A CRY FROM WITHIN Press Release

A Press Release by TBCM “A CRY FROM WITHIN, COMPASSION IN ACTION”

The Theravada Buddhist Council of Malaysia (TBCM) would like to thank its member organisations, donors and sponsors for the generous support to A Cry from Within, Compassion in Action an emergency fund in response to the urgent call for help from our public hospitals and healthcare professionals for the supply of varied medical equipment to cope with the high number of critical Covid-19 patients.

The Covid-19 pandemic is a crisis of global scale, and our nation is currently hard pressed by the large number of daily infections and high mortality rate. We are saddened by the loss of so many lives, known and unknown to us. It is time that we all stand united nation an take positive action to tackle this crisis with love and compassion. In joining hands, we can be a formidable force in elevating the nation from the current crisis.

With the donations received, TBCM was able to deliver:

  1. 2000 sets of PPE Coverall Suits and Shoe Covers to Selayang Hospital on 21 June 2021
  2. 2000 sets of PPE Coverall Suites And Shoe Covers to National Leprosy Control Centre,
    Sungai Buloh, Selangor on 28 June 2021
  3. 1000 sets of PPE Coverall Suits and Shoe Covers to Sg Buloh Hospital on 28 June 2021
  4. 5 units of High Flow Oxygen Therapy Humidifiers to Seremban Hospital on 28 June
    2021
  5. 2000 pcs of Surgical Masks sponsored by Dato Bob to National Leprosy Control Centre,
    Sungai Buloh, Selangor on 29 June 2021

TBCM is currently working with Sarikei Hospital in Sarawak and Tengku Ampuan Afzan Hospital in Kuantan to establish the required medical equipment so that the right equipment will be delivered to these 2 hospitals.

We sincerely hope that all of you are keeping safe and healthy during this very trying time and once again TBCM would like to thank donors and supports for this emergency fund.

Contact: Brother Lee Kok Cheng (President) 017-256 08137
Sister Julie Tan (Hon. Secretary-General) 016-270 2120

2021年6月28日

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马来西亚南传佛教总会谨此向本会的会员团体、捐赠者及赞助者们对【来自内心的呐喊,化悲心为行动】这项紧急援助基金的慷慨支持表示衷心的感谢。现时各大公立医院及医疗人员们非常迫切需要各类的医疗器材,以治疗日益飙升的新冠肺炎危重病患者。因此缘故,本会发起筹款运动,提供他们所缺的个人防护装备及器材。

新冠肺炎疫情在全球持续蔓延,而现时我国每日的确诊人数及死亡率居高不下,人民的生活愈加艰难。无论是认识或不认识的,我们真心为逝去的众多不幸生命感到难过。现在是我们全国人民一致团结起来的时刻,让我们以慈爱与积极的心态,采取正面的行动来应对这个危机。我们共同手牵手,凝聚群众之力,定能使我国早日脱离此难。

下列为本会用所筹获的款项购买的医疗配备、器材以及受惠的医院:

  1. 于21/6/2021交付士拉央医院两千套连体防护服及履鞋套
  2. 于28/6/2021交付双溪毛糯国家麻风病控制中心两千套连体防护服及履鞋套
  3. 于28/6/2021交付双溪毛糯医院一千套连体防护服及履鞋套
  4. 于28/6/2021交付芙蓉医院五架高流氧气疗法空气加湿器
  5. 于29/6/2021交付双溪毛糯国家麻风病控制中心两千套医用口罩(由Bob师兄赞助)
另外,本会正筹备着要提供给予砂州泗里街医院以及关丹医院这两家医院所需的医疗器材。

我们真心希望大家在这个非常艰难的时期,保持身心健康、无恙。本会再次感谢捐助者们对此基金的支持及慷慨解囊。

如有任何疑问,请致电
Lee Kok Cheng师兄(会长)017-25608137及
Julie Tan师姐(秘书)016-2702120。

posted by: Terence Seow