SEMARANG. After the success of the routine program that has been running like Aksi Siaga Sehat Dokar Site and Betta (Beasiswa MTT Alhamdulillah), this time MTT Regional Jateng and Yogyakarta collaborated with another RZ program in economic empowerment which named BERKAT (Bantuan Ekonomi beRbazis zakat), or economic assistance based on Zakah.
BERKAT program was launched on Monday (23/01) at the mosque Roudhotut Tholibiin Telkomsel building, on Jl. Pahlawan No. 10, Semarang at 13:00 pm after the weekly recitation.
This program was welcomed warmly by the managers of MTT Regional Central Java and Yogyakarta. One of them is the chairman of MTT Regional Central Java and Yogyakarta who thanked for the synergy with RZ because some programs are already well underway.
“Hopefully the new economic empowerment program is a successful program like the others,” he said after giving a speech.
There are five (5) beneficiaries who receive this program, they are: Achmad Akromi who has vermak and sewing production of leather jackets business, Mardani Widagdo who has a business of fresh milk, Sukanah who has a fried foods and juices business, Suparno who has ginger milk powder and Soy milk business, and Yuliana Setiawati who have sweetbreads business.
Beside getting capital and business facility, they will also get assistance for 1 year. And the coaching will be started from product development consultancy, halal label process, develop the attractive packaging to improve their businesses. Through this program, hopefully the beneficiaries could also spread benefit for others.
“Alhamdulillah.. MTT and RZ helped me to run my small business, I hope my business can be more blessing and developed, Mas.” Said Akromi Achmad, one of the beneficiaries.
Newsroom / Nur Shyfa