The gift of giving

Themed "Giving Love, Spreading Happiness", the 53rd edition of the Diplomatic Red Cross Bazaar will be held during Feb 22-23, at Royal Paragon Hall, Siam Paragon.

A selection of handicrafts and other products from countries participating in the upcoming bazaar were on display at a press conference held last Thursday at the shopping complex's Lifestyle Hall. The bazaar is organised by spouses of diplomats in Thailand and the Thai Red Cross Society to raise funds for the latter's projects for the underprivileged in rural areas.

The press conference was attended by Janprapa Vichitcholchai, deputy director and acting director of its Fundraising Bureau, and Maria Ximena Rios Hamann, Francesca Galanti and Anita Rusdi, respectively spouses of the Peruvian, Italian and Indonesian ambassadors.

Anita Rusdi. SIAM PARAGON Development Co.Ltd

Kityaporn Chaithavornsathien and Varee Phonphaisan. SIAM PARAGON Development Co.Ltd

Francesca Galanti.

Pharmacists Khwanchai Nantayo and Oranuch Bumrungpanichthaworn.

Janprapa Vichitcholchai, Maria Ximena Rios Hamann and Talun Theng.

ML Auradis Snidvongs and Koonthinee Krairiksh.

Pensiri Tanphairoh and Dalis Pinchaleow.