(06/04) After Tsunami that hit the Sunda Strait, Rumah Zakat continues to move to help the victims. Today with BPJS Employment and Al Maghfirah Foundation, Rumah Zakat launch Empowered Village in Kp. Sindang Desa Teluk Kec. Labuan Pandeglang District.
Empowered Village program is a flagship program of Rumah Zakat which aims to empower the community, especially in the Teluk Kecamatan of Labuan, Pandeglang. Rumah Zakat accompanies the the victim of the tsunami in the field of economy.
In this launching attendedthe Regent of Pandeglang represented by Mr. Yahya Gunawan as the Head of the Pandeglang Communication and Information Agency, said the development of the district. Labuan, Mr. M. Makta, Secretary of the Village of the Labuan Mr. Untung nurudin, and head of the KCP BPJS Ketenagakerjaan Labuan Zulfikar Tampubolon.
In the opening of the Head of the Pandeglang Communication and Information Agency, Yahya Gunawan appreciated the empowered village program carried out in Labuan.
“On behalf of the government I would like to thank Rumah Zakat and donator partners who have provided this program from BPJS Ketenagakerjaan” he said.
The program will be realized in The Teluk Kebaya Village is mentoring for 20 beneficiaries in Labuan village, in addition to providing capital assistance, through empowered village facilitators the beneficiaries will get business assistance for the next one year.
“Hopefully this will be part of the economic rise of the surrounding community after the tsunami disaster,” said Fuad as the representative of Rumah Zakat.