SUMBAWA BESAR. Volunteers RZ went back to Bima for distributing assistance. This time assistance provided focused on School supplies for children. The volunter distributed 100 pcs of school bags, 200 pcs of notebooks and 120 pieces of stationery. “This is a form of our love to the students in the town of Bima,” said Volunteer Coordinator of RZ Sumbawa, Repi S to SAMAWAREA, Sunday (01/08).
In addition to schools supplies, RZ center has also sent 300 copies of Quran and Iqro. The assistance will arrive in Bima in this week. Not only that RZ volunteers are also involved in the evaluation meetings and preparation for the arrival of the Minister of Social Affairs is scheduled to arrive on Tuesday (01/10). “Watch for our love in other actions. Thanks to our donators, “said Repi.
Previously, as of December 22, 2016, exactly one day after the first flood, volunteers RZ went down to the field to help the citizens. Rz tema opened public kitchen with a total of 2,500 rice package, open free health services and clean-up action.
Munawar Murdin (12) one of the students in RT 09 RW 03 Ntobo Village, Raba District, Bima, expressed his gratitude to RZ volunteers. Help was much needed given when the floods came, the victims did not have time to save their school supplies. Partially damaged and partially lost because it swept away by the flood.
According to data of the Regional Disaster Management Agency (BPBD) West Nusa Tenggara province the flood affected 105 758 inhabitants. They are in 33 villages of five districts. While data from the Ministry of Education and Culture (Education), students were affected by flooding in Bima estimated 6,000 people. The number of schools in Bima directly affected as many as 39 schools, while in Bima five schools.