Programme: General
Date: January 12, 2017
Author: Wendy KhonWendy Khon

IRCC (Inter-Racial AND Religious Conference Circles)

SWA continues to work closely with the Braddell Heights IRCC. We participated and bonded with the IRCC members in their many events organized throughout the year.  Wendy Khon, our 3rd Vice President has been reappointed as Secretary to the Braddell Heights IRCC.  Some of the events we participated were: -

 

  • Wendy Khon attended a networking cum dialogue session with Mayor Dr Maliki on 13 Jan 2017.
  • BHCC IRCC Appointment Holders were presented their appointment letters at the BHCC Lunar Year Gathering held on 31 Jan 2017.
  • BH IRCC organised Team Building Activities/Re-appointments/long service awards on 29 April 2017 at ORTP (old bottle tree park near Khatib MRT). Mr. Seah attended and gave away appointment certificates and long service awards. Wendy Khon was re-appointed as Secretary of BHCC IRCC. Wendy, Sara Mei, Any and Angela attended the event.
  • IRCC Table Top Exercise TTX on 4 Jul 2017 at Nanyang Junior College. Wendy and Angela attended. The role of IRCC is to disseminate timely and accurate information to religious and community organization, to provide reassurance and calm to respective communities, to monitor the ground situation relating to the crisis situation and collect feedback, and to assist emergency authorities in managing incidents and restoring normalcy.
  • Learning Journey of Harmony: 29 July in conjunction with Racial Harmony Day. We visited Silat Road Sikh Temple, Ruthra Kaliamman temple and Masjid Temenggong. Members attending: Wendy, Any and Alice Chai.
  • IRCC National Day Dinner on 5 Aug (Sat) at Serangoon Amphitheatre, near Block 263 Serangoon Central Drive, 7pm to 10pm.
  • IRCC National Day Dinner-SWA hosted it on 24 Aug 7:30pm. SWA did a brief introduction on SWA. Members attending: Li Hua, Wendy, Angela, Sara Mei, Joyce, 2016 Queens 4, Janice Koh, 2017 Queens 4, Lynette, Anny, Meiting, Alice Chai, Elizabeth.
  • 18 October 2017 – Public Holiday (Deepavali) Walkathon & Fun Day organized by Bartley Community Care Services & Bartley Christian Church. SWA supported the inaugural Bartley Community Care Services fund raising walkathon. Attended by: Lee Li Hua, Wendy Khon, Joyce Yeo, Angela Wong, Tan Pheck Woei, Christopher Jones, Anny Leow and Jacquelyn Liew
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