Looking for some great souvenirs or products in Kuala Lumpur? You can now find the AirAsia Foundation‘s Destination: GOOD in REXKL, Kuala Lumpur’s latest multicultural creative and entrepreneurial hub. REXKL, the former iconic Rex Cinema, is located in Jalan Sultan in Chinatown. From a derelict burnt out shell, the cinema has been reborn as a go-to hub for all things creative.
Destination: GOOD in REXKL
Since its inception two years ago, AirAsia Foundation has operated Destination: GOOD as a pop-up store in various locations, including Kuala Lumpur International Airport (klia2). The shop will now have a permanent address in REXKL, This is a good fit as both promote culture and foster a sense of community.
AirAsia Foundation opened Destination: GOOD in REXKL, its new home, on 23rd August 2019 in a ceremony officiated by Minister of Finance YB Lim Guan Eng.
Destination: GOOD retails more than 400 responsibly and ethically produced goods sourced from over 30 social enterprises from around Asean. It’s more than a shop. The initiative is an exchange, fostering collaboration between Asean social entrepreneurs and community-based enterprises.
…. In the last seven years, we have awarded 24 grants to innovative Asean social enterprises to help them grow……. AirAsia Foundation Executive Director Yap Mun Ching
To end the event, guests enjoyed a showcase of the new GOOD/jahat/ travel-themed collection. This is a collaboration between AirAsia Foundation and Malaysian conceptual design house Projek Jahat. The twelve-piece ensemble, using upcycled AirAsia materials, was launched at the opening of Kuala Lumpur Fashion Week 2019. All pieces from this collection are now available at Destination: GOOD.
Visit Destination: GOOD in REXKL every weekend, Thursday to Sunday. REXKL Opens at 10am until late.