Saturday, 3 June 2006, volunteers of DEJAVATO Indonesia, again, visited to the earthquake area in Yogyakarta and Klaten Regency.
By 2 (three) cars, around 10 volunteers brought and distributed the relief goods from DEJAVATO base in Semarang City. We had collected the goods from donators like instant noodles, cooking oil, biscuits, rice, baby’s food, milk, clothes, sugar, tea, medicines, etc. We also got some money donation, and then we allocated the money for buying additional goods. We also got support some aid goods from volunteers in Yogyakarta.
Our first donation was dispatched to Kemudo Village (30/5), in Klaten Region which almost 90% houses collapsed and the rest are in badly damaged. Almost all villagers stay outside during the day and night, because there are no sufficient or proper shelters.
In this second term of donation, we divided the donation for two areas: first was Gedogan Sumbermulyo Village, Bambanglipuro Subdistrict Bantul Regency Yogyakarta Province where the nearest place from the earthquake center. In this village almost 98% houses collapsed, and the rest were in bad condition and dangerous for stay.
For another group of aid goods, again, were sent to Kemudo Village at Klaten Regency Central Java Province where found 7 dead, hundreds injured, almost 85% houses collapsed and the rest are in serious damaged, 19 schools buildings collapsed.
DeJavato is very welcome to receive donation from any company, institution, or personal’s aid. We are also open for foreign volunteers who want to do voluntary works and quake recovery programs quake areas.