“Dance with an Angel” is the theme of the 2003
fund-raising event organized by Zonta International Chiangmai Club. It will
be an enjoyable evening of fine food and wine. Entertainment will be
supplied by well-known musicians Teh and Bella Intaranan and the Jazzliners
Band. The Prem Center Acapella, an enthusiastic youthful singing group, will
put in a debut appearance. After these performances, guests will dance
throughout the night to great music.
‘Wink and a Smile’ dance routine drew encores from the guests at a
previous Zonta Fund-raising. The upcoming ‘Dance with an Angel’ on
Friday, September 12 at the Imperial Mae Ping Ballroom promises to be even
more fun. Chorus Line from left to right: Hope Watcharapreecha, Celeste
Holland, Margaret Bhadungzong and (far right) Club President Jiamjit
Not only can partygoers look forward to good food and
entertainment, also throughout the evening there will be drawings for prize
giveaways. No need for guests to buy lotto tickets, all ticket holders are
eligible to win a prize.
Zonta International Chiangmai Club (ZICC) #1586 was
chartered on October 25, 1997 and since then has been fully operational. The
current members are comprised of academics from universities, international
schools and are career women in private industry. The mission of ZICC is to
provide needed support to impoverished, underprivileged women and their
families living in Chiang Mai and surrounding areas. In particular, the
programs address the diverse array of medical and social needs required by
people inflected with, or affected by HIV/AIDS.
Pooling their wide variety of practical and academic
experiences, ZICC members implement the Holistic Care Model approach to
promote both physical and mental health care for people with HIV/AIDS. All
proceeds support ZICC community service projects such as:
1. The Grandma Cares Project, an outreach to senior
citizens established in 1992.
2. A Student Fund, providing uniforms and books to 300
orphans -established in the year 2000.
3. The ‘Thursday Club’, a monthly support group for
people living with AIDS (PWAs), established in 1990.
4. The Chalermprakiat School for Girls in Pasang Lamphun,
established in 2001.
The event takes place on Friday, September 12 at 7 p.m.
in the Imperial Mae Ping Hotel Ballroom. Tickets are 1,000 baht donation.
Corporate sponsorship is welcome at 10,000 baht.
A few of the valued gifts in the lucky draw are:
* 2 round trip tickets on Bangkok Airways
* 2 gold necklaces
* DVD player from President Ladda of Zonta Bangkok 3
* 2 complimentary spa treatments from Chiangmai Oasis Spa
* A gift from Mengrai Kilns Chiangmai
* A gift voucher from Ban Sabai Spa
* TG gifts
* Lunch for 2 at the Regent Chiang Mai Resort & Spa
* Gifts from Zontian Accurate Engineering of Bangkok
* Gift from President Jatuporn Limpiyasrisakul of Zonta
If you haven’t been able to lend a helping hand
recently, this is your opportunity to do so. The public can make donations
to ZICC community service projects by bank transfer to Zonta International
Chiangmai Club (Margaret Bhadungzong) 251 0 50497 - 6 at Bangkok Bank,
Thapae Rd. Branch (please fax your bank pay-in slip to fax 053 248033).
Your generosity is much appreciated by the persons in our
community who Zonta International Chiangmai assists daily throughout the
Buy your tickets today from Zontian Daranee Parker at
Parker’s on Huay Kaew Road or Zontian Celeste Holland or Zontian Aree
Buchard. You are invited to call event chairperson, Past President Margaret
Bhadungzong at tel. 053 260 705.