A representative of BDRCS briefing the media on details of the upcoming charity events. - ROKIAH MAHMUD
In conjunction with the International Red Crescent Day, the Brunei Darussalam Red Crescent Society (BDRCS) will be holding two charity events next month. This was disclosed during a BDRCS press conference at Pusat Belia in the capital.
The 2011 Humanitarian Charity Expo & Carnival, which is scheduled to run from May 2 to May 8, will be held at the parking area of Hassanal Bolkiah Indoor Stadium in Berakas. The expo will be divided into five segments - bazaar, exhibition, entertainment, games and expo.
The 2011 Humanitarian Charity Walk will, meanwhile, be held on May 8 at the Pedestrian Mal Multipurpose Hall, Hassanal Bolkiah National Sports Complex. This charity event, which will commence at 7am, is open to all BDRCS members, youth associations, government agencies, banks, private companies and members of the public.
Proceeds from these charity events will go to various causes such as the humanitarian disaster fund, orphans' fund, as well as welfare associations.The theme of the association's 2011 Humanitarian Charity Expo & Carnival is "The Chain For Humanity".
Borneo Bulletin Sunday Online – April 24, 2011