Visit to the Bt. Batok Home for the Aged (02-Nov-2014)

In our November 2014 visit, we saw nearly 50 Firefly Mission volunteers turned up at Bt Batok Home for the Aged to help. We provided some songs, dance, Bingo game and packed nasi lemak for the 185 residents.
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[Laos] Third School Project

Construction of a Primary School in Pa Bong Village Following our trip to Laos in February 2014, we identified the third school project in Pa Bong village. The 7 classrooms primary school project started in April 2014 and was completed in September 2014, in time for the new school term…

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[Bhutan] Nuns Ordination Ceremony

Project Summary: The Nuns Ordination Ceremony, the first time the Getsulma Dhompa vows were taken on a large scale was held as a result of the discussion and debate at the 1st International Buddhist Nuns Conference on the topic of the ordination of nuns in Bhutan. The ceremony was organised…

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[BABWO] New Junior High School Building

CONSTRUCTION OF NEW SANGHATA MITA SABAKA SHANGHA RESIDENTIAL JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL Project Summary: The construction of a new Junior High School building to replace the existing building which is in very poor condition and not conducive for the education of these students. Period: July 2013 to February 2014 (in progress)…

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[Laos] Second School Project

Construction of a Primary School in Lao Kham Village Following the completion of the 1st Laos project – Na Saat Lower Secondary School building, FFM embarked on its 2nd Laos project with its local partner, Peter Tan, to build a primary school in Lao Kham village, where the students are…

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[Bhutan] The First International Buddhist Nuns Conference

Project Summary: The 1st International Buddhist Nuns Conference was organised by BNF to provide an important platform for discussion and dialogue, so as to inspire and empower the Bhutanese nuns and enhance their informed and active participation in their religious lives and within their communities. Period: December 2013 Project Description:…

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[Laos] First School Project

Construction of a Lower Secondary School in Na Saat Village Effective April 2013, Firefly Mission agreed to fund a Lower Secondary School Building in Na Saat Village as proposed by Peter Tan. His proposal was supported by one of FFM member Dr Tan Ju Le who had met him while…

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[SSSBO] Solar Lighting & Water Supply

Project Summary: To provide solar panel for lighting; Generator, water tank and pump for water supply at Sanghamitta Seba Sangha Buddhist Orphanage (SSSBO) in Taikhaly, Bandarban District. Period: January 2013 Project Description: This project was implemented following a visit by FFM representatives to Bangladesh in January 2013. The Sanghamitta Seba…

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[BABWO] Dormitory Extension Construction Project

Project Summary: Renovation of 1st storey dormitory and construction of 2nd storey dormitory to accommodate 169 boys staying in the orphanage. Existing building was in poor condition and very crowded. Period: July to December 2012 Project Description: The Bangalhalia Agapara Buddhist Welfare Orphanage (BABWO) is a non-profit charity and runs…

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[Bhutan] Nuns Sponsorship Programme

Project Summary: The Bhutan Nuns sponsorship programme aims to improve the basic quality of life for nuns and nunneries through the provision of daily nutritious meals, clothing, teaching/ learning materials and other essentials e.g. mattresses and blankets. Currently, six nunneries are receiving support via 60 sponsorship shares. At S$600 per…

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