Golden Hearts Award 2015: More Than Just A Neighbour

Shirin Aziha Shahidan has been helping Uncle Ah San, whose real name is Lim Kim Sung since she was a young girl. Uncle Ah San suffers from elephantiasis, leaving him barely able to walk. Determined to help him better his life, Shirin contacted social activist Syed Azmi who wrote about Uncle Ah San’s story online. The story went viral with thousands responding and wanting to help the elderly man. Shirin is among 10 recipients of the inaugural Star Golden Hearts Award.

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