Kuala Lumpur, 15th July 2015 – The Budimas Charitable Foundation hosted 210 underprivileged children and orphans to a ‘Buka Puasa’ dinner at Pusat Bukit Bandaraya, Bangsar on the 3rd July 2015. It is a moment of heartfelt blessings, sharing the joy and happiness with the less fortunate.
The celebration is prepared for the children, aged from 3 to 18 years old. They are coming from 7 Charitable Homes including Rumah Nursalam, Teratak Nur Barakah, Pusat Jagaan Kasih Murni, Budimas Orion, Rumah Titian Kaseh Taman Titiwangsa, Asrama Damai Rumah Anak-Anak Yatim, Kuang and Pertubuhan Anak Yatim dan Kebajikan Darul’ Izzah. Children were treated to a sumptuous dinner and were presented with ‘Duit Raya’ along with gifts during the event by the Budimas trustees, Y.Bhg Datin Seri Maneesah Tunku Iskandar and Y.Bhg Encik Steve Teoh.
Aside from the consistent supported homes including Budimas Orion and Asrama Damai Rumah Anak-Anak Yatim Kuang, Budimas has extended its helping hand to other charitable homes in this Raya season. Budimas always aims to support and provide shelter to the underprivileged children. In June 2015, Budimas has commence operation in a newly built home, Budimas Orion in Senawang, Negeri Sembilan. Currently Budimas is taking care of 23 children and looking into supporting another 127 abusive children or inability family’s children. The foundation is also supporting 749 children from 14 other charitable homes across nationwide by providing monetary support on a monthly basis.
Besides that, Budimas also initiated the “Budimas Food Charity Fund”, which is now running in its sixth year operation. A total amount of 3,355 students in 56 schools are sponsored with daily nutrient breakfast by Budimas. Budimas also started providing breakfast to refugee children since Feb 2015.
Budimas also construct and equip children’s libraries for rural poor, particularly the Orang Asli communities. Budimas built its first library at Kg. Bukit Kepong, Port Dickson and started its operation on 15th February 2015. There are 2 more libraries set up and will commence operation in July/August 2015.
“In this Raya Festive, we would like to send our warmest blessing to the kids who needed,” said Anne Rajasaikaran, Principal Officer of The Budimas Charitable Foundation. “Our vision is to provide love and hope to the children, giving a better future to the less fortunate ones. We believe that with the support of the Budimas 3 charity funds including Budimas Home Charity Fund, Budimas Food Charity Fund and Budimas Education Charity Fund, our children will grow healthily and this will be a game changer in their future,” she continued.
The event is supported by warm-hearted sponsors including The Whimsical Oven, Tepung Network Sdh Bhd, QSR Brands (M) Holdings Sdn Bhd (KFC), Dreamlab Cosmetic, Yayasan Generasi Muda dan Generasi Pelapis Malaysia. It was an unforgettable and meaningful celebration with peace and laughter.