Charity and Useful Works
MACVs at Kim Hee Restaurant, Bukit Mertajam.

Meeting With Northen Chapter Flood Victims And Members
28 Nov 17
A lunch meeting with the Northen Chapter members and the recent flood victims was held at the Kim Hee Restaurant, Bukit Mertajam on Monday, 27 November 2017 at 1.00 pm. The main purpose of the meeting was for to meet up with Northen Chapter members and MACVs who were victims of the recent flood in Bukit Mertajam. Those present includes:-

MACVA Committee Members:-
VP Army - Godfrey Chang
VP Navy - Datuk Kay Hai Thuan and Datin Joyce Kay
VP Air Force - Joe Pie Chong Seng
Honsec - Wong Ah Jit,
Mike Teoh

Northen Chapter Working Committee Members:-
Ang Tat Leong, Loo Ah Seng
Lim Khoong Hing, Kok Ching Huat
Ang Kee Lam, Chean Chong Boon
Lim Thian Huat, Lai Choo
Lee Hock Sun

Other MACVs:-
Wong Sing Nang, Tien Sen An

Flood Victims:-
Soo Heng Kuang, Peh Hong Khun
Goo Pim Kim, Lai Wong Kuan
Teoh Eng Pin, Song Kok Chye
Tan Thian Sun, Toh Chooi Kooi
Ng Chow Sing, Tan Seng Tong
Wee Chong Siang, Chai Kim Chong
Lim Khoon Hin

It was a fruitful and meaningful meeting. MACVA would like to thank Loo Ah Seng for his generosity in sponsoring the lunch. A visit to Ng Chow Sing's house in Taman Rambai was made and the damages were substantial. It is our hope that the financial assistance donated by MACVA members and friend is able to lessen the burden of the flood victims.

The President and the Management Committee of MACVA has approved on 5 Nov 17 to provide an immediate financial assistance to MACVs who is affected by the flash flood on 4 November 2017. A donation for the flood victims was lauched on Monday, 6 Nov 17 and ended at 2359 hrs on Thursday, 16 Nov 17. A total of 288 MACVs, non-members, friends and children donated generously to the appeal. The response was overwhemling and way beyond the our expectation.

The total donation received is RM78,128.00 of which an initial amount of RM2,000.00 was extended to twelve members on Thursday, 9 Nov 17. The balance of the fund were given out equally to the 12 victims with each receiving RM4,333.00 and a contribution to another lesser flood victim with RM2,132.00. The total donation collection were pay out to the 13 flood victims with zero balance.

On behalf of the President and Committee Members and the flood victims, we would like to extend our gratitude and thank you to MACVs and everyone who have assisted unselfishly and generously. All flood victims are very grateful of the financial assistance that they received in their time of need and register their sincere thanks to MACVA for making the donations possible. The comradeship shown and care for the welfare of members in time of calamity has further strengthened the relevance of MACVA and its 'Credible Voice'.

Thank you and God bless

Wong Ah Jit
Hononary Secretary

MACVs visiting Ng Chow Seng.

MACVs Welfare Visits
28 Nov 17
MACVs visited MCPO Patrick Chua Boon Heng RMN (Rtd) at Malacca General Hospital on 22 Nov 17. They rendezvous at the hospital lobby at 5.00 pm noon and then proceed to 3rd Floor where he was placed at Bed 14. He was extremely happy to receive MACVA visit on him and says thank you to all concern for taking the trouble to visit him and bringing the get well quick ang pow.

The visiting MACVs comprises of RMN comrades and MACVA Malacca Reps. Also present to visit his fellow colleagues was MACVA RMN VP First Admiral Datuk Kay Hai Thuan RMN (Rtd) and Datin Joyce Kay. The show of support by all those involved in this small effort demonstrates great comradeship among MACVs. It is one of MACVA objectives to render assistance and support to its Veteran members who are in dire need of help and we pray for their speedy recovery.

MACVs at Hospital Lobby.
MCPO Patrick Chua Boon Heng RMN (Rtd), First Admiral Datuk Kay Hai Thuan RMN (Rtd) and Datin Joyce Kay

MACVs Welfare Visits
7 Nov 17
MACVs visited Sgt Loke Kok Lang RMAF (Rtd) at Gereja Charis Shelter Home at Pudu on 2 Nov 17 and WO 1 Tan Chong Hee RMAF (Rtd) at Kota Kemuning on 6 Nov 17. The visiting MACVs comprises of Klang Valley RMAF members who took time off to visit their comrades to cheer them up. Also present to visit his fellow colleagues was MACVA RMAF VP LAC Joe Pie Chong Seng RMAF (Rtd). The show of support by all those involved in this small effort demonstrates great comradeship among MACVs. It is one of MACVA objectives to render assistance and support to its Veteran members who are in dire need of help and we pray for their speedy recovery.

L to R:LAC Eng Leap Chen RMAF (Rtd), (Rtd), Sgt Alton Lee RMAF (Rtd), Sgt Hj Mohd Arbe Idris RMAF (Rtd), Sgt Loke Kok Lang RMAF (Rtd), Sgt Pook Chong Hin RMAF (Rtd), RMAF VP LAC Joe Pie Chong Seng RMAF (Rtd), WO 1 Goh Teck Kheong RMAF (Rtd), Sgt Hoong Saw Kiang RMAF (Rtd) and WO 1 Frankie Siow RMAF (Rtd).
L to R:RMAF VP LAC Joe Pie Chong Seng RMAF (Rtd), WO 1 Frankie Siow RMAF (Rtd), WO 1 Tan Chong Hee RMAF (Rtd), WO 2 Stanley Teoh RMAF (Rtd) and Sgt Pook Chong Hin RMAF (Rtd)

MACVs Welfare Visits
1 Nov 17
MACVs visited Sgt Lai Kew RMAF (Rtd) and Sgt Yong Seng RMAF (Rtd) at Petaling Jaya on 31 Oct 17. The visiting MACVs comprises of Klang Valley RMAF members who took time off to visit their comrades to cheer them up. Also present to visit his fellow colleagues was MACVA RMAF VP LAC Joe Pie Chong Seng RMAF (Rtd).

Northen MACVs visited F/Sgt Teng Lim Kooi RMAF (Rtd) who underwent a successful right knee cap replacement operation at Penang General Hospital on 29 Oct 17. The show of support by all those involved in this small effort demonstrates great comradeship among MACVs. It is one of MACVA objectives to render assistance and support to its Veteran members who are in dire need of help and we pray for their speedy recovery.

L to R:WO 2 Stanley Teoh RMAF (Rtd), WO 1 Mike Teoh RMAF (Rtd), WO 1 Frankie Siow RMAF (Rtd), Sgt Pook Chong Hin RMAF (Rtd) and RMAF VP LAC Joe Pie Chong Seng RMAF (Rtd). Sitting:Sgt Lai Kew RMAF (Rtd).
L to R:Sgt Kon Chee Keong RMAF (Rtd), WO 1 Frankie Siow RMAF (Rtd), F/Sgt Richard Tan RMAF (Rtd), Mrs Yong, RMAF VP LAC Joe Pie Chong Seng RMAF (Rtd), WO 1 Mike Teoh RMAF (Rtd) and WO 2 Stanley Teoh RMAF (Rtd). Sitting:Sgt Yong Seng RMAF (Rtd)
L to R:Cpl Lim Thian Huat RMAF (Rtd), WO 2 Lai Choo RMAF (Rtd), F/Sgt Teng Lim Kooi RMAF (Rtd), Sgt Lim Khoon Hing RMAF (Rtd), F/Sgt Ho Cheok Fong RMAF (Rtd), Sgt Ng Terk Hua RMAF (Rtd), and WO 1 Ang Kee Lam RMAF (Rtd).

MACVs Welfare Visits
19 Oct 17
MACVs visited F/Sgt Goh Seng Chye RMAF (Rtd) at Puchong on 3 Oct 17 and Sgt Lawrence Tan RMAF (Rtd) at Petaling Jaya on 5 Oct 17. The visiting MACVs comprises of Klang Valley RMAF members which gathers at their comrades home respectively to wish them well and cheer them up. Also present to visit his fellow colleagues was MACVA RMAF VP LAC Joe Pie Chong Seng RMAF (Rtd).

Northen MACVs visited Sgt Goh Yam Seng RMAF (Rtd) at Bukit Mertajam on 15 Oct 17. The show of support by all those involved in this small effort demonstrates great comradeship among MACVs. It is one of MACVA objectives to render assistance and support to its Veteran members who are in dire need of help and we pray for their speedy recovery.

Standing L to R:WO 1 Goh Teck Kheong RMAF (Rtd), WO 1 Teoh Chong Kooi RMAF (Rtd), LAC Eng Leap Chen RMAF (Rtd), F/Sgt Heng Lee Tsu RMAF (Rtd), Sgt Kon Chee Keong RMAF (Rtd) and RMAF VP LAC Joe Pie Chong Seng RMAF (Rtd).
Standing L to R:Sgt Chew Lian Heang RMAF (Rtd), F/Sgt Wilson Wong RMAF (Rtd), Sgt Alton Lee RMAF (Rtd), WO 1 Siow Fook Oon RMAF (Rtd), WO 2 Teoh Boo Siew RMAF (Rtd), RMAF VP LAC Joe Pie Chong Seng RMAF (Rtd), Sgt Mohd Arbie Idris RMAF (Rtd) and Sgt Allen Loo RMAF (Rtd).
Sitting L to R:WO 1 Lim Huan Huah RMAF (Rtd), Sgt Goh Yam Seng RMAF (Rtd) and Sgt Loo Ah Seng RMAF (Rtd). Standing L to R: Sgt Teh Sang Lye RMAF (Rtd), WO 1 Ang Kee Lam RMAF (Rtd), Cpl Lim Thian Huat RMAF (Rtd), Sgt Lim Khoon Hing RMAF (Rtd) and SAC Kok Ching Huat RMAF (Rtd).