Donations flow for orphans, underprivileged

SC Tubular Solutions (B) Sdn Bhd

SC Tubular Solutions (B) Sdn Bhd (SCTSB), a foreign direct investment company in Brunei and a subsidiary of Sumitomo Corporation contributed stationery and kitchen utensils amounting to BND3,650 to Centre for Children with Special Needs (KACA) recently.

The contribution was part of the company’s commitment to supporting Brunei’s sustainable development by delivering economic, social and environmental benefits.

Managing Director of KACA Haji Awang Abdul Alim bin Haji Awang Othamn received the contribution from representatives of SCTSB led by Operation Manager Andrew Agnello.

Representatives of SCTSB led by Operation Manager Andrew Agnello presents the donation to Managing Director of KACA Haji Awang Abdul Alim bin Haji Awang Othman. PHOTO: SCTSB

Muhammad Jamalul Alam Mosque Muslimah Group

Daniel Lim

Members of the Muslimah Group from Muhammad Jamalul Alam Mosque, Kuala Belait yesterday presented donations to orphans and less fortunate students at the Panaga Religious School as part of its Amal activity in conjunction with the upcoming holy month of Ramadhan and Hari Raya Aidilfitri.

The group, led by Tengku Sharifah Zalehah binti Tengku Hassan and Hajah Nuriryani binti Haji Muhd Shah Al-Islam, presented the donation comprising basic necessities and cash to eight orphans and 12 less fortunate students during a ceremony at the school’s multi-purpose hall.

Headmistress Hajah Mariam binti Haji Momin welcomed the delegation to the event, which saw a recitation of Tahlil for the departed.

The group plans to conduct similar events at other schools, to alleviate financial burden of the underprivileged and enliven their spirit ahead of the upcoming festivities.

ABOVE & BELOW: Tengku Sharifah Zalehah binti Tengku Hassan and Penaga Religious School Headmistress Hajah Mariam binti Haji Momin present donation to recipients. PHOTOS: DANIEL LIM

Purih Kampong Pandai Besi

Azlan Othman

Purih Kampong Pandai Besi (PKPB) handed over a BND3,155 donation to two people with disabilities and seven underpreviliged residents of Kampong Pandai Besi recently.

Adviser and Treasurer of PKPB and Acting Village Head of Kampong Bunut Perpindahan Haji Durahim bin Hassan presented the donation during a ceremony at No 6, Simpang 332, Jalan 77, RPN Kampong Lambak Kanan.

Each recipient received BND355 and daily food necessities including rice, cooking oil, sugar, drinks and canned food.

The annual programme, which started in 2018, aims to help ease the burden of the less fortunate residents during the month of Ramadhan.

Chairperson of PKPB Haji Abu Bakar bin Haji Zainal said the programme was initiated by the group as part of their social responsibility in looking after the welfare and livelihood of village residents.

The event also saw the recitation of Tahlil and Doa Arwah led by Mohd Qistie bin Haji Dzulkifli.

Adviser and Treasurer of PKPB and Acting Village Head of Kampong Bunut Perpindahan Haji Durahim bin Hassan presents the donation

Kampong Putat

Azlan Othman

Over 500 residents of Kampong Putat gathered at a Tahlil and Doa Arwah event organised by the village and Kampong Putat Mosque committee members recently.

The annual gathering began with the presentation of donation to orphans and presentation of letters of appointment to Neighbourhood Watch members by Kampong Putat Village Head Haji Jumat bin Akim.

The ceremony continued with the recitation of Tahlil led by Imam of the mosque Ajrin bin Haji Rungging, while Doa Arwah was read by Joharnor bin Haji Rungging. A Doa Selamat was read by the mosque’s Bilal Afendi bin Haji Taha.

Kampong Putat Village Head Haji Jumat bin Akim presents a donation to a recipient.
PHOTO: AZLAN OTHMAN