| Abdul Hakiim Yakof |
FOURTEEN orphans under the age of 18 from Kampong Junjongan received donations yesterday in a ceremony hosted by the Village Consultative Council of Kampong Junjongan (MPK Junjongan) in conjunction with Israk Mikraj.
The ceremony was held at Junjongan Primary School.
The donations totalling $1,680 were presented to five male and nine female orphans by Junjongan Primary School Headmaster Haji Azhar bin Haji Hamzah, with each orphan receiving $120.
The donation sum was collected by Haji Tahir bin Haji Jaya, Village Head of Kampong Junjongan.
A Tahlil was also held for the orphans’ late parents during the ceremony. The ceremony is an annual event held to foster a sense of community and improve the lives of all within the community.