Ladies Development Group hosts lunch for Garunyawet Foundation

Friday, 16 March 2012 From Issue Vol. XX No. 11 By  Manoon Makpol

The Pattaya Ladies Development Group hosted lunch for 420 residents of the Garunyawet Foundation for Persons with Disabilities and aided the home with a donation of 20,000 baht.

Pattaya Deputy Mayor Wutisak Rermkitkarn and group President Naowarat Khakhay led the March 5 field trip to the Banglamung facility, along with 30 Development Group members. KFPD representative Athapol Suriya welcomed them and accepted the cash donation.

Naowarat Khakhay (standing, center right) presents a donation of 20,000 baht to Athapol Suriya representing the GFPD. Naowarat Khakhay (standing, center right) presents a donation of 20,000 baht to Athapol Suriya representing the GFPD.

The meal, dessert, milk and ice cream were followed by singing and birthday celebrations for those born during March. Activities and games rounded out what proved to be a fun day for the disabled, facility staffers and the ladies.

Garunyawet was founded in 1990, taking in 60 disabled people in 1994. That year it was honored by HRH Princess Sirindhorn, who changed the name to Garunyawet Foundation for Persons with Disabilities, meaning “a home with kindness.”

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