM26,180.00 as of today.

Jan13 Readings

Categories: Works of Gratitude

Yvonne Foong

As a child, Yvonne Foong dreamed of growing up to help others. To achieve her ambition, she began studying to become a psychologist. But things changed when tumours were discovered in her body at the age of sixteen. She was diagnosed with neurofibromatosis type 2 -- a genetic illness with no cure. Fighting for survival, Yvonne turned to fundraising and embarked on a medical odyssey to the United States. Her experiences since then have transformed her into a motivational speaker; inspiring hope, faith and strength. Yvonne is currently working to establish a humanitarian foundation that provides NF patients in Malaysia with financial and logistical support. Visit Works of Gratitude to learn more.

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