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05 Jan

FreeMakan Volunteers Assist At Medical Camp

The end of December 2021 was As floodwaters recede, relief efforts have now moved into Phase 2- namely cleaning homes and areas affected by the floodwaters and resultant debris. While efforts continue, it became clear that medical aid for flood victims was also a necessity, and an urgent one. On the 5th of January 2022, volunteers from FreeMakan worked alongside volunteers of Medi-Link at their medical camp in Taman Sri Muda. Volunteers at the Medical Camp   In addition to providing medical aid, the...

29 Dec

Donations and Debris- Taking The Next Step In Flood Relief

The recent flash floods throughout Klang Valley have hit hard- with Sri Muda among the hardest hit locations. Fleeing for safety as water levels rose, residents of Sri Muda were forced to leave with only the clothes on their backs and whatever came to hand. When they finally did return, it was to homes decimated by the flood waters. Sorting out clothes for distribution at Sri Muda. Backhoes and Roro bins for clean-up With contributions from the Malaysian public, on the 28th of December,...

24 Dec

Christmas Eve Aid for Flood Victims in Kampung Jawa

As the water levels rose, the residents of Kampung Jawa fled their homes with only the clothes on their backs. There was little time to collect valuables and anything that couldn’t be carried had to be left behind. Within hours, these 60 families were made homeless and forced to live with relatives or in temporary relief shelters while they waited for the water to recede. However, their houses are still inhabitable and cleaning efforts have only just begun. Thanks to generous...

24 Dec

Volunteers Deliver Food Aid to Families in Karak

The torrential downpours caused flash flooding across Malaysia. With floodwaters rising fast, families, children, and the elderly were forced to leave their homes and seek temporary shelter on higher ground.   https://giveback.my/wp-content/uploads/2021/12/WhatsApp-Video-2021-12-25-at-10.26.16-AM.mp4 On December 24th, 2021, our team of volunteers travelled to Karak to distribute dry food packs to 60 families affected by the floods. We are so very grateful to each and every one of you who took the time to donate, spread the word, and support us in this effort....