Run For A Chance 2018
|Start Date||October 6, 2018|
|End Date||October 6, 2018|
|Venue||CITTA Mall Ara Damansara|
|Address||1, Jalan PJU 1a/48, Pusat Perdagangan Dana 1, 47301 Petaling Jaya, Selangor|
|Distance Type||10km 3km|
In conjunction with the World Cerebral Palsy Day on the 6th October, 2018, Lovely Disable Home will be organizing a second successive charity run, namely “Run for a Chance 2018” at the CITTA Mall, Ara Damansara from 6.30am to 10am. This year, the run will be supported by a local singer and radio host, Ms Mei Sim as a Run Ambassador. She will be running together with the participants during the day to grace the event.
Founded in 2005, Lovely Disabled Home is a non-governmental organization and non-profit disabled center. Entering into its 13th year, the center carry its purpose to provide employment opportunities for people with Cerebral Palsy and intellectual disabilities. In the recent years, the number of members working at the center has increased from the initial 6 to 58. As the center see the needs for such centers to continue to play its role for the disabled communities, the center continue to organize this Charity Run raise fund for its annual operating expenses of 2019.
Apart from this, Run for a Chance 2018 also provide an avenue for the public to have a better understanding of the socks merchandize created by the Lovely Disabled Home.
Since 2015, Lovely Disabled Home has created its own socks and packaging works to be done by the members themselves,
The center hope that this will bring a stable working opportunities for the members and enhance the value of their life.
Through packaging a pair of socks, it creates a CHANCE for the disabled members, which is why the theme of the charity run is called “Run for A Chance”.