Belait families receive donations

Daniel Lim

The Belait Youth Association (PEMBELA) handed over donations to special needs and less fortunate families in the Belait District on May 22 and 23.

With aid from volunteers from the Youth and Sports Department under the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports and veterans of the Royal Brunei Armed Forces, the group visited 41 special needs and less fortunate families.

President of PEMBELA Atikah Rumaizah binti Dr Haji Harun led the visit to the rural area of the district, including Melilas, Sukang, Merangking, Labi, Bukit Sawat and Sungai Mau. The group also travelled to Sungai Liang and Kampong Lumut.

The donations included food and household supplies. Some families received vouchers and cash donations collected from association members.

A family receives donations. PHOTO: PEMBELA