Getting Started

Are you passionate about poverty? Have you always wanted to do something about it? If you’re eager to make a real difference and spark a movement in your circle of family, friends and community, then you’ve come to the right place!

It’s your turn to lead.

Step up and organise your own DIY Camp for the 30-Hour Famine! You’ll polish your leadership skills, make new friends and discover how meaningful fundraising can be when you do it together. To be a DIY Camp Leader, you need to be:
  • 18 years old or above
  • Committed to the cause
  • Passionate about people
  • Hardworking and persistent
  • Able to motivate and inspire

1. Camp Leader Training Workshop

Come and learn what the 30-Hour Famine 2017 will be bringing, how to run your Camp and tips on keeping your hungry campers engaged. Click here for the full list of Camp Leader Training Workshops and find one near you.

2. Running Your Camp
  • Form a DIY Camp Committee – Every leader needs a reliable core team.
  • Recruit Campers – Your participants will fast for 30 hours, learn about hunger and poverty, and fundraise for life-changing projects.
  • Distribute Donation Booklets to Campers
  • Plan your DIY Camp Programme – Make it an unforgettable experience!
  • Return the Funds to World Vision Malaysia – Collect the Donation Booklets and funds and bank it in to World Vision Malaysia.
  • DIY Camp Day

3. Join the Famine Countdown

The Countdown is an experience not to be missed! Join thousands of other Campers from all over Malaysia for an exciting four hours of activities, performances and learning more about the cause you’re supporting. Kindly note that only 30-Hour Famine DIY Camp participants are eligible to attend the Famine Countdown.*

Register now and embark on the incredible journey that being part of the 30-Hour Famine offers.


*Due to limited seats at the Countdown Venue, eligibility to enter the stadium is based on the DIY camp registration order and the timely return of funds (4 July 2017).