2017

june

winners of the consis colouring competition

Congratulations to the 3 winners of our recent Consis colouring and naming competition! We are honoured to name the biggest robot in Australia, 'Spencer'. Amazing and creative work from all the students at Springvale Rise Primary School ( Springvale Campus & Springvale Heights Campus). Special thank you to Mrs Cottier (Principal) & John Koot (Managing director of Willach - the company that makes Consis dispensing robots).

Back row (from left to right): Jan Pendrakowski (Regional Manager for VIC/TAS, Willach), Vey (Pharmacist, Lim's Pharmacy), Richard Lim OAM JP (Owner, Lim's Pharmacy), John Koot (Australian Managing Director, Willach), Debbie Cottier, Springvale Rise Primary School), Mrs A (Teacher, Springvale Rise Primary School)

Front row: Gurakareet (best colouring-in winner, Consis colouring-in competition), Sehaj (best colouring-in winner, Consis colouring-in competition) Sophie (best name winner, Consis colouring-in competition)

donation from korowa

After his successful talk at Korowa Anglican Girls' School, Lim's Pharmacy owner Richard Lim OAM JP was humbled to receive a donation of $300 from the school for any charity that he desired. He chose to give the donation to Cambodia Vision Inc., as he is president of Cambodia Vision's Victoria branch.

From left to right: Marianne Hale (Head of Religion and Social Services at Korowa Anglican Girls' School), Richard Lim OAM JP (Owner of Lim's Pharmacy).

awards from chinese associations

Lim's Pharmacy owner Richard Lim received awards from the Chinese Multicultural and Sport Association of Victoria and the Springvale Mandarin Association for his long-time outstanding support. Mr Lim was unable make it to Parliament House to receive the award, so the leaders of these associations presented the awards at Lim's Pharmacy.

korowa anglican girls' school

Lim's Pharmacy owner Richard Lim OAM JP was proud to be invited to give a presentation at Korowa Anglican Girls' School on his life journey, challenges, achievements and contributions to charity.
This was presented in front of 82 students, as part of the school's upcoming charity trip to Cambodia. 
Korowa Anglican Girls' School are associated with a school in remote Cambodia, with the aim of providing a curriculum similar to Australian schools.

cambodia vision vip night

Lim's Pharmacy owner Richard Lim received an award for his outstanding contribution as President of Camboda Vision Inc Victoria branch.
We would like to thank everyone involved with Cambodia Vision and thank our generous donors and volunteers for their ongoing support.

children of cambodia charity trivia night

Lim's Pharmacy owner Richard Lim and Pharmacy Assistant Ken were proud to attend the Children of Cambodia charity trivia night. Some of the trivia night prizes were also provided by Lim's Pharmacy.
All funds raised goes towards around 3000 primary school children in Cambodia to ensure to ensure they can go to school.

visit from founders of nokor tep 

The Nokor Tep Foundation is a non-profit organisation which strives to deliver health care to women of Cambodia.

Lim's Pharmacy and owner Richard Lim is proud to support one of their newest and largest project, the Nokor Tep Women's Hospital, which will provide women with modern gynaecological and oncological care currently not available in Cambodia!

Pictured (left to right): Richard Lim OAM JP (Owner of Lim's Pharmacy), Janne Ritskes (Founder of Nokor Tep Foundation), Cathy Emmerson (Nokor Tep Foundation), Nhar Leng (President of Wat Khmer Melbourne).

sccfa fundraiser night

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As a long-time supporter and major sponsor of the organisation, Richard Lim attended a fundraiser night for the SCCFA (Save Cambodian Children Fund Australia), an organisation which seeks to help the less fortunate of rural Cambodia gain an education and have access to necessities.

Pictured (left to right): Sineth (RST Consultant), Richard Lim OAM JP (Owner of Lim's Pharmacy), Jim Memeti (Mayor of the City of Greater Dandenong), Ratana Sar (RST Consultant).

fifth annual bonfire

Lim's Pharmacy owners Richard and Anh Lim, pharmacist Linda and pharmacy assistant Kheang were proud to attend Andrew and Jan Troedel's Fifth Annual Bonfire last night.
All money raised went towards the Nokor Tep Foundation Australia, which supports the building of the Nokor Tep Women's Hospital in Cambodia.

may

weekly avene skin testing

Lim's Pharmacy implemented weekly FREE Avene Skin Testing every Saturday, and it was a huge hit from day one! A professional staff member from Avene conducted complimentary skin analysis' for all our customers! 

diabetes and blood glucose screening

Every Thursday of May, Lim's Pharmacy conducted FREE Diabtes and Blood Glucose Screeenings as part of the Pharmacy Diabetes Trial Program, thanks to Deakin University, University of Sydney, and The Pharmacy Guild of Australia.

Pictured is our intern Joanne conducting Blood Glucose Checks with Lim's staff member Thea.

avene competition win

Lim's Pharmacy's much adored Kheang will be sent on an exciting trip to Paris, France after winning an Australia-wide competition held by popular skincare brand Avene for pharmacies across Australia!

Congratulations Kheang for this amazing opportunity!

state budget breakfast

Mr Richard Lim OAM JP attended the State Budget breakfast with the Premier of Victoria and his cabinet at Park Hyatt Hotel in Melbourne!

Pictured is Richard Suor Lim OAM JP (Owner of Lim's Pharmacy) with Mr Allan Crosthwaite (Director of the Pharmacy Guild of Australia - Victoria Branch), Hon. Jill Hennessy (Health Minister), and a group of representatives from the Pharmacy Guild of Australia.

 

April

happy khmer new year

Khmer New Year is now over but it was well celebrated! Richard Lim attended the festivities sponsored by Lim's Pharmacy at Wat Khmer on Springvale Road to welcome a year of health and fortune!

Australian health and human aid

Lim's Pharmacy owners Richard and Anh Lim had dinner with eye specialist Dr David Worsnop and his wife, skin cancer specialist Dr Julianna Worsnop, to discuss supporting charity organisation Australian Health and Human Aid (AHHA). 

monash children's hospital vip cocktail night

Lim's Pharmacy owners Richard and Anh Lim were proud to attend the VIP Cocktail Night for the donors of the new Monash Children's Hospital, which includes an exclusive pre-opening tour of the hospital!

march

ikare charity fundraiser

Richard Lim and Lim's Pharmacy were proud to sponsor a charity fundraiser hosted by IKARE! IKARE is an organisation which helps the less fortunate children of Cambodia in areas such as education.

Pictured (left to right): Pam and Geoff Shanks (Directors of Children of Cambodia Foundation), Patrick Arthur (Member of Cambodian Kids Can), Richard Suor Lim OAM JP (Owner of Lim's Pharmacy), Seda Douglas (Chair Person of SCCFA), Sopharany Hay (SBS Khmer Presenter).

consis upgrade

March 20th marked the unveiling of our brand new Consis Dispensing Robot! The largest Consis robot in Australia is found only in Lim's Pharmacy and it is now running and ready to serve!

Pictured: Cr Jim Memeti (Mayor of City of Greater Dandenong), Cr Roz Blades and Cr Youhorn Chea joined Richard Lim and the staff of Lim's Pharmacy to celebrate the unveiling of our new Consis!

Photo courtesy of SK Media.

clean up australia day 2017

Lim's Pharmacy was extremely proud to sponsor the Clean Up Australia Day event on 5th March! Richard Lim participated in the event in which the community spent the day clearing Springvale of litter. 

A job well done to all the participants!

january

chinese new year celebration

Richard Lim was proud to attend the Chinese New Year Celebration of the Teochew Association of Victoria!

head lice checks

With school back, kids are more prone to getting hair lice. So, we at Lim's Pharmacy conducted a head lice check, in which we showed customers how to check, treat, and prevent hair lice!

mayor visits lim's pharmacy

Cr Jim Memeti (Mayor of the City of Greater Dandenong) met with Richard Lim (Lim's Pharmacy owner) and Linda (Manager/Pharmacist at Lim's Pharmacy), to discuss the parking issue in Springvale and possible resolutions.

SPRINGVALE LUNAR NEW YEAR FESTIVAL 2017

Lim's Pharmacy was proud to be a major sponsor for the 2017 Springvale Lunar New Year Festival. Richard Lim attended the event as an honorary advisor of the Springvale Asian Business Association, and donated $4000 to SABA.