Myanmar Project 2020

This report summarizes Firefly mission’s activities in Myanmar in the year of 2020. Background As early as in 2005,  Firefly Mission (FFM) has started projects in the areas of  health and community welfare in Myanmar. Till 2020, we have built a total of 70 schools, hundreds of wells, 3 bridges,…

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Covid-19 Relief Project 2020

Since the beginning of 2020, the spread of Covid-19 has impacted the lives of millions of people worldwide. While Singapore has its fair share of Covid-19 infections, overall, what most Singaporeans suffer are mere inconveniences as a result of restrictions in our daily lives. In comparison, for many marginalized communities,…

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Water Project at Gonebin Village, Myanmar

Can you imagine living without water for a third of the year? That was what happened to a village in Myanmar, Gonebin Village. Last December when we were in Myanmar, the Principal of the Gonebin village school, had travelled overnight to meet us to ask for our help. The gesture…

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Dhammaduta Project 2019

Background Firefly Mission aimed to be a respected Buddhist organisation that puts the Buddha’s teachings into action in terms of dana, sila, and bhavana; and promote Dhamma knowledge and practices.  As part of our Dhammaduta works, we provides Dhamma talks, meditation retreats, kathina,  build Sala (community halls at monasteries), build…

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Myanmar Flood Relief Support ( Aug 2019 )

Raging floods across Myanmar have forced tens of thousands of people from their homes in recent weeks, as monsoon rains pummel the nation. Shwegyin township in Bago region has become a vast lake of water , houses are submerged under water with only rooftops could be seen. Army troops have…

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FFM Eye Camps 2019 @ Nyein Oo Village, Myanmar

This has been our annual Eye Camps in Nyein Oo Village since 2010, organized by Bhante Dr U Sopaka & the medical team led by Dr Sa J Lwin this year the cost of the camps is sponsored by family of the late Mr & Mrs Tan Eng Leong 21-Apr:…

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