Jepri Maulana, An Orphan in Dusun Melepah, Gumantar Village, Kayangan, North Lombok

Category: Lombok, Orphan

Date of visit: 21st February 2019

Name: Jepri Maulana (M / 8 years / elementary school 2nd grade)

Address: Dusun Melepah, Gumantar Village, Kayangan District, North Lombok Regency

Grandfather’s name: Sinom (M / 90s)

Occupation: backyard farmer

Telephone number that can be contacted:

  • 0852-0513-5100 – Haerul Basri, Jepri’s school teacher.
  • 0823-3910-4627 – Yulian Wahyudi Kadriadi (Adi), Volunteer BCC in North Lombok

Category: orphans

Regular Donors:

  1. Please contact us if you want to be a regular donor for Jepri Maulana.

PHOTO

Jepri Maulana lives with his grandfather and grandmother, his father and mother died when Jepri was still a baby. The distance to school from his home is around 150 meters, Jepri goes to school on foot.

Source of income:

  • His grandfather and grandmother grow bananas, cocoa, coconuts etc. in their yard which later are sold to buy rice. The harvest of the yard is not much because it is a small yard. “If there is no money – I owe it in the stall first,” they said.
  • To get additional income, he also raises several chickens.
  • He received 5 kg of rice-for-the-poor (Raskin) assistance from the government per month.

Cost of living:

  • Free school fees. Pay clothes and book money once a year or if necessary.
  • Pocket money: Rp. 2,000 – 5,000 per day.

Housing conditions: their house was affected by the 2018 earthquake, they rebuilt their house using the building materials that could still be used.

  • Number of bedrooms: 1
  • Number of cots / beds: 1
  • Number of mattresses: 1
    In the living room there is also a bed with a mat without a cot or mattress.
  • Cement floor
  • Woven bamboo walls
  • Roof of zinc
  • Other rooms: kitchen
  • Electricity exists
  • Water from mountain source water pipes – water only available during the rainy season
  • Land status: owned

Your assistance to the Jepri Maulana’s family can be in the form of:

  • Mattresses and pillows
  • Basic food or financial assistance to buy daily necessities
  • Funding assistance for school fees / pocket money
  • Children’s toys donation such as cars, balls, etc.
  • Children’s school equipment; bags, shoes, books and stationery
  • Chicken livestock assistance

Here are some photos that we took.

Grandfather & Grandmother
Grandfather & Grandmother
House
House
House
House
Side of the house
Side of the house
Back of the huose
Back of the house
Inside the house
Inside the house
Inside the house
Inside the house
Bedroom
Bedroom
Bed 1
Bed 1
Bed 2
Bed 2

Address: Dusun Melepah, Gumantar Village, Kayangan District, North Lombok Regency
Coordinates: 8°17’00.4″S 116°17’08.1″E (View on Google Maps)

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