Charity and Useful Works
Tan Yow Fatt with Tei Poey Eong.

MACVs Welfare Visits
9 Sep 18
In Sg Petani, Tei Poey Eong and Ang Kee Lam visited Tan Yow Fatt at his residence on 4 Sep 18. He is suffering from multiple myeloma and is undergoing chemotherapy at Penang General Hospital.

MACVs took time off to visit their fellow comrades to cheer them up and wish well. This small gesture shows great camaraderie and comradeship among fellow MACVs and kudos to all who have made the effort. 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:Peter Sng, Chia Kim Fook, Vincent Lo, Datuk Kay Hai Thuan, Steven Lam Hong, Daniel Foon Ah Shat and Lim Wai Fah.

MACVs Welfare Visits
2 Sep 18
Klang Valley MACVs visited Chia Kim Fook at University Hopsital, Petaling Jaya on 29 Aug 18. He was admitted on 27 Aug and scheduled to have a kidney stone removal operation on 28 Aug 18. Steven Lam Hong presented MACVA Get Well Ang Pow to Chia Kim Fook during the visit. In Penang, Northen Chapter MACVs visited Choong Ah Chye at his home at Bandar Baru, Ayer Hitam on 1 Sep 18. He is recovering from a sucessfully kidney stone removal procedure that he undertook at Penang General Hospital. Neoh Kee Hock presented a fruit basket to Choong Ah Chye during the visit.

MACVs from Kuala Lumpur and Butterworth both took time off to visit their fellow MACVs to cheer them up and wish them well. This small gesture shows great camaraderie and comradeship among fellow MACVs and kudos to all who have made the effort. 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 sucessful operation and speedy recovery.

L to R:Phoo Ah Fook, Choong Ah Chye, Neoh Kee Hock and Lai Choo.
Sarawak Veterans and wives call on Ambrose at Nursing Home.
Chew Teik Aun presenting gift/fruits to Ambrose.

Sarawak Chapter Visit Ambrose Yap
15 Aug 18
Sarawak Chapter led by Maj Foo Ah Cheng (Rtd) organised a visit to 2nd Lt Ambrose Yap (Rtd) at Dr Ken Nursing Home in Kuching on 13 Aug 18 where he is recovering from a stroke that he had suffered. The group of 10 MACVs and wives comprises of Army and RMAF Veterans where Ambrose wife, Regina was also present. VP Army Maj Godfrey Chang (Rtd) was also present among the visiting MACVs. A basket of fruits plus a small gift were presented by RMAF Veteran Chew Teik Aun. Ambrose looks hale and hearty and was very please with the visit. He had joined Intake SSC 7 and had served for three and half years.

Regina handling over Letter of Appreciation to Lt Col Dunging.
Group photo with Lt Col Dunging.

The group then visited Pengarah JHEV Sarawak, Lt Col Dunging Anak Serit at his office where Mrs Regina Yap thanked JHEV for the medical aids assistance rendered to Ambrose. Lt Col Dunging also handed over a donation of RM300.00 from Lt Col Annuar Basha Khan (Rtd). Sarawak Chapter enrolled Ambrose as MACVA member and assisted him in applying for assistance from JHEV Sarawak and managed to obtain a Ripple Mattress and a Commode Chair. MACVA would like to extend its sincere gratitude to Lt Col Dunging for assistance in obtaining these medical aids for Ambrose.

Lunch with VP Army Maj Godfrey Chang (Rtd) after visit.
Ambrose Yap and Regina.

The group then adjourned for lunch where it was a day of immense comradeship and fellowship. Kudos to Sarawak Chapter and Maj Foo Ah Cheng (Rtd) for organising the visit. This small gesture shows great camaraderie and comradeship among fellow MACVs and welldone to all who have made the effort. 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 his speedy recovery.

L to R:Lt Col Fabian Wong Boon Soon (Rtd), 2nd Lt Fu Chee Ming (Rtd) PGB, Lt Col John Lai Kim Chee (Rtd), Maj Foo Ah Cheng (Rtd), Lt Col Dunging Anak Serit and 2nd Lt Ambrose Yap Yin Sin (Rtd). 13 March 2018.

Sarawak Chapter have earlier on 13 Mar 18 visited 2nd Lt Ambrose Yap Yin Sin (Rtd) at Dr Kenneth Nursing Home. The MACVs comprises of Kuching members who took time off to visit their comrade in arm to cheer him up and wish him well where Pengarah JHEV Sarawak, Lt Col Dunging Anak Serit was also present to show his support.

Standing L to R:Ooi Chai Thuan and Lim Wai Fah. Sitting L to R:Ang Kok Bong and Bobby Ong Leong Chan.

MACVs Welfare Visit
15 Aug 18
MACVs visited WO1 Ang Kok Bong RMAF at Cyberjaya,Selangor on 8 Aug 18. The MACVs comprises of Kuala Lumour RMAF MACVs who visit their comrade in arm to cheer him up and wish him well. This small gesture shows great camaraderie and comradeship among fellow MACVs and kudos to all who have made the effort. 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 his speedy recovery.

The Anniversary of Tai Seong Lor Koon Temple
14 Aug 18
MACVA attended the Anniversary Dinner of Tai Seong Lor Koon Temple at Lumut Naval Base on 11 Aug 18. MACVs were represented by Veterans from all 3 services making up 30 paxs. More than 1200 people including several retired Chinese RMN personels who had previously served in the base attended the function. VP RMN Lt Cdr Phua Hean Sim RMN (Rtd) presented MACVA donations of RM 4105.00 to the Temple Chairman Kept Tay Yap Leong RMN at the event. Kudos to Ooi Chai Thuan who donated 240 bags of Parboiled Rice to the devotees and 50 Kg of rice for the dinner. BZ to all MACVs that attended the event and those who have kindly donated.

L to R Front:Yong Wee Onn, Lim Wai Fah, Ng Sai Choo. Seated:Leong Yoke Poh, Hj Mohamed Arbe Idris, Pook Chong Hin, Koh Chiang Liang, Mrs Koh. Back:Lai Wah Ming, David Cheng Gim Leng, Joseph Lye Yew Seng, Christine Lim Leh Choo.

MACVs Welfare Visits
26 Jul 18
MACVs from Klang Valley visited Koh Ching Liang at his home at Taman Sri Gombak, Selangor on 23 Jul 18. The MACVs are fellow RMAF comrades who took time off to visit Koh to cheer him up and wish him well. Christine Lim Leh Choo presented Koh with a fruit basket and Hj Mohamed Arbe Idris presented him with a 'Get Well' angpow during the visit.

Northen Chapter MACVs visited Ong Sui Lam at Penang Gleneagles Hospital on 25 Jul 18. He is recovering from a stroke that he suffered on 2 Jul 18. Northen Chapter Chairman Capt Tei Poey Eong RMAF (Rtd) presented Ong Sui Lam 'Get Well' angpow to Mrs Ong during the visit. Kudos to all who have made the effort. 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.

Tei Poey Eong presenting Ong Sui Lam 'Get Well' angpow to Mrs Ong.
Standing L to R:Lim KH, Ang KL, Daniel Lim TH, Mrs Sim, Tei PE, Koay MH, Ang TL, Lai Choo. Seated is Sim Boon Lee.

Electric Wheelchair Assistance for Sim Boon Lee
24 Jul 18
MACV Sim Boon Lee received a brand new Electric Wheelchair recently. The wheelchair was presented to him at his house at Taman Alma, Bt Mertajam on 21 Jul 18 by Koay Ming Hock, a RMAF Veteran who donated the wheelchair. Sim is an Army Veteran OKU who have suffered a second stroke. It is heart-warming to see such gesture of kindness and care from MACVs that depicts the comradeship and camaraderie amount the members in MACVA. MACVA would like to extend its gratitude to Koay for his kind gesture in donating the wheelchair. Kudos to Northen Chapter for organising the presentation.

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