Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Weekly Activities on 30/8/2014‏

Activities for Saturday 30/8/14

As it is the last week of the month, Mustard Seed will take over for the serving of breakfast. Our session will start at 0800 sharp.

First Session:
Time: 0800 - 1200
Activities: Food Festival (Ice Cream Toast) + Bingo

For this Food Festival, we will have students from Naval Base Secondary School joining us. With this in mind, to involve all the volunteers who turns up to help, we will be preparing food and playing Bingo in concurrent with the beneficiaries.

Rough Timeline:
0800 - Briefing of event to the students of Naval Base Secondary School including a background of CMH and Heartwarmers
0830 - Setup of equipment and start preparation of food
        - In Concurrent, Bingo Session with the beneficiaries -
0945 - Serving of Teabreak
1030 - Finish packing up & end off the day event for Naval Base Secondary School students (we may carry on with a lunch outing should we have the time and energy)

Have a lovely week and may your days be filled with overflowing blessings. See you on Saturday!!

"Seek to do good, and you will find that happiness will run after you." ~ James Freeman Clarke

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Weekly Activities on 23/8/2014‏

Activities for Saturday 23/8/14

First Session:
Time: 0645 - 0800
Food: Chicken Porridge with You Tiao

Second Session:
Time: 1330 - 1630 
Location: SWAMI Home
Activities: Strum and Sing with Alan and Friends + Serving of Tea Break

Please take note that we will be going to SWAMI Home in the afternoon this Saturday in place of our usual Session 2 at Christalite Methodist Home.

Have a lovely week and may your days be filled with overflowing blessings. See you on Saturday!!

"We can do no great things -- only small things with great love." ~ Mother Teresa 

Friday, August 15, 2014

Weekly Activities on 16/8/2014

Activities for Saturday 16/8/14
First Session:
Time: 0645 - 0800
Food: Fried Bee Hoon + Kway Teow

Second Session:
Time: 0830 - 1300 
Activities: Movie Screening (with Popcorns) + Lunch at nearby martketplace

IC 1 - Xin Wei
IC 2 - Poh Yen

Have a lovely week and may your days be filled with overflowing blessings. See you on Saturday!!

“The best way to not feel hopeless is to get up and do something. Don’t wait for good things to happen to you. If you go out and make some good things happen, you will fill the world with hope, you will fill yourself with hope." ~ Barack Obama

Monday, August 11, 2014

[Correction] Stand-down of activities on 9/8/2014 (National Day)‏

Apologies for the mixed up in the date.
Next week, we are having a movie screening for the beneficiaries of CMH.
On 23rd August, we will be visiting SWAMI Home in the afternoon.

Please take note of the changes =)

Thursday, August 7, 2014

Stand-down of activities on 9/8/2014 (National Day)‏

As it is our Nation's 49th birthday this Saturday, we will be standing down so that you can have a good break and enjoy the National Day weekend.

See you back next Saturday. We will be having our monthly food festival at CMH as well as a visit to SWAMI home in the afternoon.

"No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted." ~ Aesop

Monday, August 4, 2014

Appreciation for Getai Celebration 2014

Hi everybody! 

The event has managed to go smoothly under the assistance of everybody. Really thankful to everyone who had managed to make time to volunteer in the Getai 2014 last Saturday. A very big thank-you to all with the help rendered in all ways, really appreciated!

Heartwarmers Getai 2014 marks another major event done in year 2014 with credits of everyone. Thank you once again for the support you all have given and do continue to take note of our next coming events 

You know it is worth it when you see the happiness in the beneficiaries' smile!

-Wai Mun

Thursday, July 31, 2014

7th Month Getai Celebration @ CMH on 2/8/2014‏

Sorry for the late updates!!

Activities for Saturday 2/8/14

First Session:
Time: 0950 - 1330
Activities:7th Month Getai Celebration
IC : Wai Mun

Once again, it's the time of the year where the Hungry Ghost Festival is upon us. This year, the organizers have spent much effort to put together the celebration and auction on this very special day. So, what are you waiting for?? Come down and join us this Saturday!!

Note from organizer:

  • Volunteers to reach at 9.50am sharp for a briefing
  • Event approximate timing: 11am – 1pm
  • Help will be needed for the preparation after the briefing (re-arranging of tables if required) and serving of food for the beneficiaries at 11am
  • Volunteers will be assigned to all the tables during the Auction session (to maintain orderliness and assist the beneficiaries with the auction) 
  • If you can, bring along your friends or family along this coming Saturday, 2nd August 2014, to volunteer together! 

Brief Program Flow:

0950 - 1005
Briefing for Event
1005 – 1105
Preparation for Event
1105 – 1155
Performance (1st session) in concurrent Lunch
1155 – 1210
Auction Part I
1210 – 1240
Performance (2nd session)
1240 – 1305
Auction Part II

Special Second Session:
Time 1430 - 1530
Activities: Serving of Tea-Break to Beneficiaries of SWAMI Home
Location: SWAMI Home (No.5 Sembawang Walk Singapore 757717)

We have also lined up a special session 2 at SWAMI Home to serve tea break to the residents at the home. Join us if you can make it =)

"Work for a cause, not for applause. Live life to express, not to impress. Don't strive to make your presence noticed, just make your absence felt." ~ Abhishek Tiwari

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Weekly Activities on 26/7/14‏

Activities for Saturday 26/7/14

First Session:
Time: 0930 - 1300 
Activities: Game Stalls + Lunch Outing
IC 1 : Chin Lee
IC 2 : Wen Qing

As this is the last week of the month, Mustard Seed will be taking over the breakfast session as usual. 

Have a lovely week and may your days be filled with overflowing blessings. See you on Saturday!!

"There are two ways of spreading light - to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it." ~ Edith Wharton, Vesalius in Zante

Appreciation for your participation in the Hari Raya Goodie Bag Event on 19/7/2014‏

Dear all,

Here's a big thank you to all of you who have turned up in for the event last Saturday.
Without you the event would not have been carried out so successfully.

If you would need certification for your participation in this event be it for your school or any organisation, please get back to me by the end of the week so that I can arrange for it to be done.

If you would like to continue to receive our weekly event's update, please let me know through email and I will add you to our mailing list.

Thank you once again and hope to see you all in our future activities!!!

"There are two ways of spreading light - to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it." ~ Edith Wharton, Vesalius in Zante

Wen Qing

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Hari Raya Goodie Bag Event @ Henderson CC on 19/7/14‏

Activities for Saturday 19/7/14

Event Details:
Date: 19/7/2014
Reporting Time: 0830
Reporting Location: Henderson CC

Heartwarmers have been distributing goodie bags for a group of philanthropists to the needy families in Singapore biannually, during Chinese New Year and Hari Raya. This year we are distributing up to 2400 sets of goodie bags to the beneficiaries around Singapore. These beneficiaries comes from the various Volunteer Welfare Organisations in Singapore.

To benefit segments of the community who are (1) most in need and (2) not receiving enough assistance
Lower middle income
What you will be helping out with:
All the volunteers will be divided into 2 groups for the event.
- To assist with the loading of goodie bags weighing about 10 kg each up to the vehicles of the VWOs that we will be distributing to.
- You may also be asked to help out with road marshaling duty if required.

Please refer to attach picture for map of how to get there from the nearest MRT station, Tiong Bahru. (Direction to Henderson CC.png)

See you this coming Saturday!!

"Do your little bit of good wherever you are, it is those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the World." - Desmond Tutu