Source: Selangor Times
Published: Fri, 17 Aug 2012
PORT KLANG: Sixty single mothers here received RM50 duit raya from Pertubuhan Kebajikan dan Amal Wanita Selangor (Pekawanis) at SurauTaman Kem last Saturday.
|The single mothers and orphans waiting to receive their duit raya.|
Pathmakrishnan Santiago, wife of Klang member of Parliament Charles Santiago, handed out cash donations to the women from across the constituency.
Pekawanis is a charity organisation made up of the spouses of elected representatives in Selangor and headed by the Menteri Besar’s wife, Datin Seri Salbiah Tunut.
The surau committee also gave RM100 duit raya to 25 young orphans from Taman Kem, a low-cost housing area in Port Klang.
Apart from the Santiago couple, Klang councillor Ismail Arsat was also at the ceremony to present the duit raya to the children.
Santiago’s office also contributed RM500 to the surau.