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Saturday, 15 October 2011

Taylor's Education Group World Food Day

World Hunger Crisis:
Here at Taylor's, we believe strongly in service: not only to our students and our country, but to the world as a whole. Hunger and malnutrition are at the forefront of urgent problems in the world today, especially with the current Somalian crisis. Over a billion people on our earth go hungry every day, and malnutrition plays a role in more than half of all childhood deaths. We believe that this is a severe and urgent problem. More importantly, we believe that all of us are part of the solution.

Thus, Taylor's Education Group (TEG) has pledged to pack and donate 1,000,000 meals through TEG World Food Day, when we will hold a series of Meal Packaging Events at Taylor's University and Taylor's College campuses as well as Sri Garden Schools on 16 October 2011. Each pack consists of 6 meals. Partnered with NGOs such as Stop Hunger Now and Food for the Hungry International, we aim to pack 166,667 packs (or 1,000,000 meals) to be distributed to crisis-burdened areas or school feeding programmes.

About Meal Packaging Events:
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Meal Packaging Events are fun-filled charity events that anyone can engage in, making them fantastic team building or family day events. Food packing lines will be formed by volunteers, with each section specializing in certain packaging activities. Every volunteer is given a specific task to do, which could involve funneling, measuring, sealing, or boxing. Each finished package contains 6 highly nutritious meals containing rice, soy protein, dried vegetables, flavoring and 21 essential vitamins and minerals.

Our target for this event is to actively address the problem of world hunger by having at least 1,000 volunteers pack 1 million meals within 1 day on 16 October 2011. We are also striving to bring the issue of world hunger to the forefront through the media and participants of the event. In addition, we would like to be part of generating continuous successful Meal Packaging events. In the past, the 45 million meals that have been packaged have been received in 76 countries.

Please click here for the Soft Launch of World Food Day.

About Our Partner – Stop Hunger Now (SHN):
Stop Hunger Now is an international hunger relief agency that has coordinated the distribution of food to countries all over the world, with over 45 million meals packaged and transported to crisis-burdened areas or school feeding programmes in 76 countries. They are dedicated to providing food and life-saving aid to the most vulnerable, and to creating a global commitment to mobilize the necessary resources. For more information, visit their website

Be a Part of the Solution:
We would like to invite you to help us make a difference.
Click to download World Food Day Food Raising Form.

There are many ways to contribute, including:
  • Purchasing RM18 World Food Day T-shirts. All proceeds will go directly towards this worthy cause.
  • Volunteering on World Food Day itself. This is the most hands-on way to get involved – become one of the 1,000 volunteers that will create a million meals on 16 October 2011 across Taylor's campuses! Make a real difference and join us for a meal packaging event.

    Date     : 16 October 2011
    Venue  : Taylor's University
    Taylor's College
    Sri Garden Schools
  • Be a Volunteer: Register here to be a volunteer to pack food on TEG World Food Day. For Taylor's University Lakeside Campus, log on to: For Taylor's College Subang Jaya & Sri Hartamas, log on to:
  • Food-Raising. Taylor's Education Group will prepare any amount of 375-gram food packs, containing 6 meals of soy protein, rice, dried vegetables and nutrient-filled flavoring, each worth RM6, on your behalf.

    Companies may choose from the following sponsorship options:

    • Contribute 350 meal packs, worth RM2,100:
      • Corporate logo placement in leaflet & poster
      • Mention in PR materials
    • Contribute 850 meal packs, worth RM5,100:
      • Corporate logo placement in leaflet & poster
      • Exposure in Taylor's 8 websites
      • Mention in PR materials
    • Contribute 1,700 meal packs, worth RM10,200:
      • Corporate logo placement in leaflet, poster, buntings, and backdrop
      • Exposure in Taylor's 8 websites
      • Exposure in Taylor's 3 Facebook pages
      • Personal meal packing line
      • Mention in PR materials
    • Contribute 3,350 meal packs, worth RM20,100:
      • Corporate logo placement in leaflet, poster, buntings, backdrop, banner, and T-shirt
      • Exposure in Taylor's 8 websites
      • Exposure in Taylor's 3 Facebook pages
      • Personal meal packing line
      • Mention in PR materials
Contact Us
"TEG World Food Day" Food-Raising Committee c/o Corporate Marketing
Block A, Level 3, No. 1 Jalan Taylor's, 47500 Subang Jaya,
Selangor, Malaysia
T: +60 3 5629 5000    F: +60 3 5629 5141

Come and participate in Share The Love Concert @ Taylor's Lakeside Campus. All proceeds from the sale of Julie's biscuits will go towards TEG World Food Day.
Click below:
Any contribution you make to this event directly provides emergency food supplies to our fellow being around the world who are in life-threatening crisis situations.

Thank you for being part of the solution
and together we will reach our goal:
One Day, One Million Meals.

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