Come to the ‘Red Cross Fair 2018‘ charity event of the year! In celebration of its 125th anniversary, the Thai Red Cross Society invites all to join the annual charity event, The Thai Red Cross Fair 2018.
ขอเชิญเที่ยว ‘งานกาชาดประจำปี 2561‘ ฉลอง 125 ปี สภากาชาดไทย สนุกกับกิจกรรมและความบันเทิงและร่วมทำบุญกับกาชาด รายได้โดยเสด็จพระราชกุศลบำรุงสภากาชาดไทย ระหว่างวันที่ 23 พฤศจิกายน – 1 ธันวาคม 2561 ณ สวนลุมพินี กรุงเทพมหานคร ตั้งแต่เวลา 10.30-22.00 น.
The Thai Red Cross Society under the Royal patronage has organised this year’s fair at Bangkok’s Lumpini Park. Started from Friday 23 November – 1 December 2018, from 10:30 AM – 10:00 PM, several government agencies, educational institutions and the public sector have participated in the nine-day fair and the proceeds will go to assist the Society’s operations. Be sure to find food, performances, fun games, and activities throughout the 9-day event.
For more information, please contact the Fund Raising Bureau of the Thai Red Cross Society at 0-2256-4440 or 0-2255-9911.
Activities include an exhibition on the progress of the Thai Red Cross Society over the past 125 years, sales of products from royal projects, a traditional kite contest, light and sound shows and lucky draws.Thai Red Cross Society
The first annual Red Cross Fair was organized in 1923, it was called “ Membership Recruitment Campaign and more than 13,436 members were recruited at a membership fee of 1 baht each. It was continued, expanded year by year and has traditionally become the most popular annual for of Bangkok and other provinces through out the country.
The annual fair is also an opportunity for organizations, government agencies, public institutions, foundations benefactors and people of good will in general to join together to show the result of their efforts along the work of the Thai Red Cross in various programs to seek donations.
At present, the annual Red Cross Fair was still held at Amporn Garden (Suan Amporn), the Royal Plaza (the ground in front of the Bureau of the Royal Household), Sri-Ayudhaya Road and the outer Grand Promenade Road during end of March until first week of April and every year with more than 200 organizations both governmental and non-governmental set up their booths with various activities and amusement shows.