Yayasan lends financial assistance through Bina Ukhwah Project
BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN (Borneo Bulletin/ANN) - Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah continues to carry out charitable activities to help those who are in need, in line with one of its establishment policies towards unity and formation of communities in Brunei Darussalam.
As one of the efforts to help empower families of eligible recipients economically, Yayasan donated business capital aid to the Bina Ukhwah Project as a joint project operator and training that will monitor and provide training to Siti Normarlina binti Alias in the pastry and pasta making business as a livelihood.
Managing Director of Yayasan, Dato Paduka Eddie bin Dato Paduka Haji Sunny, presented the capital aid. Siti Normarlina graduated from the Youth Development Centre in Salambigar and possesses basic skills in making pastry and pasta.
Assistance to buy basic needs will help her and her family to live a more sustainable life.
Siti Normarlina will be monitored and guided through the Bina Ukhwah Project in collaboration with other project partners until her business is successful.
The close cooperation and support for non-governmental organisations and youth volunteers is one of the Whole of Nation approaches of Yayasan in helping them to work together in developing those in need and the society.