|George Town, Penang, from Penang Hill|
Grand Charity Concert: On 12 sept.2011 , Rose will organise a grand charity concert under the theme ” Mid Autumn Festival ” celebrations at the State Auditorium. An organising committee chaired by Mr Lawrence Cheah (Hon Chair of Rose Charities Malaysia) has been set up to plan and organise the big musical event. The Governor of Penang and his consort, the Chief minister of Penang and state VIPS will be among a capacity crowd of 1,200 invited guests at the 2 hour variety musical performance. The concert will feature cultural dances from various groups in penang, musical singing groups,ballet dances,a 120 strong chinese orchestra, etc…Proceeds from the concert will be donated to various needy organisations and the proposed setting up of an eye clinic under ROSE. The festival is organised by ROSE with the endorsement from the Penang state government , the penang arts council , and various cultural bodies in penang .
Rose Charities International Meeting: March 2012: For the 2012 ROSE Conference here , an organising committee is being set up to plan and organise the 4-day international confeerence .from 15 to 18 March 2012 at the Paradise Sandy Resort Hotel . Proposed 4 day programme still on planning stage and will be submitted to the board for consideration and approval. .
Upcoming activities: Among the up coming activities and projects will be..
- 3 day Bukit Mertajam Health EXPO from 22 to 24 July ‘;
- one-day trip to Pulau Aman for ROSE members on 9th july’
- 3 day trip to Orang Asli settlement in Cameron Highlands from 9 to 11 oct.2011…Participating groups from the lions clubs,health ministry ,family planning association, Senior citizens grouops and ROSE will assist in organizing