The National Education Ministry, in cooperation with PKM Wadah Warabal, held a national workshop on Financial Literacy from July 3-6, 2018 at the Warabal Community Center in Parung, Bogor. It is the second national event assigned by the Ministry to PKM Wadah Warabal. The first assignment was the founding of the program called Kampung Literacy or the Literacy Village at Pemagarsari Village, Bogor on September 2017 in order to boost reading interest of the villagers.
Wadah Foundation led by ibu Anie Hashim Djojohadikusumo has successfully held Wadah Global Gathering or WGG on 22-23 March 2018. The event is a meeting of social workers, especially the meeting of extraordinary women from around the world who share what they have done in their community to all the audiences of the meeting.
Arising from an unfortunate incident due to a slippery footpath involving a resident of Kampung Rinjani, the people, especially the women from PKM Wadah Kampung Rinjani, initiated the immediate construction of a 20-meter cemented footpath along the way to the site of the Wadah-assisted PAUD Titian Harapan Rinjani.
Yayasan Wadah Titian Harapan (Wadah) celebrated its 10th anniversary or “A Decade of Service to Humanity” on January 27, 2018 at the Hotel Millenium Sirih Jakarta.
Wadah Region II – Yogyakarta, in collaboration with the Yogyakarta division of the National Banks Association (Perbanas DIY), conducted social activities centered in the Dusun Putat, Tepus Wonosari, Yogyakarta on January 9, 2018.
Mastercard today announced the launch of Priceless Causes in Indonesia. The launch is part of a regional initiative to allow cardholders to give back to those in need in an easy, safe, and engaging way.
“The material presented was very interesting, the delivery was simple and easy to understand. It can be applied directly to oneself, our family and others.” This was the statement of one of the participants when all the Health Training materials were distributed.
The Office of Education and Culture of Bogor Regency, in cooperation with PKM Wadah Warabal, officially launched a program called Kampung Literasi or Literacy Village Program in Pemagarsari Village, Parung, Bogor on September 18, 2017.
As a way to welcome Eid-al-Fitr (which will fall on Sunday, 25 June 2017), Wadah Foundation decided to hold a one-day bazaar on Monday, June 20, 2017 at the Wadah Office in Jalan Penjernihan II No. 7, Benhil, Jakarta.
Pencak Silat or martial arts athletes of PKM Wadah Mutiara Abadi Yogyakarta, participated in the National Pencak Silat Championship called Yogyakarta Champions 1 on 18-19 March 2017.
Pos Pembinaan Terpadu (Posbindu) of PKM Wadah Al Hidayah and the Penjaringan Health Center, North Jakarta collaborated in the socialization program of early detection of cervical cancer using visual inspection with acetic acid (VIA) method on March 22, 2017.
With the support of the Wadah Foundation, 4 women from PKM Wadah Warabal - Mrs. Dede, Mrs. Lasiyem, Mrs. Ismulyana and Mrs. Adminah - participated in a sewing training course conducted by Hand Craft Gula Gula Community in December 2016 and January 2017 in Sawangan, Depok, West Java.
Currently the four women have started to apply their sewing knowledge and skills acquired from the training. They have since produced tissue cases, wallet, cangklong bags and carrying bags made from fabric.
To produce the items, PKM Wadah Warabal received 3 units of sewing machine donated by Wadah Foundation, Asuransi Astra and Good News From Indonesia (GNF). They also have got one unit press machine donated by Ibu Yuliani. Although demand for their products are not yet steady, orders have started to come in from local communities and even from companies such as Pertamina Patra Niaga.
The four women are aided by other women from the community in producing the items, by ironing and opening seams that are sewn incorrectly. (Kiswanti)