Fiji Time: 7:32 PM on Friday 27 February

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / News

Elderly enjoy visit

Felix Chaudhary
Sunday, May 11, 2014

WHILE most families will gather to celebrate Mother's Day at home today, the residents of the Golden Age home in Natabua enjoyed it a day earlier with the management and staff of Vijendra's Tailoring Centre in Lautoka.

Employee Shrada Singh said she was motivated to do something for the elderly.

"What could be worse than celebrating Mother's Day without family around you?" the 22-year-old said.

"We decided to become family for the aged women at the home just for this special day.

"If we can make them smile and share some food with them, I believe that we are doing God's work."

Ms Singh said doing charity work was not a burden but a duty that all people should undertake.





Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Dead in early morning plunge
  2. Porn search: Fiji in top ten
  3. Chaudhry: Government's actions unfair
  4. Kaisi issue put to rest
  5. USP sheds light on non-renewal of contracts
  6. Savou named in U20 team
  7. $13m exploration
  8. Landowners seek redress
  9. Police warn motorists
  10. Cane price drops

Top Stories this Week

  1. Bonus pay Tuesday (24 Feb)
  2. The last goodbye Tuesday (24 Feb)
  3. JPs in corrupt practice Monday (23 Feb)
  4. Bainimarama: Expect the rise Monday (23 Feb)
  5. Wife's sorrow Wednesday (25 Feb)
  6. 3 walk free Thursday (26 Feb)
  7. Body find shocks duo Thursday (26 Feb)
  8. Dead in early morning plunge Friday (27 Feb)
  9. A mother's anguish Wednesday (25 Feb)
  10. Porn search: Fiji in top ten Friday (27 Feb)