Lending a helping hand to recent fire victims

Rokiah Mahmud

Mufeed Disaster Relief is carrying out an initiative dubbed ‘Kutipan Sumbangan Mangsa Kebakaran Kampong Bendahara Lama’ at Kampong Mata-Mata Religious Hall until tomorrow.

Co-founder of Mufeed Disaster Relief Syukri bin Jamil said the initiative meant to assist the fire victims with their daily needs as well as their children school essentials.

He said many agencies and individuals contributed donations for the fire victims.

“The fire victims lost most of their household items in the incident. Relief such as this could ease their burden,” he added.

“Among the items donated are essential food, toiletries and school stationery.

“We will carry out this relief until 4pm tomorrow. We will distribute the items to the fire victims with collaboration of the Community Development Department (JAPEM),” he said.

Co-founder of Mufeed Disaster Relief Syukri bin Jamil in a group photo with volunteers for the project. PHOTO: ROKIAH MAHMUD