Hooi Bor has made tremendous progress since he first joined Cherish many years ago. On the 24th April 2018, we celebrated his 21st birthday.
It is a tradition at CHERISH to celebrate major local festivals and this year was no different. The special children get to experience the various cultures.
Thanks to the generousity of Datin Aseema and family, CHERISH outings to Bharat Tea Estate is a regular feature. The children get to enjoy the fresh air and beautiful surroundings. Trips always conclude with a “makan” session.
Bocce is a ball sport resembling bowling and is developed in Italy. It was introduced in Cameron Highlands by the late Simon Rajendran when we trained our special children in it. Two of our students, Izran and Lai Hooi Bor, went on to win local awards in Bocce competitions organised for special children.On the 24thJ…
As a means of generating income as well as being part of vocational skills training, painting of bags were done with the help of teachers. This will be an ongoing exercise. We are very pleased with their efforts. Bags are usually sold at exhibitions. We will eventually made them available online.
Datin Aseema conducted some games and a cooking session for the children. Assisting her were her nephews Vinod and Abhishek Kumar, and Cikgu Mangai’s daughter, Vinanjali. The children of Cherish, always look forward to these sessions.