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Ray of Hope has previously raised $1250.00 ($250 x 6 months) to help ah ma with her living expenses (https://rohi.sg/case/details/Help-a-80-year-old-ah-ma-with-living-expenses). Prior to her last disbursement, ah ma has expressed concerns about no longer receiving support from Ray of Hope. Ah ma told us how important this amount means to her as it is her only source of income. While other seniors are entitled to Silver support schemes and receive payouts occasionally, she informed us that she did not receive payouts of any kind due to her citizenship. The only monetary support that she was receiving was the $250/month from Ray of Hope. That $250 is also the only source of income for the 80 year old.
Mdm Wong recently found out that she had a tumour near her throat. While the doctor has advised her to go for operation to get rid of the tumour, Mdm Wong is reluctant to do so despite being warned that her tumour is life threatening and that her days are numbered.
With your help, you can help make her days count. Besides being diagnosed with a tumour, the 80-year-old also has mobility issues and the weakening of her joints is making it difficult for her to move around independently. This also affects her quality of life.
With the festive season and Chinese New Year round the corner, the 80-year-old hopes to be able to have a decent meal and not worry about her day to day living expenses.
Ray of Hope would like to raise $1500.00 ($250 x 6 months) for the stateless ah ma. Your donation matters. Please give hope so she can enjoy her remaining days left!
August 26, 2019
Last disbursementThe case workers met Mdm Wong for her last disbursement. She is touched by the generosity of the donors who have helped her over the past year with her living expenses!
July 22, 2019
5th DisbursementThank you donors for donating to Mdm Wong! The elderly was beaming with joy when the case workers visited her and handed the disbursement to her. She is grateful that the community has reached out to assist her with her monthly living expenses, especially when she does not qualify for…Read More
June 21, 2019
4th disbursementThank you donors for donating to Mdm Wong! The elderly was beaming with joy when the case workers visited her and handed the disbursement to her. She is grateful that the community has reached out to assist her with her monthly living expenses, especially when she does not qualify for…Read More
April 30, 2019
3rd DisbursementWe met Mdm Wong recently to disburse the donations to her. Mdm Wong told the case workers that while her life has been fraught with loads of pain and challenges, she is thankful to the Ray of Hope's donors fpr reaching out to help her. Thank you donors for bringing…Read More
April 4, 2019
Hong Bao for Hope CampaignRay of Hope ran a Hong Bao for Hope campaign and raised more than $10,000 for 30 families and individuals so that they may celebrate CNY with dignity, pride and joy. Mdm Wong was one of the identified recipients of the campaign and we met her recently for her cheque…Read More
February 12, 2019
2nd disbursementWe recently visited Mdm Wong for her cheque disbursement and we got to catch up with her. Health wise, she is not doing as well and her tumour still causes pain which affects her day to day living activities. Nonetheless, she is thankful that help was rendered to her family,…Read More
January 5, 2019
1st disbursementWe met Mdm Wong for her disbursement and she was immensely thankful for your kind donations! She excitedly told us that with the money she was given, she will be able to get some decorations for Chinese New Year and prepare a decent meal. Health wise, Mdm Wong isnt doing…Read More