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Qatar Charity completes 280 projects worth QR12 mn in Indonesia

Qatar Charity completes 280 projects worth QR12 mn in Indonesia

Tribune News Network
QATAR Charity's (QC) office in Indonesia completed 280 development projects in the first five months of 2018 to benefit thousands of people in the country.
These include educational and income-generating projects, social housing units, mosques and water wells were implemented at a cost of QR12 million.
As many as 30 income-generating projects were implemented to economically empower the beneficiaries including mothers of orphans and poor families. The projects were assigned to beneficiaries after imparting them training to manage the projects.
These income-generating projects were dairy cattle, shops, cottage industries, harvesting machines, fuel carts, portable carts (mobile groceries),among others.
Since QC's office was opened in Indonesia in 2006, it has implemented a total of 1,818 income-generating projects 165 projects annually for the needy people, which reflect QC's efforts to economically empower them in order to preserve their human dignity.
Many mothers of orphans expressed their happiness in being granted small productive projects, which contributed to improving the living conditions of their families. They thanked Qatari people for sponsoring their children and funding their projects that helped ensure family stability and social progress.
"My monthly income became better due to the project provided to me. I will use the sponsorship money for my children's education only," said Entan Yusrina, the mother of an orphan sponsored by QC who was also granted a small grocery store.
"I used to work as a cook for a small wage at a dormitory for students, in addition to selling in a small shop in front of my house where water was leaking from the ceiling during rains, and I didn't have enough merchandise at the shop," she added.
Safarjal Warno, the mother of an orphan sponsored by QC and a beneficiary of QC's income-generating projects, said:"I will no longer u8206?get into debt to raise my children since I have a mobile grocery, which made my work easier and better."


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