Bringing cheers to the underprivileged

Daniel Lim

The Meraih Barkah Group conducted a Khatam Al-Quran ceremony and presented donations to 52 orphans at the Pusat Ehsan Al-Ameerah Al-Hajjah Maryam in Kuala Belait on Friday.

The project was led by Meraih Barkah group leader Hajah Florinda binti Haji Mejenis. The Khatam Al-Quran ceremony took place in the morning, followed by donations in the form of basic food necessities to underprivileged families. Meanwhile, orphans, special needs, and underprivileged students of the centre also received green packets.

The group hoped to not only lessen the burden but also help to ensure that they will be able observe and celebratethe upcoming Ramadhan and Hari Raya festivities.

Participants during the Khatam Al-Quran Ceremony. PHOTOS: PUSAT EHSAN KB
Underprivileged children receiving donations