Wadah Youth Join Leadership Training in the Village of Arjasari

Wadah youths from various communities in the country, led by their community coordinators, conducted an activity in Arjasari Village, South Bandung, West Java, on July 29 to August 1, 2015. The event was named Remaja Wadah Indonesia (REWIND) which was a basic leadership training for teenagers from various Wadah communities. About 31 youths from Wadah communities in JaBoBek, West Java, Yogyakarta and Eastern Indonesia (KTI) participated in this activity.  

Sophan Adjie (Ophan), one of the coordinators, providing the youth some guidance during the REWIND event.
Sophan Adjie (Ophan), one of the coordinators, providing the youth some guidance during the REWIND event.

The activities were designed to help the youth build a positive outlook in life and teach them proper values. Giving importance to family history and the leadership of the head of the family was also emphasized during the activities. By the end of the event, the youth were expected to have a more positive response to the world so that they can grow and develop as better individuals. The committee expects that there would be a continued guidance and support from their peers and community after the completion of the said activity.

The youth during a team-building activity.
The youth during a team-building activity.

The opening of the activity, which was held in the center of an open field in Arjasari, was attended by Mrs. Anie Djojohadikusumo, the Patron of Wadah Foundation. Also present were the village chief of Arjasari and teachers from several schools around the area. The youth present for the REWIND event joined the prepared activities with joy and full of zeal.