PILLAR FOUNDATION HOLDS BREAKING OF PAST

Pillar Foundation Holds Breaking Of Past

Project No. 3 Volunteers’s Appreciation Dinner
Objectives To thank the volunteers and programme partners for the Kampung Buntal project.
Project Partners

No Applicable

Activities Breaking of Fast dinner
Presentation of Appreciation Certificates
Location Tumis Restaurant, Kuching
Date 28 July 2012
Accomplishment Appreciation certificates were given to the volunteers including members of the media

 

Background

Showing appreciation to the participants (such as our programme partners, volunteers), sponsors and members of media for their involvement, assistance and media coverage throughout the project ‘Community Empowerment Charity Event – Serie 1 at Kampung Buntal’ held on the 14 – 15 July 2012.

The Pillar Foundation efforts

A breaking of fast ceremony was held at Tumis Restaurant to thank all the parties involved with the Kampung Buntal project.

KUCHING- PILLAR FOUNDATION BICYCLE CHARITY MOBS

bicycle charity

Project No. 5 Kuching- Pillar Foundation Bicycle Charity Mobs
Objectives Raise fund for Rumah Amal Nur Murni
Project Partners Dewan Bandaraya Kuching Utara (DBKU)
Polis DiRaja Malaysia (PDRM), Kuching
Activities Mass Bicycle Riding
Location Kuching Waterfront (Start and Finish Posts)
Date 29 December 2012
Accomplishment Donation from the participating bicyclists

Background

The Rumah Amal Nur Murni was identified as the recipient for this charity event. Unwanted children as well as orphans are being care by this establishment.

The Pillar Foundation efforts

The Pillar Foundation organized this charity event to raise funds for the Rumah Amal Nur Murni. Bicyclists from Kuching City Cop Cyclists (KCCC) also joined the event. DBKU and PDRM provided the traffic control as well as Marshal duties for a safe ride along the route.

HOME REPAIRS

house repair

Project No. 4 Home Repairs
Objectives To repair and improve the living condition of two house owners
Project Partners RELA
Biro Pemuda, Kampung Bunta
Activities To identify undertake necessary repairs to the houses
Location Kampung Buntal
Kampung Sungai Lumut
Date 16 – 19 December 2012
Accomplishment Replaced the roof of the house, Sungai Lumut
Replaced the broken/missing window panes, Sungai Lumut
Replaced a wooden door, Sungai Lumut
Made safer the wooden stairs by putting up side railings, Sungai Lumut
Putting up window metal mash on the second floor’s windows, Sungai Lumut
Replaced the broken glass front door, Kampung Buntal
Putting stone gravels on the muddy ground, Kampung Buntal
Replaced the back wooden door, Kampung Buntal

 
Background

As a follow-up to the project ‘Community Empowerment Charity Event – Serie 1 at Kampung Buntal’ held on the 14 – 15 July 2012, two houses of the needy elderly in Kampung Buntal and Kampung Sungai Lumut were identified for repairs and improvement.


The Pillar Foundation efforts

The RELA and Biro Pemuda, Kampung Buntal provided the labour and skill using the materials provided by The Pillar Foundation for the repairs and improvement works

COMMUNITY EMPOWERMENT CHARITY EVENT – KAMPUNG BUNTAL

CHARITY EVENT KAMPUNG BUNTAL
Datin Aishah Mahmud addressing the guests at the Buntal Charity event.

 

Project No. 1 Community Empowerment Charity Event – Serie 1 at Kampung Buntal
Objectives To improve and empower the socio-economic status of the participating kampungs.
Project Partners
  • Kementerian Pembangunan Sosial SarawakKementerian Belia dan SukanKementerian Kesihatan
  • Jawatankuasa Kemajuan dan Keselamatan Kampung (JKKK), Kampung Buntal
  • Faiz Engineering
Activities
  • Karaoke ContestMass AerobicsHealth Checks session
  • Big Bikes Exibition
  • Blood Donation
  • Futsal Competition
  • Youth Moitivation Talk
  • House Repair Works by neighbourly efforts (bergotong-royong)
Location
  • Kampung BuntalKampung Sungai LumutKampung Telok Nipah
  • Kampung Sungai Batu
Date 14 – 15 July 2012
Accomplishment Repair works done to one house, with two more houses identified for later repairsYouth were encouraged by the motivational talkHealth screenings were carried out.Fun activities were organised.

Background

A portion of the local population in these kampungs

  1. Lived in poverty;
  2. Lived in run-down and unsafe houses;
  3. Are youth who dropped out from schooling; and
  4. Are elderly persons who suffered chronic health problems.

The Pillar Foundation efforts

The event brought together the various government ministries as well as the local JKKK, Kampung Buntal to come up with activities that can raise the awareness of the villagers on how to empower themselves to improve their living standards. Along with these efforts, the care and concern of the poor and needy as well as the disadvantaged (at-risk) youth were taken note by the partners for on-going support

 

ACTIVITIES WITH THE RESIDENTS AT KAMPUNG INSAN JAYA

KAMPUNG INSAN JAYA

Project No.2 Activities with residents of Kampung Insan Jaya
Objectives Having harmonious friendship in conjunction with Hari Raya Adil Fitri
Project Partners JKKK, Kampung Insan Jaya (?)Jawatankuasa Kemajuan Masjid (?)
Activities Donation of ClothingsDonation of Food Hampers
Location Kampung Insan Jaya
Date 15 August 2012
Accomplishment Assisting the newly muslim converts

 

Background

Kampung Insan Jaya has a group of newly muslim converts. Attention was given to them as the festive season of Hari Raya Adil Fitri was coming soon.

The Pillar Foundation efforts

In conjunction with Hari Raya Adil Fitri, the gifts of cloths and food hampers were given to this group