BATAM. RZ distributes sembako (nine kind of basic needs) to the residents in Pulan Panjang, Sijantung Village, Galang District, Batam, Kepulauan Riau. Most of local people here work as fisherman. There are only less than 300 people who live in this island.
“The distribution process is quite challenging because to reach the island we could only small boat as means of transport. Moreover, the marine weather is bad,” Rusmin, a volunteer, said.
In this action, the volunteer team has successfully distribute 120 packages of sembako contained cooking oil, egg, white flour, sugar, and margarine, to local people in Pulau Panjang.
“We’d like to say thank to RZ and donors who have share happiness with us. May Allah gives better rewards,” Sabaruddin (65), a beneficiary, said. ***