Rumah Zakat Support Local SMEs with Business Capital Injection

By : Wiyanto And Aldi Firhand. A | Saturday, August 26 2017 - 16:21 IWST

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Illustration Rumah Zakat (Foto Anto) - Sumbawa - As a form of commitment to continue to share happily to the community, Rumah Zakat again provides business capital assistance to four poor families. The four families are Jorok Kec. Unter Iwes which is the location of Zakat House Resource Program.

The recipients of venture capital aid from Rumah Zakat include Bambang (shoe sole business), Putra (workshop), Salma (trader) and Ipah (trader). Provision of capital assistance is provided in the Hall of the Jorok Village Office.

 Zakat House Inspiration volunteer, Repi S, explains that this is a continuation of the community empowerment program through the cluster of Senyum Mandiri Mandiri (economic field). "Since launching in May, then there are 10 families who get business capital assistance. Of course we hope, the business developed by them can grow and develop, "he said in Sumbawa, Friday (25/08/2017).

Repi continued, besides stirring to help channel the assistance to the economic sector at this time he is also developing a program to increase the natural potential in the village of Jorok. Attention is made to build the potential in the field of environment in the form of breeding various kinds of plants. The effort is assisted by environmental cadres from local residents so that in the future, the activities of this plant nursery can be a new business to support and increase the income of the citizens.

Meanwhile, when the business capital disbursement was attended by the Head of Jorok Village, Abdullah AR expressed his appreciation to Rumah Zakat because the benefits of the existence of this Berdaya Village Program can really be felt directly by the people of Jorok Village. "As a person or Village Head, will fully support the entire program of Rumah Zakat, because it is very useful for our citizens," he concluded.

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