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Karen Welfare Association of WA Inc. shall be solely for Social Welfare and Supportive projects for the benefit of the Karen and Local community in Australia, (intercontinental) around the world and without prejudice.

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  • Paul Kyaw
    President
    As the youngest sibling of a poor Karen family from Irrawaddy delta, my education journey, especially the tertiary, was arduous and exhausting with a few ragged shirts on my back and every day long walk (just to save bus fare) and poor tiffins.
  • Joansy Pegrum
    Vice President
    My primary goal is to articulate a vision with my team that represent and motivate others in the community.   My great ambition is to undertaking any important roles concerning humanity and services that of complex nature. 
  • Peter Nyanlin
    Acting Treasurer
    My name is Peter Naylin and I come from a respectable Karen family from Myanmar. My ancestors were Karen leader/politicians and as such most of the older generation knows my ancestors.
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Karen Welfare Association of WA Inc executive committee 2019-2022

President: Paul Kyaw Vice President: April Zion Christian-Moo Secretary-General : Darrell David Nathan Deputy Secretary-General : Ywa Hay Byitt Director of Finance: Peter Nay Lin Deputy Director of Finance: Thet War Sein Chief Executive Officer (CEO): Joansy Pegrum Director of Public Diplomacy: April Zion Christian-Moo Director of Volunteers Engagement: Thaw Ri Byitt Director of Language…

Thank you Senator Dean Smith for allocating his time for our community

As Douglas MacArthur said A true leader has the confidence to stand alone, the courage to make tough decisions, and the compassion to listen to the needs of others. He does not set out to be a leader, but becomes one by the equality of his actions and the integrity of his intent. Thank you #Senator_Dean_Smith for…

South32 donating the bicycles

#Karen_Welfare would like to give special thanks to #South32 for donating the bicycles to these 10 children and #XLevents for arranging this special moment and make this opportunity happened.

Meet and Greet with Professor Dr. Kevin Lachepell

Meet and Greet with Professor Dr. Kevin Lachepell