MKM lends underprivileged family a helping hand

Syazwani Hj Rosli

The Council on Social Welfare (MKM) reached out to a family of nine who had been living in a one-room shelter recently.

Harris Fadilah bin Brahim, 41, a labourer at the Ministry of Defence, along with his wife and seven children aged six to 16 have been living in such condition for 15 years. Harris Fadilah also has to undergo kidney dialysis three times a week.

MKM, in its mission to offer assistance to the needy in the country, provided the family with a living quarters in Kampong Sengkurong. The rent and expenses are borne by MKM and other donors.

MKM President Haji Mohd Yusof bin Shaik Abdul Halim, MKM Vice President 1 Hajah Juhana binti Haji Mohd Jaya, and MKM members were present when Harris Fadilah and his family moved to their new home.

Brunei Council on Social Welfare (MKM) members helping the family move. PHOTO: MKM