MUARA, Friday, 29 April 2022 - To close the curtains of the holy month of Ramadhan, KDB DARUSSALAM has held a special event to hand over donations to 2 members of the crew requiring charitable aid in conjunction with the month of Syawal 1443H.
The event is one of the initiatives by KDB DARUSSALAM which aims to ease the burden and improve the quality of life as well as to enlighten the hearts of the recipients' families in celebrating the upcoming festivities of Hari Raya Aidilfitri. In the opening remarks by the Commanding Officer of KDB DARUSSALAM, Commander Pg Mohd Faren bin Pg Mohd Noor, he emphasized that charitable acts should not only be implemented in the month of Ramadhan but it should be a continuous practice in order to contribute aid in a more beneficial and meaningful way.
The evaluation of the recipients has been identified by the appointed body for KDB DARUSSALAM where the 2 members of the recipients are amongst parents of children with special needs. The donations provided are collected from contributions made in the 'DARUSSALAM Family Fund'. The donations were in the form of a sack of rice, a Hari Raya Aidilfitri gift hamper and cash donations that were presented by PW2 Pg Elmy Md Qhannafiah Bin Pg Jalil, Coxswain KDB DARUSSALAM.
Through this initiative, it is hoped that the level of awareness in the Royal Brunei Navy (RBN) can be further raised to better examine and prioritize the welfare of each RBN personnel and their families as well as to instill senses of compassion and care in one's self.