MALANG. 12 volunteers distributed 50 packets of rice box to people around after Fajr prayers in congregation in the Masjid Jami’ Malang town square, Friday (04/07). The activity is a routine agenda initiated by Rumah Zakat by name Jumat Menabung (Sharing rice meal package).
Distribution of lunch boxes, lasted from 5:00 a.m. to 7:00 pm in Arab village and Pasar Besar Malang. Beneficiaries in this Jumat Menabung are rickshaw drivers, vendors, scavengers and cleaners.
One of the beneficiaries of the program is Adi (40). He work to sell tapai (traditional fermented food made from glutinous rice) in Pasar Besar Malang. Father of two children every morning walk from mountain kawi up to Pasar Besar Malang with distance of about 60 km, All that he has to do to support his wife and children.” Alhamdulillah, thank you, May Allah reward you,” Mr. Adi said with a smile.
Shinta Miema M the leader of the program to thank the friends of volunteers who have to take the time and provide funding support in this action. We hope this activity can take place regularly, and open our hearts to sensitize and assist our brothers and sisters who are in need.