JAKARTA, December 27, 2021 – The #BahuMebahu collaboration between Cashlez and ACT which also invites Cashlez merchants has succeeded in raising funds of 20 million 8 thousand rupiahs to help victims of the Mount Semeru eruption disaster in East Java Province. The donation fund has been distributed through Aksi Cepat Tanggap (ACT) by sharing 60 food packages for 60 heads of families (KK) or 300 survivors in the Sumberwuluh Village Refuge, Kec. Candipuro Kab. Lumajang.
President Director of Cashlez, Suwandi said, “We express our deep sympathy to the victims of the eruption of Mount Semeru. The company together with merchants showed high solidarity by taking part in the #BahuMebahu donation program to ease the suffering of the victims of the eruption. It felt very happy to see their smiles when the ACT team distributed aid. Hopefully this assistance can ease the burden on the survivors who are still in the refugee camps.”
For information, the natural disaster of the eruption of Mount Semeru occurred on December 4, 2021, where at least 50 people died, 9 people were declared missing, injured more than 100 people and forced 10,400 people to evacuate.
Responding to Cashlez’s donation, Mukhti, ACT’s Vice President also expressed his gratitude for the support given.
“We thank Cashlez for the support given through the distribution of donations to ACT to ease the suffering of the victims of the eruption disaster in East Java. This donation has been channeled through our field team in a responsive manner in the form of food packages consisting of rice, cooking oil, sardines, granulated sugar, tea bags, sweet soy sauce, salt, flour. We hope that this donation can be a blessing, both for the victims and for Cashlez and the merchants who have contributed," concluded Mukhti.