Join The Alliance….. Astra Honda Motor Sunter
Jakarta : PT Astra Honda Motor Sunter, North Jakarta, trough its Moslem Religious Center, agree to sign the partnership with Rumah Zakat Indonesia. Both party sign the MOU on Friday, 13th, 2009, in Masjid AHM Sunter, which declared that AHM Moslem Religious Center agrees to organize the moslem community within their plant, located in Sunter and Pegangsaan, to distribute their Zakah Fund to Rumah Zakat Indonesia using the payroll scheme. There will be 9,000 moslem that will be registered as potencial donator in Rumah Zakat Information System.
This fund then will be distribute to support program in Health and Education, like Scholarship and Free Maternity , as quoted from Mr. M. Syukron, Head Of Muslim Religious Center, also IT Senior Program for AHM, also present at the MOU are from Rumah Zakat : Virda Dimas Ekaputra (CEO), Wahyu Hidayat (Head of Regional for Jagobotabek), Agustari (Funding Manager), and Jaya Saputra (Program Manager).
The idea start from 2007, when he met Rumah Zakat for the first time, and after since, they have start the program on small and ad hoc basis. Alhamdulillah, through internal discussion on the benefit for distributing the zakah fund through registered zakah organizer, the moslem workers accept the payroll idea, on 2008, and after since they increase the frequent meeting with Mr Agustari, from Rumah Zakat.
Now, 3 months after the soft launching of payroll zakat, the Moslem Religious Center in AHM, has 1,130 registered muzakki (person who pay zakat), conclude Mr. Syukran.
(March , 13th / Sucipto / National Office)