Families receive food necessities

Rokiah Mahmud

The Brunei Council on Social Welfare (MKM) carried out the ‘Sejambak Kasih MKM Project’ by distributing basic food items to 100 heads of families comprising MKM’s clients.

The distribution of the daily foods necessities was carried out by practising social and physical distancing in accordance to the Ministry of Health’s (MoH) advice.

The MKM delegation distributing the contribution was led by its President Mohd Yusof bin Halim along with the governance committee and members. MKM is distributing food items to clients in the four districts. The distribution started at its office in Kampong Sungai Hanching.

Family heads received basic food necessities worth BND165 such as rice, sugar, cooking oil, canned food and drinks. Funds for this project was derived from contributions donated by the public including BND5,000 from imagine Sdn Bhd.

The project aims to ease the burden of MKM’s clients. The annual project is carried out during Ramadhan to assist clients in preparation for Hari Raya Aidilfitri festivities.

MKM President Mohd Yusof bin Halim presents a donation to one of the families.
PHOTO: RAHWANI ZAHARI