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Komang Direng, Poor Elderly with Almost Collapse House in Buleleng

Time of visit: 2 June 2017

Name: Komang Direng (Male/ 75 yo)

Occupation: farmer

Address: Br. Sandi Kerta, Pajarakan Village, Gerokgak, Buleleng Regency

Wife’s name: Wayan Wirti (Female/Around 55 yo)

Occupation: farmer

Contact phone number: 0853-3360-3315, Made Wiradnya, local volunteer

Category: poor elderly

Bank Account: Bank BRI, No.: 4754-01-008123-53-6, Beneficiary: Komang Direng

Regular sponsor:

  1. Cahyandari Listy, USD 10 per month starting July 2017
  2. Please contact us if you want to be a regular sponsor for Komang Direng

BIG

Komang Direng and his wife have 4 children; 3 of her children are married, 1 of their youngest son (L / SMK graduate) is still single and live with him.

Source of income:

  • Komang Direng and his wife work as rainfed farmers, they grow corn, beans, etc., usually only 1 season of planting / harvesting in 1 year, no fixed income, only income if harvest, unable to farm during season droughts due to dry soil conditions.
  • To earn extra income they also keep 3 cows and 2 pigs.
  • He gets gets rice-for-the-poor aid from the government, 15 kg/month by paying Rp. 30.000.

The condition of the house: the house is tilted quite sharp, almost collapsed, supported by wood from the back side of the house, the condition is quite dangerous.

  • Number of bedrooms: 2
  • Number of cots / bed: 3, 1 divan in the warehouse
  • Number of mattresses: 2
  • Floor of brick, paving, ground
  • The walls of woven bamboo
  • Roof from tile
  • Electricity exists
  • Water is there, well water
  • Another room: barn, kitchen
  • Land status: self-owned

Your help to this family can be in the form of:

  • Staples or financial aid to buy the necessities of daily living
  • Pig livestock aid
  • Funding for the construction of a simple house because the house is now in a state of tilted / dangerous.

Here are some photos we took.

House
House
House
House
House is tilted
House is tilted
House is tilted
House is tilted
Back house sustained
Back of the house
Living room
Living room
Bedroom 1
Bedroom 1
Bed 1
Bed 1
Bedroom 2
Bedroom 2
Warehouse
Store room
Kitchen
Kitchen
Kitchen
Kitchen

Address: Br. Sandi Kerta, Pajarakan Village, Gerokgak, Buleleng Regency
Coordinates: 8°08’31.6″S 114°34’48.9″E (View on Google Maps)


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