Whilst our earliest programs started with food distribution and student sponsorships, we have since taken up new projects in line with our vision and mission.
Based on our field observations, we identified a number of needs crucial to bring about better lives for those we seek to help. Chief among these are the needs to facilitate more effective learning processes and employment opportunities, which can make a world of difference. For instance, people with eyesight difficulties can scarcely realize their true potential in education or employment; without the proper clothes, someone might face prejudices when applying for a job. These are the needful things for people to get by.
Prompted by these, we embarked on new projects such as providing free eye tests and ocular glasses, renovations of public parks and kindergartens, stationery distribution, school uniform distribution, secondhand clothes distribution and others.
We also hold various fundraising events such as, sponsored marathons and a number of mountain hikes on Mt. Peclet in France, Mt Semeru in East Java, Mt Rinjani in Lombok and Mt Agung in Bali, flea markets, etc. Our fundraisers are organized periodically to sustain our charity programs to better effect.
For further information on our Food Distribution Program or if you wish to take part in it, please contact us at email@example.com or by telephone at +62 21 536 0966 or our hotline at +628111016555 during office hours.
- January 26, 2015Dear friends, Recently, I received yet another wonderful update from Valentina. I was informed that Yayasan Kechara Indonesia (YKI) received an award by the West Jakarta Mayor! YKI was recognized as one of the social organizations in Indonesia who showed significant achievements throughout the year… so on Indonesia’s Independence Day, Valentina attended the award ceremony to receive ...
- September 9, 2014In September, there were evictions for those living along the Grogol river which is located in Palmerah district. Together with the local authorities, Kechara Indonesia gave out 2 days worth of rations, totaling around 600 food packages. One of Kechara Indonesia’s donors gave 30 packages containing 5 kg of rice. 602 total views, no views today
- August 17, 2014On the 17th August, we were invited to join the celebration for Indonesia’s Independence Day in the West Jakarta Mayor office. In this event, we were awarded the third place for social pillar in the ORSOS category in West Jakarta. With this award, we are even more motivated to contribute even more to the society. 577 total views, ...
- July 11, 2014YayasanKechara Indonesia was invited to compete in West Jakarta NGO competition. In this competition, we represented Palmerah district and competed with NGOs from six districts in West Jakarta. The competition consisted of a visit from Social Ministry to Kechara Indonesia’s office and a presentation of our activities. At the end, we obtained 3rd placement in ...
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