Fostering spirit of giving during Ramadhan

The Student Affairs Office, Universiti Teknologi Brunei (UTB) Student Representative Council 2020/2021 (MPPUTB) and EXCO Community Service and Project of UTB organised a Ramadhan Drive 3.0 charity event.

The drive was supported by the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports; and Youth Volunteers.

The delegation was led by UTB Dean of Student Affairs Dayangku Ida Nurul-Fitri binti Pengiran Haji Kahar along with staff and students of the university.

The donations were delivered to 12 underprivileged families, mainly senior citizens, from May 16-19.

BND3,139.01 and items including daily necessities, cleaning supplies and toiletries were received from staff and students of the university.

The university also initiated a special fund to help its students during the COVID-19 pandemic. It was initiated to help students facing financial challenges with online learning since its inception on March 16.

BND3,705 was collected and given to 94 students.

Photos above and below show UTB Dean of Student Affairs Dayangku Ida Nurul-Fitri binti Pengiran Haji Kahar during the donation presentation to recipients. PHOTOS: UTB