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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Funds boost for charitable group

KUCHING: Volunteer organisation Barefoot Mercy is working to complete boarding facilities for a kindergarten in a remote Penan village deep in Sarawak’s interior.





Kind contribution: Wee (right) receiving the mock cheque from The Star’s Sarawak bureau chief Sharon Ling. Looking on are Gerawat (second from left) and Ting.

Treating the needy like family

BUTTERWORTH: Helping the needy isn’t just a one-off thing for Chua Sui Hau.

Businessman gives monthly treat to the needy

KLANG: Businessman Christopher Ravin Thomas never wanted for anything while growing up.





Unwavering kindness: Christopher handing out packets of premium chicken briyani to the underprivileged in Jalan Masjid India.

Helping addicts turn their lives around

JOHOR BARU: After abusing drugs for 17 years Razlan Zainal Abidin (pic) was given a second chance in life and he decided to make it count.

Star Golden Hearts Award: New judges share their thoughts

The Star Golden Hearts Award is back for the fifth year to celebrate Malaysian unsung heroes. The three new judges - Yayasan Gamuda head Sharifah Alauyah Wan Othman, Yayasan Kebajikan Negara chief executive officer Datin Paduka Che Asmah Ibrahim and social activist Syed Azmi Alhabshi shared their hopes and expectations for this year's award.

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Food for the soul, and tummy

PETALING JAYA: For almost three decades, Chan Sook Han has been giving free classes on cooking vegetarian meals.

Rohingya kids get gift of language

KUALA LUMPUR: In the beginning, neither the teacher nor pupil could comprehend each other but now, a year later, some 100 children of Rohingya refugees in Seri Kembangan, Selangor, have learnt to speak decent Bahasa Malaysia.





Time to learn: Nur Atiqah 
teaching the Rohingya 
children at Madrasah Arabiah Taalimul Quran in Seri Kembangan, Selangor. — Bernama

‘Recognise those who help others’

PETALING JAYA: It is time to give more recognition to Malaysians whose selfless acts bring about positive change to others, says social activist Tan Sri Lee Lam Thye.

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Golden Hearts Award to have new logo and three new judges

PETALING JAYA: This year’s Star Golden Hearts Award 2019 will feature a new logo and three new judges sitting on the panel.

Star Golden Hearts Awards returns for a fifth year

PETALING JAYA: The Star Golden Hearts Award (SGHA) 2019 is back for the fifth year running to honour unsung Malaysian heroes.

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