ACT-PT Belfoods Indonesia Humanitarian Action: Inspiration during a Pandemic

ACT's collaboration with PT Belfoods Indonesia through Humanity Food Bus action can be an inspiration to help underprivileged people.

ACT and PT Belfoods
ACT and PT Belfoods work together to provide food through Humanity Food Bus at Bekasi City Bus Station, Thursday (8/26/2021). (ACTNews)

ACTNews, BEKASI – ACT through Humanity Food Bus (HFB) continues to expand and embrace many parties to help underprivileged residents affected by the pandemic. This time, ACT's HFB collaborated with PT Belfoods Indonesia to distribute ready-to-eat meals at Bekasi City Bus Station, Thursday (8/26/2021).

Agil Doni Perkasa, Marketing Operations Manager of PT Belfoods Indonesia, says PT Belfoods Indonesia has consistently carried out humanitarian actions during the Covid-19 pandemic.

“One of the missions of PT Belfoods Indonesia is to contribute to the welfare of the community. We know, during the Covid-19 pandemic, the number of people experiencing difficulties, both economic and food, has increased. Together with ACT, PT Belfoods Indonesia is trying to lighten their burden," said Agil, Thursday (8/26/2021).

Panca Irawan from ACT South Jakarta Partnership team explained that ACT's collaboration with PT Belfoods Indonesia through Humanity Food Bus action will inspire the community to continue to help people who are experiencing difficulties due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

“The presence of PT Belfoods Indonesia in the humanitarian action of ACT’s HFB brings happiness to the beneficiaries. Hopefully, this action can inspire the community to participate in humanitarian action," said Panca.

The beneficiaries were public transport drivers, hawkers, bus station officers, and underprivileged residents around the bus station. Panca also says this collaboration will still be carried out in several areas along with the actions of ACT branches.

Medi Efendi from Bekasi City Bus Station Officer expressed his gratitude to ACT and PT Belfoods Indonesia, who had carried out the humanitarian action of HFB.

"During the Covid-19 pandemic, many bus station workers such as drivers, assistants, and hawkers had minimal income. The humanitarian action of ACT and PT Belfoods Indonesia is a form of cooperation among elements of the nation in overcoming the problems of underprivileged communities," he explained.[]