Last chance to FundRace for SPCA Selangor

For Immediate Release

Drop KL invites donors to participate in last leg of FundRace campaign for SPCA Selangor

February 28th, 2018 Kuala Lumpur – In celebrating the auspicious Year of the Earth Dog, co-organisers Drop Bar & Lounge Sdn Bhd (Drop KL) and GoInternationalGroup.com invite contributions from the general public at the last leg in support of the Society for the Prevention of Animals (SPCA) Selangor ‘Stray Free Selangor’ campaign which ends on the last day of Chinese New Year this 2nd of March. RM7500 has been raised so far.

 

Participate in the FundRace by setting up an account at https://www.simplygiving.com/event/dropklforspcaselangor, donate any amount then invite your friends to start donating using your personal link. Donations of RM388 and above will receive one RM100 SPCA voucher^ and one RM100 dining voucher* to dine at the brand new Modern American restaurant and bar, Drop KL The Terraces, TREC.

Be the TOP TWO to raise the most amount of money for the SPCA Selangor to win:

  • 1st prize:
    • A drawing of your pet animal by AL Song (clear photo must be submitted by email, allow for one month for delivery of this drawing due to the complexity and detailed drawing by the artist)
    • Dinner for 2 at Modern American restaurant and bar; Drop KL at The Terraces TREC
  • 2nd prize:
    • A drawing of your pet animal by AL Song (clear photo must be submitted by email, allow for one month for delivery of this drawing due to the complexity and detailed drawing by the artist)
    • one RM100 SPCA voucher^; a RM100 dining voucher* at Drop KL

“SPCA is extremely grateful and excited by this extraordinarily generous gesture cooked up by Drop KL and GoInternationalGroup.com at RUYI & Lyn. We also thank our longtime Board Member, Legal Adviser and superb fundraiser Ms Chan Mo Lin, who constantly comes up with innovative and creative ways to promote the work of SPCA. In 2017 SPCA launched STRAY FREE SELANGOR (SFS), together with our Royal Patron DYMM Tengku Permaisuri Selangor, Tengku Permaisuri Norashikin, with the aim of finding a Home for Every Soul and spay/neuter as many owned and stray animals as possible so to prevent misery from over-breeding. The proceeds of this event will go towards SFS.” – Christine Chin – Radford, Honorary Chairman, SPCA

This novel FundRace campaign was inspired by SPCA Legal Advisor Ms. Chan Mo Lin and was conceptualised by Jasmine Low of experiential creative agency, GoInternationalGroup.com. It kicked off on January 10th with a 6-course fundraising dinner that raised RM7500 so far with food and drink sponsored by Modern American restaurant and bar Drop KL (soon to open at The Terraces, TREC) in collaboration with venue host RUYI & Lyn in BSC. Notable guests at the dinner included group managing director / CEO The Star Media Group Datuk Seri Wong Chun Wai and Datin Seri Florence Wong, June Wong COO of The Star Media Group, SPCA Chairman Christine Chin-Radford, SPCA Celebrity Ambassador The Platters singer Donne Ray Radford and SPCA Legal Advisor Ms. Chan Mo Lin, Lyn Siew proprietor of RUYI&Lyn and Alison Christ GM of Drop KL.

^* terms and conditions from the respective hosts may apply

Ends.

Note: This press release is issued by Go International Group Dotcom Sdn Bhd on behalf of Drop KL Bar & Lounge Sdn Bhd.  For media inquiries, please contact media@dropkl.com or call 603 2282 0093.

Fact Sheet

Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA Selangor)

Beneficiary

Founded in 1958, SPCA is a well-respected and trusted animal welfare Non-Profit Organisation (Reg No. 1320) based in Ampang Jaya. Over the years, the organisation has gained tremendous goodwill, recognition and support from animal lovers all over Malaysia. Visit http://www.spca.org.my. The 6 functional Pillars of SPCA are:

Pillar 1- Temporary Animal Shelter and Adoption Centre

Pillar 2- Spay /Neuter programmes ( SFS, SnV)

Pillar 3- Inspectorate (inspect cruelty cases highlighted by the public)

Pillar 4- Humane Education and Outreach

Pillar 5- Government Lobbying ( SPCA Chairman on the National Advisory Board)

Pillar 6- MissionHELP (Helping People Help Animals)

 

Drop KL Bar & Lounge Sdn Bhd (Drop KL)

Presenting Sponsor & Co-organiser

Malaysia’s First Modern American dining experience and rooftop bar Drop KL opens at The Terraces, TREC Kuala Lumpur on 1st February 2018. Drop KL offers a boutique melting pot experience for gastronomes; showcasing the slow food movement from the USA with European, Asian and Latin American cuisine influences paired with natural wines, molecular and superfood cocktails. At sundown; eat, drink and drop to the after-hour beats. Established in Hong Kong since 2000, Drop Hong Kong has clinched numerous industry awards. Visit www.dropkl.com – a journey for the senses.

RUYI & Lyn

Venue Sponsor

A modern Chinese restaurant perched on the top floor of Bangsar Shopping Center, Kuala Lumpur; with over 22,000 sq feet of space, RUYI & Lyn is no ordinary restaurant as it represents a heartfelt desire of the good life. LYN is an acronym for Link Your Network; fulfilling a dream of bringing together people of all races, gender, religion, social backgrounds and nationalities. RUYI & Lyn has lived up to its vision to inspire, and be inspired by innovation in food and beverage hospitality. RUYI was awarded the HAPA Extraordinary Dining – Most Innovative Experience award by Hospitality Asia Platinum Awards and recipient of 12 awards including Golden Chef and Most Creative Menu at the 2016 Malaysian International Gastronomy Festival.

Go International Group Dotcom Sdn Bhd

Co-organiser

The Go International Group Dotcom vision is to create unforgettable experiences through live events that are powered by technology and inspired by “Movement & Rhythm”.  Since 2005, our pioneering spirit along with a passionate team of skilled professionals have delivered innovative events with impact in Kuala Lumpur and Sydney. Visit www.gointernationalgroup.com.

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