Saturday, July 31, 2021

NGOs

Fatimah lauds welfare aid by NGOs

KUCHING: The Minister of Welfare, Community Wellbeing, Women, Family and Childhood Development Datuk Seri Fatimah Abdullah has lauded the welfare aid doled out by various non-governmental organisations (NGOs) to help needy families affected by the Covid-19 pandemic. She cited Hope...

Semop NGOs granted MRP funds

MERADONG: Four organisations in Meradong have received a total allocation of RM15,000 from Semop assemblyman Abdullah Saidol’s minor rural project (MRP) funds. According to a report by the Sarawak Public Communications Unit (Ukas), the allocation was personally distributed by the...

Young people urged to get involved in NGOs, politics

KUCHING: Young people have been advised to bring about positive changes in Malaysia by getting involved in non-governmental organisations (NGOs) and politics. Prof Dr James Chin of the Asia Institute of the University of Tasmania, Australia made the call during...

NGOs urged to join welfare task force

MIRI: Various non-governmental organisations (NGOs) in this district may join the newly formed welfare task force to help reach out for the needy who are struggling during the  current Covid-19 pandemic. Minister in charge of the Miri Divisional Disaster Management...

Minister hands over MRP cheques

BINTULU: Utilities Minister Datuk Seri Dr Stephen Rundi Utom today handed over minor rural project (MRP) cheques  for the Kemena state constituency at the Rural Water Supply Department Office here. Among the 22 recipients who received the MRP grants totalling...

NGOs, not political bodies should distribute aid

KUCHING: The distribution of assistance during the Covid-19 pandemic in the state should not be manipulated or politicised by any political entities. Thus, Parti Bansa Dayak Sarawak Baru (PBDSB) president Bobby William felt it should spearheaded by non-governmental organisations (NGOs)...

Low-risk individuals, NGOs set to volunteer

KUCHING: Individuals in low-risk groups as well as non-governmental organisations (NGOs) such as Muslim Welfare Organisation Malaysia (Perkim) Lundu District are going to be registered as Tanjung Datu Service Centre volunteers. Tanjung Datu assemblywoman Datuk Amar Jamilah Anu said that...

Hope Place now turns attention to frontliners

KUCHING: Non-governmental organisation (NGO) Hope Place never fails to bring hope to those in need – the poor in particular – providing humanitarian and other forms of assistance. This time around it has taken its charity work to a different...

Tzu Chi donates medical supplies, jumpsuits, gloves

KUCHING: Tzu Chi Foundation, a humanitarian non-governmental organisatio (NGO), is contributing medical supplies to the Sarawak Health Department. This is in appreciation of the frontline workers who have worked tirelessly during the Covid-19 pandemic. Since May 19, Tzu Chi has provided...

Help, give back to the needy

KUCHING: Local associations or non-governmental organisations (NGOs) are encouraged to give back to the underprivileged via charitable activities. Batu Kitang assemblyman Lo Khere Chiang said it is a noble act and is commendable. “The help will mean a lot to the...
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