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Tel: 03 2272 2687

Monday, 24th October 2011

Hello Friends.

Here are 4 new announcements and 2 old announcements.

Announcement 1: ICT Day and Job Carnival Update

This will be on Tuesday, 1st November from 9.00 am – 6.00 pm at the Kompleks MAB. The event will be launched by Minister of Higher Education at 9.30 am and there will be an exhibition of technology devices for the blind, job registration by the employment agency and changing of the OKU card for KL and Selangor by JKM. Bring along one passport size photo and also photostat copy of IC and OKU card. All the blind are invited to the event at anytime of the day. For details, please contact En. Silatul Rahim or Ms. Jacqueline at tel. 03 2272 2677 extension 144 or 175 respectively.

Announcement 2: KL Tower Climbathon Update

This will be on Saturday, 12th November. Registration is still open. 60 blind persons are expected to take part symbolizing the 60th anniversary of MAB. To avoid disappointment, please register early. First training session will be on Saturday, 29th October. T-shirt and lunch will be provided for the event. For details, please contact Pn. Hadisah at tel. 03 2272 2677 extension 120.

Announcement 3: OKU Career Preparation Course by JKM

This will be from Wednesday – Thursday, 9 – 10 November at MAKPEM, Sentul. Blind persons with Diploma or Degree are invited to attend the course free of charge. Food and lodging will be provided. You will be trained in job seeking and motivational skills. Places are limited. Closing date for registration is 4th November. Those interested, please contact En. Hafiz at the JKM Headquarters at tel. 03 2616 5669.

Announcement 4: MCR Nation Disabled Dance and Singing Competition

This will be on Saturday, 26th November at the Sunway Pyramid Shopping Mall. The dance competition will be from 9.00 am – 1.00 pm with cash prizes of RM1,500.00, RM1,000.00 and RM700.00 respectively. While the singing competition will be from 2.30 pm – 6.30 pm with cash prizes of RM1,000.00, RM500.00 and RM300.00 respectively. Those interested, please contact Ms. Sia Siew Chen at tel. 03 7873 6579 or 019 219 8440.

Announcement 5: New Year Eve Dinner by PKBOKUKL

Persatuan Kebajikan Bekerja Sendiri Orang-Orang Cacat Penglihatan (PKBOKUKL) will be holding a new year eve dinner on Saturday, 31st December at the MAB Cafeteria. Registration fee is RM10.00 for members and RM15.00 for non members. For more details, please contact En. Fadzil Abdullah at tel. 010 420 8030.

Announcement 6: Outreach Care Service

The objective of this program is try to meet the personal needs of the blind through assistants from volunteers. You need to inform what service is needed and when. The coordinator also needs at least 2 weeks to identify the suitable volunteer. Those interested, please contact En. Mokhtar Soon at tel. 03 5517 0814 or 013 340 9848.

Announcement 7: BM Braille Book

Here are 5 new BM braille books in the MAB Library. The titles are:-

  1. Arvayuna by Riannawati.
  2. Memori Janji Kasih by Nor Alya.
  3. Celupan by Isa Kamari.
  4. Bebayang Ungu by Abd. Talib Hassan.
  5. Cerita Cinta by Anis Zainol.

That’s all for this week. Thank You.

Best regards,
Mr. Godfrey Ooi.



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