Helping the fire victims of Rh Ngumbang

LUBOK ANTU: In addition to the aid and supplies delivered May 15 to the victims of the recent fire at Rh Ngumbang, Nanga Sumpa, Borneo Adventure donated RM 24,000 cash to the community; RM 1,000 for each family who lost their homes.

 

Borneo Adventure continues to purchase and donate specific items requested by the community and will be sending up a van with food supplies tomorrow, May 17.

 

On May 20 they will be sending another truck of aid and supplies. Members of the public who want to donate food, clothes or other essential items can deliver them to Borneo Adventure’s office at 55 Main Bazaar today (May 16) or on Monday, May 19. The office is closed Saturday and Sunday.

 

Members of the community dividing up the supplies at Borneo Adventure's Nanga Sumpa Lodge for distribution to families affected by the fire.

Members of the community dividing up the supplies at Borneo Adventure’s Nanga Sumpa Lodge for distribution to families affected by the fire.

Supplies being carried up to the lodge for sorting and distribution.

Supplies being carried up to the lodge for sorting and distribution.

Unloading supplies from the longboats at Nanga Sumpa on May 15.

Unloading supplies from the longboats at Nanga Sumpa on May 15.

Unloading the trucks and vans at the Batang Ai jetty.

Unloading the trucks and vans at the Batang Ai jetty.

The whole community helped carry things up to the lodge which is serving as an aid distribution and service centre.

The whole community helped carry things up to the lodge which is serving as an aid distribution and service centre.

Sorting supplies at Nanga Sumpa lodge.

Sorting supplies at Nanga Sumpa lodge.

Photos courtesy of Borneo Adventure.

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