MRI Volunteers Give Food Alms on Street Side of Salatiga

Regular Food Alms (Serutan) is a regular action by MRI volunteers to share with others.

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An MRI-ACT volunteer Semarang Regency distributes a meal package to a daily worker on Jalan Pemuda Salatiga. (ACTNews)

ACTNews, SALATIGA — A number of volunteers from Masyarakat Relawan Indonesia (MRI) Semarang Regency distributed free meal packages at Jalan Pemuda Salatiga, Sidorejo District, Salatiga City. hundreds of meal packages were distributed to daily workers who have to work out of the home during the public activity restriction.

The activity is a regular action by MRI Salatiga volunteers called Regular Food Alms (Serutan) that is carried out every Friday from 2 p.m to 4 p.m Western Indonesian Time.

Alhamdulillah, the action has been carried out today and will be continued again next week,” said Branch Manager of MRI Semarang Regency, Elvan Ardi, Friday (9/24/2021).

Elvan continues that the action is part of MRI effort in overcoming the pandemic impacts. Moreover, until now, the Covid-19 cases are still occurring despite the declining number.

Elvan also thanked the community for their alms that are entrusted to MRI. He says that the collected alms will be distributed to the people in need.

“Thank you to all benefactors for the entrusted alms. Insha Allah, it will be beneficial for the recipients and will continue on the following Fridays,” said Elvan.[]