Sunday, May 9, 2021

NGOs

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...

RM121,000 in MRP grants distributed

KUCHING: A total of RM121,000 in minor rural project (MRP) grants has been distributed in Daro constituency. Its assemblyman Safiee Ahmad presented the grants to 22 organisations during a recent ceremony. The recipients were 16 Parent-Teacher Associations (PTAs) and six non-governmental...

NGOs in Kabong receive RM160k in special grants

KABONG: A total of RM160,000 from Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin's special fund was distributed to 22 organisations in Kabong constituency. Its assemblyman Mohd Chee Kadir said each recipient organisation received an allocation of between RM5,000 and RM10,000. SJKC Chung...

Grandmother, grandkids get help from NGO

KUCHING: A non-governmental organisation (NGO) Hope Place has provided food aid to a grandmother and her three grandchildren at Astana Lot, Petrajaya here recently. Timah @ Madiah Kadir, 61, is taking care of her three grandchildren as their parents passed...

Send help via district offices, NGOs told

KUCHING: All assistance must be sent through the district offices. This is the best approach for non-government organisations (NGOs) and outside parties who wish to extend help to longhouse dwellers affected by the lockdown order in Marudi. Local Government Assistant Minister...

Funds of over RM1 million distributed

MUKAH: Special grants totalling RM1,213,000 under Phase 1/2021 were distributed to 106 recipients in Mukah parliamentary constituency in stages from April 8 to 22. The recipients comprised village development and security committees (JKKKs), Parent-Teacher Associations (PTAs) and non-governmental organisations (NGOs). The...

NGO brings hope to ‘bread-winner’ grandma

KUCHING: Hope Place Kuching recently came to the aid of a 68-year-old grandmother who is the only bread-winner in the family. Hope Place, in a statement today, disclosed that Jong Khim Nyuk lives in a low-cost house at Stutong Baru...

Use grants for benefit of community, NGOs told

KUCHING: Non-governmental organisations (NGOs) receiving minor rural project (MRP) grants have been reminded to use the money well for the benefit of the community. Meradong assemblyman Datuk Ding Kuong Hiing said they also had to be creative in implementing their...

NGOs submit memorandum to EC over UNDI 18 delay

PUTRAJAYA: A coalition of several non-governmental organisations (NGOs) today urged the government to expedite the implementation of automatic voter registration and Undi 18 (lowering of voting age to 18). Speaking to reporters after handing over a memorandum to the Election...

Aid for blind mother and daughter

KUCHING: A single mother who is blind and her only daughter here were all smiles when the State Social Welfare Department (JKM), Yayasan Sarawak, and several non-governmental organisations (NGOs) came forward to look into their needs and offered help...
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New Mukah Airport operational soon

MUKAH: The new RM302.4 million Mukah Airport is 90 percent completed in January this year. The airport is undergoing its...
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