JAKARTA. Thursday (17/08), after attending Independence day ceremony at the Ministry of Social Affairs of the Republic of Indonesia, Social Minister Khofifah Indra Parawansa symbolically released the Road Tour bus to six cities with the headline “For You Hero, We Are Present”. A total of 6,000 food and groceries will be distributed to the community such as veterans and the poor.
“This is part of the Ministry’s commitment to maximize service to the community. We are also grateful that this partnership continues to be awakened. So this is thematic, between Lotte Mart, MNC Group and Rumah Zakat, “said Khofifah in Ministry office.
Khofifah added, as it coincides with the celebration of 17 August, this Synergy is dedicated to the pioneers of Independence; veterans and the poor. “I think this is a form of synergy between Private Sector with Social Minister which will be continue to serve the community” she concluded.
Road Tour bus is a collaboration conducted by the MNC Group with Lotte Mart Indonesia with the Ministry of Social Affairs of Indonesia supported by the Army, Outlet Dhuafa The Street Store Indonesia and Rumah Zakat.
“On this good occasion, we also contributed in preparing 6,000 cans of Superqurban Corned Beef which became a food variety to be distributed to veterans and the poor in six cities during the Road Tour Bus program. The moment of independence is a special moment to privilege ex-combatants Indonesia, “said Irvan Nugraha, as Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) of Rumah Zakat.
Buses that carry the basic needs of food and clothing will take a tour to Jakarta, Tangerang, Bandung, Solo, Surabaya and Sidoarjo. In each city the aid will be distributed to 1,000 Beneficiaries such as the Veterans’ Family, Pioneers of Independence, the Poor, Orphans and Street Children.