Press Release For Immediate Release
300 celebrate Mother’s Day with family and friends for a good cause
MAY 10 – Mother’s Day does not have to be an exclusive celebration and 300 people – mothers and children, friends and family – turned up at the Bora Ombak Restaurant on Sunday night, May 10, to celebrate it for a good cause.
The Mother’s Day, Love, Appreciation and Charity night was for a good cause – single mothers, the ones who are both fathers and mothers to their children – and to reflect the appreciation for their hard work in bringing up their family with help from others.
For those who came, the night began right at the door where they walked on a red carpet and had photographs taken with most of the celebrities, Hollywood-style, as the Rumours band struck up the music. It didn’t end there as masseuses from Angsana Spa pampered the guests with some shoulder and hand treatment by Nuskin.
The vivacious Sazzy Falak, from the movie Gol and Gincu, was the host for the night as she got the crowd to participate and have fun for a magical Mother’s Day celebration.As dinner progressed, the 39 Touch group performed while models took to the catwalk to show of designs by Passages Metrojaya. Ryzal Mentor and Nora Rumours then sang to the delight of the audience followed by another fashion show by Aidawati Saidin.
Organisers, MIKEVENT Planner together with Patron, Datin Hjh. Farida then presented the contribution to the Persatuan Ibu Tunggal before the night continued with fashion shows by Nor Arfa Batik and up-and-coming designer Eentanurazima. The night special performance was by Dayang Nurfaizah and Shiha AF.
For the guests, DJ Zizi and Tuah from SuriaFM, one of the top Malay radio stations in the country, organised a lucky draw to ensure they went back home with more than just memories and photographs in Bora Ombak, which turned into a Balinese garden complete with its renowned Indonesian food.
The night ended with all participating in the infectious poco-poco dance with mothers and children celebrating the family bonds that made the event all the more memorable.
The Mother’s Day, Love, Appreciation and Charity event was initiated by young group of people who wanted to share their talents and special moments like this with the special person called Mum. They were inspired and love to share their talent, love and time to tribute it back to all mothers and in honour of single mothers.
Among the highlights was the special door gift crafted by “Penjara Wanita Kajang”. Organiser Mike Manicka had personally went and approached for their support and to highlight the mothers in the jail who are still part of the celebrations.All proceeds from the event went to the Pertubuhan Ibu Tunggal Islam Wilayah Persekutuan & Selangor and the Malaysia India Council of Commerce and Community Development.
* RELEASED BY MIKEVENT PLANNER ON MOTHER’S DAY, MAY 10, 2009. FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT CIK MUNIRAH KADER SHAH AT 0123303339