STARS RAISE FUNDS FOR THONG CHAI CHARITY SHOW
By Dylan Loh
Stars raise funds for Thong Chai Charity Show
SINGAPORE: The Thong Chai Charity Show shown "live" on MediaCorp's Channel 8 planned to raise some S$3.5 million.
It is a fundraiser for the Singapore Thong Chai Medical Institution.
At the end of the programme, total amount raised was S$8,676,230.
The show features appearances from international celebrities such as Hong Kong action star Jackie Chan.
Local artistes like actor Mark Lee also got in on the act.
Thong Chai Medical Institution was set up in 1867 to provide free medical consultation and traditional Chinese medicine to the public.
SOURCE: CHANNEL NEWS ASIA