PALEMBANG. Monday (05/29), BLK (Eid gift for the needy) distribution team came to Rumah Zakat’s Empowered Village on Jalan Bukit Baru, Lorong Bukit Awang RT 02/06, District Ilir Barat 1, Palembang. A total of 20 packages were given to widows and elderly in the area at 09.00 am.
Ibu Nurningsih (70th), one of the Beneficiaries, she is a widow whose husband has left and she often get sick. Currently Nurningsih only lives with seven of her surviving children. Thus, she only hopes from the income of her children to fulfill daily life, however, not all of the seven children already have income.
Nurningsih’s house is surrounded by swamps and stagnant water, so the people who came to her house must rolled their pants to enter the house. When the team from Rumah Zakat arrived at her home, she cried and was very grateful for the help.
“Thank Rumah zakat, just a prayer that I can pray, thank you, thank you, thank God ” said Nurningsih while crying after receiving the Eid Package.
Newsroom / Melda