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Central Mexico Earthquake, Dompet Dhuafa USA To Send Indonesian Aid

Picture: Luis Alberto Cruz/AP A 7.1 Richter scale earthquake hit 12 kilometers South West of Axochiapan, State of Morelos in Central Mexico on Tuesday, September 19, at 13:14 CT.  Government sources informed the death toll at 331 people, 1819 injured, hundreds still missing, and 11,000 homes damaged. The Mexican government is coordinating the [...]

By |2018-02-20T23:21:22+00:00September 26th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Bali Volcano Eruption, Dompet Dhuafa Deployed SAR Teams

More than 35,000 people have fled from surrounding areas of Agung Volcano in Indonesia famous tourist island, Bali. On Friday, the Center of Volcanology and Geological Disaster Mitigation (PVMBG) defined the status of the volcano as Level 3 because its "tremendeous increasing" in seismic activities. Disaster Management Center (DMC) Dompet Dhuafa deployed two Search and [...]

By |2018-02-20T23:22:03+00:00September 24th, 2017|News|0 Comments

DAYA Center: Educating Future Agents of Change

DAYA Center is a rebranding of Dompet Dhuafa USA's education program: HOLA (House of Learning). DAYA Center stands for Development and Advancement for Youth in Action Center but the word DAYA also has a deeper meaning in Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia). According to the Official Indonesian Dictionary published by Republic of Indonesia, DAYA means (1) an [...]

By |2017-10-25T23:25:48+00:00September 18th, 2017|Blog, News|0 Comments

Sending Aid to Rohingya Refugees with Dignity

"The Rohingya refugees from Myanmar are desperately need our help. Our humanitarian aid teams will try our best to send relief as fast as we can. I'm very proud of you (Indonesian humanitarian organizations), who hold on your professionalism even at this tough situation," says Mrs. Rina Soemarno, Republic of Indonesian's Ambassador to the People's [...]

By |2018-02-20T23:22:38+00:00September 18th, 2017|News|0 Comments