Charity Event for Orphans in Mombasa Report by Bharat Bhimji Dhanak
Pattni. - Hon. Sec. SPPS, Mombasa.
Shree Parajia Pattni Samaj,
Mombasa held a charity event on Sunday 4th February 2018 at the Miji Wa Salama
home, Child Welfare Society of Kenya.
A total of one hundred
orphans call it their home from day old babies to teenagers. Members donated used
clothes, toys, footwear etc.
Rations donated were Maize
flour, Red beans, Porridge, Sugar, Rice, Githeri (Mix Veg), Milk powder,
Cooking oil, Corn flour amongst other daily use rations & 15 new mattresses
were also donated to the home.
All children were fed hot
lunch of Mahamri & Mbaazi (Swahili sweet puri & Barazi in coconut),
Swahili chapatti, Veg Biryani, Spinach as well as goodie bags to each child
consisting of assorted biscuits, bar of chocolate, milk packet & cake.
Mr Vinubhai Dattani who is
the trustee of the home lead members to a tour of the home which consists of a
school with computers, quarters for boys & girls separate, playing field
& TV room.
Donations in kind &
monetary were all from:
The members of our Samaj,
Shree Pranlalbhai Arjan Dhanak of Pattni Connection &
Ashokbhai Damji Lakha on behalf of the families in USA, UK & East Africa.
Brunch at the Samaj
All members later enjoyed a
high brunch at the Samaj & as always delicious Chana Bateta Mombasa Mix,
Daal & Chili Bhajia, Pack Potatoes, assorted coconut, tamarind & pili
pili hot chutneys, Mahamri & Mbaazi typical Sunday Swahili breakfast dish,
Masala Tea & ice cold passion juice to beat the 34* Mombasa Raha heat as
well as cool down the Daal Chili bhajia fire.
We wholeheartedly thank all
members, all well wishers for their support towards the Samaj. Jai Mataji.
Regards & best wishes.
Bharat Bhimji Dhanak Pattni. Hon. Sec. SPPS, Mombasa