MAKASSAR.Majelis Taklim Telkomsel (MTT) Sulawesi Regional in synergy with the RZ Makassar branch to conduct the development and distribution of MTT scholarship after the long holiday on Sunday (07/30) ago. The activity was held at RZ Makassar, Jl. Sunu No. 32B and attended by 30 beneficiaries.
This activity began at 04:30 pm with the delivery of information by the Regional Coordinator for the children and parents. Then proceed with mentoring guided directly by mentors Kakak Ika and Kakak Sila. Mentor firstly explained about what will be given to the beneficiaries.
The mentoring this time is training how to make a pencil case from recycle cans. Kak Ika introduced the necessary material and Kak Sila distributed the material to each group. The material are prepared in the form of cans, scissors, glue fox, flannel, doll’s eyes.
After mentor demonstrate how to make the pencil case children and their parents then work together to make a pencil case based on creativity of each group. They look so enthusiastic in participating in the training.
The mother or father of the child beneficiaries do not want to miss to participate in the manufacture of the pencil case. The laughter accompany them during the activity. From the result of the cooperation of each group looks diverse models of pencil ornaments are made. Among the results there also they take home to use and serve as an example to create something similar in their own homes.
“Through this training we hope to provide children and their parents a skill that then later can be practiced at home. Secondhand goods that had been discarded can be changed with own creativity and can be useful and worth more as well.” Ika said, the mentor.
After training is completed, then the event was closed to the distribution of scholarships to children and ends at 06:00 pm.