10 Mar '11, 12am
[Daily Blog Reads] Why Donate?
I’ve rallied for donations for the baseball league in Alexandra for 3 days now – see Help The Alexandra Boys . To those who donated USD10 or more, I commend you and thank you for your generosity on behalf of the boys. To those who have yet to contribute, please please please respond to my plea for a USD10 donation. With the exchange rate now, that’s less than SGD13. What is SGD13 to an average person? A taxi ride? A lunch meal? A CD single? 2 movie tickets? A glass of wine? Let’s consider giving one of those up so that we can chip in to help the boys! This cause is real. This is a crime ridden country because there are so many unfortunate desperate people who have resorted to crime in order to survive. And crime then became their lives. When we help a young man like this, what we are doing is placing a baseball mitt or bat in his hand, instead of a gun. We are helping thes...