Star Foundation is a charitable arm of Star Media Group aimed at raising, receiving and administering funds for various causes to assist organisations in their operating expenses, upgrading of facilities and running of existing programmes.
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In an effort of expanding the Foundation’s reach to individuals / families who are in need of financial assistance, Medical Fund programme was established. This Medical Fund Programme looks out for those needing urgent medical care especially when it comes at a very hefty cost. This fund will also enable the public to be actively involved and engaged in supporting needy individuals and families.
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In reinforcing our stance on promoting a moderate, harmonious and united nation, Star Golden Hearts Award is formed to recognise everyday Malaysians who demonstrated great commitment to charity work, built bridges between communities and promoted racial harmony and unity by going out of their way to help a fellow Malaysian.
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As part of the Group’s commitment in being a responsible corporate citizen and playing an active role in community development and nation building, Star Foundation’s Wheelchair Programme, provides wheelchairs to NGO’s and underprivileged individuals.
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Friends make a difference at PPR flats

WHEN Jeffrey Phang first stepped into PPR Kota Damansara, he was shocked at its dilapidated state and the social problems faced by residents.

(From left) Phang with Nur Sahura Sahara, 37, Firda Nuraisya Zainal, one, and her mother Salina at the PPR Kota Damansara community vegetable farm.

Ex-film producer returns from missionary work to feed the poor in KL

PETALING JAYA: As a little boy, former film producer Gary Liew helped out at a soup kitchen feeding the homeless in Bukit Nanas.

Reach out to share:  Liew giving instructions to the volunteers of Street Feeders Of KL.

Volunteer hopes kids with HIV get a second chance

Seeing a child infected and affected with HIV gaining confidence in life through education is what volunteer Supreet Kaur Maniktala hoped to see most when she was roped into the Pink Triangle Foundation (PT) 2nd Chance Programme.

Supreet leading the children through a reading lesson. — Photos: NORAFIFI EHSAN/The Star

Reaching out through the deafening silence

His story is one that’s fraught with challenges every step of the way but with devoted parents and sheer perseverance, he is all set to face the world.

Sheila and Gunaseelan (right) are proud parents of their only child Thireswar, and see him as a gift to them.
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Boy, 11, has already got the turtles’ back

KUALA LUMPUR: A video on the plight of leatherback turtles has set young Ahmad Iszuddin Ahmad Izham on a mission to raise money for their conservation, turning him into a budding Instagram star in the process.

Little man on a mission:  Ahmad Iszuddin has started the ball rolling by helping endangered turtles.

Man gives back to society after successful kidney operation

PETALING JAYA: Lee Chen Hoe, a cadaveric transplant recipient, is thankful for being given another chance at life after undergoing a successful kidney transplant operation some 20 years ago.

Changed man: Lee is actively involved in organ donation campaigns.

Former hardcore addict now runs rehab centre

KAJANG: He used to roam the streets in his Jaguar and live a life of luxury in his bungalow, and spent 30 years getting high all the time.

Turning over a new leaf: Ngiam serving tea to senior citizens at the House of Hope and Light.

Taking up teaching for refugees’ sake

IT WAS indignation that fuelled the fire for Let’s Tutor A Refugee Child (LTARC) when the group first started seeking volunteer tutors on social media in 2014.

Wee (in red) and Mok (left) tutoring Chin Burmese refugee children at the Zomi Christian Fellowship centre in Kota Damansara.

Reaching out to kids in poor urban communities

Two NGOs in Petaling Jaya are reaching out to children in the urban poor communities by providing them with better after-school childcare and extra self-development activities.

Safe space to learn: Kidzone Mentari is a one-stop centre nestled in Block 5 of Desa Mentari in PJS 6, Petaling Jaya, that benefits about 250 children of all ages through education and self-development activities. — RAJA FAISAL HISHAN/The Star

Single mum will never forget the hard times

GEORGE TOWN: Single mother Mydin Pathmah Os Abdul Kader (pic), 50, knows too well what it is like to be poor.