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Nengah Beruk, an underprivileged elderly in Br. Cempaka, Pikat, Klungkung

Visit: September 4, 2023

Name: Nengah Beruk / Men Slamet (F/70 years old)

Occupation: making tangkih and taledan (Balinese praying amenities) for sale

Address: Banjar Cempaka, Pikat Village, Dawan District, Klungkung Regency

Telephone number that can be contacted: 0819-3567-8103/0819-9949-3117, I Wayan Sudiana – BCC Volunteer in Klungkung area

Category: underprivileged elderly

If you are willing to help, we will submit the donation to Nengah Beruk every 2-3 months. We will send you the documentation via email or Whatsapp.

Regular Donors:

  1. Please contact us if you want to become a regular donor for Nengah Beruk

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Nengah Beruk lives alone in her house, there is no electricity, no water, her husband died a long time ago. The location of her house is in the middle of the moorland, access on foot via a footpath of about 100 meters.

Nengah Beruk and her husband have 4 children; 2 sons and 2 daughters, all married and live with their respective families. Her daughters live in Karangasem, while her sons live in the same village; Pikat Village.

Source of income: Nengah Beruk is old, she is no longer able to work hard, she can only make tangkih and taledan (Balinese praying amenities) to sell for Rp. 5,000 every other day. She sometimes looks for keraras (dried banana leaves) to sell.

House condition:

  • Number of bedroom: 2, 1 room is used for storage
  • Number of mattress: 1
  • Cement floor
  • Brick walls
  • Tin roof, leaking in some parts
  • There is no electricity
  • There is no water, she asked for water from a neighbor’s house
  • The kitchen had almost collapsed, she is cooking on the terrace
  • Land status: as a cultivator
  • House location: in the middle of the moorland, access on foot via a footpath about 100 meters.

Your assistance to Nengah Beruk could be in the form of:

  • Basic necessities or financial assistance to buy daily living necessities
  • Financial assistance to renovate the leaking roof
  • Kerosene/battery lamps, flashlights, radio, batteries – because there is no electricity
  • Amenities for the elderly (balm, massage oil, eucalyptus oil, bread, etc.)

If you have ever provided assistance to Nengah Beruk, please fill in the comment form below. Write down the assistance you have provided and update her latest condition. This information will be very useful for donors who want to visit/provide assistance to Nengah Beruk.

Below are some photos that we took.

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Address: Banjar Cempaka, Pikat Village, Dawan District, Klungkung Regency
Coordinates: 8°31’45.9″S 115°27’50.7″E (View on Google Maps)

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