JAKARTA. Zakat is considered AS a significant role in building the welfare of the people. Especially in alleviating poverty and raising the living standards of the poor.
Director of Rumah Zakat (RZ) Nur Efendi stated “ the target of Rumah Zakat this year is to provide benefits to approximately 750 thousand beneficiaries, or about 1.5 percent of poverty that exist in Indonesia.
Nur Efendi added that RZ program ahead is paying great attention to the many residents in rural villages so that people can empower themselves and their villages as well.
To run the program, therefore RZ develops a RZ’s foster community called ICD (Integrated Community Development).