June 2015 Project Update

Team to Bangka Island

Team to Bangka Island Family Care Indonesia volunteers Albert and Nicolas visited Ruth Orphanage on Bangka Island spending personal time with the orphans. They surveyed the needs and will be sending bedding in the next month. This was the second visit with the children and they were so happy that we remembered them.

Team to Bangka Island Team to Bangka Island Albert and Nicolas also visited two local primary schools and kindergartens and delivered sponsored sets of the STEPS Character Building Curriculum sets and the Start Early Learning to Read set along with various other books and educational supplies. The schools were so happy to receive these materials and said they had been looking for new material to teach these important subjects.

 


Visit to Fatmawati Hospital in Jakarta

Visit to Fatmawati Hospital in Jakarta Mary along with friends from AWA (American Woman’s Association) had a wonderful time visiting the Fatmawati Hospital Children's Ward (for low income families) where they brought 74 care packages of special toys to the children along with sharing words of encouragement with both the children and their families.

 

 


Visit to YAI (Yayasan Anyo Indonesia) Cancer Center - Jakarta

Visit to YAI (Yayasan Anyo Indonesia) Cancer Center - Jakarta Mary and Catherine along with Pierre made one of their regular visits to the YAI Cancer Center. YAI hosts children and parents from low income families in outlying areas while they undergo cancer treatment in Jakarta. They had a fun time together reading stories and painting T-shirts and enjoying the sweet children.

They also spent time reaching out to the parents who struggle with the difficult emotions they are facing while their children are suffering from cancer.

 

Visit to YAI (Yayasan Anyo Indonesia) Cancer Center - Jakarta Visit to YAI (Yayasan Anyo Indonesia) Cancer Center - Jakarta

  A major goal of this visit was to deliver bottles of Transfer Factor Plus which is a natural immune boosting supplement that aids the children’s quality of life during their treatments. The center has requested this supplement and thanks to our generous sponsors we were able to bring 16 bottles for the YAI children.

 


Gifts to Low Income Families in Tangerang

Gifts to Low Income Families in Tangerang Gifts to Low Income Families in Tangerang

Thanks to the generous support of sponsors, volunteers distributed gifts to workers during the fasting month of Ramadan. These workers are mostly women who work on cleaning the grounds in the housing area where we live. They were so thankful for this small act of kindness.