On May 15th, Microsoft Indonesia with ASEAN Foundation collaborated together to hold NGO Connection Day. YCAB Foundation’s IS Development team Wayan Linggawa shares the story.
[Reflection] Volunteering at Rusun Marunda
On Saturday, 20 April 2013, a Social Economic Profiling program was held at Rusun Marunda, North Jakarta.. Here are some reflections from the volunteers.
Rahmat’s reflection: Building community and helping others
The head of our Microfinance program, Mr. Rahmat, shares that he is eager to not only help others develop better lives, but also to build community.
Rumah Belajar and I: My time with YCAB Foundation
For Desak Putu Rilantiny, her journey in YCAB has been eventful. She can’t stop thinking how her life has changed because of the children.
In this community and service activity, my friends and I helped an organization called YCAB in helping them to collect surveys of people concerning of their health and living conditions in the Tanah Abang area so that YCAB will be able to set up a BAKSOS program later on for this community of people. With […]
Towards the end of the second semester, I realized that I was in need of community and service hours and because I wasn’t too sure about how many hours I had, I jumped at the chance to take part in this activity to supplement the hours that I needed to complete the C&S requirements for […]
On the 29 of April 2012, a lot of my friends and I went out to help YCAB to take a survey of people’s living condition. Firstly, I should say this community and service is quite different with the other things that I did before. Even though this time all we did was ask them […]
The Flip Side
FOREWORD by Veronica Colondam Inspiring young people to care and do something for others is what we, adults, need to do. The writers of these articles are teenagers who are not afraid to step out of their comfort zones to embrace the flip side of Jakarta’s glitter – poverty that exists right next to where […]
We started the program with a briefing about the survey we were going to do. We were given a set of papers, five sheets per person with a survey for their household, sicknesses, income and their satisfaction with the PUSKESMAS. The survey was going to help the YCAB team find out specifically what the slum […]
This community and service is not what we thought it was first like. We thought that the community service will be a social work like painting and helping other people that are in needs in the are that is called “Petamburan”. But then this community and service activity is actually an indirect community and service. […]
This community and service activity was initiated by the organization known as YCAB, Yayasan Cinta Anak Bangsa. During the activity, I observed a completely different lifestyle from my own. I learned by observing the way they lived their everyday lives. It was a small area in Pertamburan, but there were lots of people living there. […]
On April 29th, we went to start the data collecting from 100 respondents in Petamburan Area as the second step in this program. We would be helping each household with their needs and also each respondent will probably take about 25-30 minutes to answer one set of questionnaire. This is a good opportunity for us […]