Shangri-La Kuala Lumpur as soon as once more kicked off the festive season with its heartwarming Embrace Christmas Charity Tree Lighting Ceremony, held on 23 November 2023. This longstanding custom, deeply rooted since 1985, serves as a beacon of hope and generosity, elevating funds to help kids with extreme coronary heart illnesses and different vital medical situations.
By means of the Embrace – Reward of Life program, a philanthropic undertaking initiated by Shangri-La Kuala Lumpur, the lodge has raised a formidable sum of over RM 4 million over time, offering important help to tons of of youngsters in want. The Embrace Christmas Charity Tree Lighting Ceremony has turn out to be a cornerstone of the lodge’s charitable endeavors, reaffirming its dedication to creating a optimistic affect on society.
This yr’s occasion showcased the Enchanted Wonders Christmas Charity Tree, adorned with six sorts of enchanting ornaments accessible for donations at RM1,100 every. As well as, 5 restricted version ornaments had been accessible for RM 5,000 every, providing a novel alternative for these desirous to make a extra vital contribution to this noble trigger.
Crafted by Shangri-La Kuala Lumpur’s proficient pastry specialists, led by the distinctive Chef Wayne Siow, these lovely ornaments embellished a mesmerizing 10-tiered tree. Every spinning tier proudly displayed the names or logos of the beneficiant donors, symbolizing their unwavering dedication to creating a distinction within the lives of those kids. The magical tree lighting ceremony was graced by Mr. Daniel Kaeflein, Normal Supervisor of Shangri-La Kuala Lumpur, alongside the Embrace recipients, creating a really memorable and heartwarming second.
Within the true spirit of the season, Shangri-La Kuala Lumpur was honoured to share this festive second with refugee kids from the UNHCR, Pusat Penjagaan kanak-kanak cacat Taman Megah and Embrace recipients. The joyous excessive tea held at Lemon Backyard served as a chance for everybody to come back collectively, have fun the season, and share compassion with these in want. This occasion reiterated the significance of group help in bringing hope and pleasure to the lives of youngsters dealing with adversity.