Wayan Dike, an Orphan in Dusun Batuampin, Jungutan Village, Bebandem, Karangasem

Category: Karangasem, Orphan

Date of visit: July 2nd, 2020

Name: Wayan Dike Ardika (M / 8 years old / 2nd grade elementary school)

Address: Dusun Batuampin, Jungutan Village, Bebandem District, Karangasem Regency

Grandfather’s name: Wayan Narta (M/around 70 years old), occupation: making palm wine from palm trees

Grandma’s name: Wayan Putu (F / around 65 years old), occupation: raising cattle

Contact Person: 0852-3840-0091, I Wayan Sudarsana – BCC Volunteer in Karangasem

Category: An orphan

Bank Account: Bank BPD Bali, No.: 022 02.02.50483-1 Beneficiary: I Wayan Narta QQ I Wayan Dike

Permanent Donor:

  1. Tessa, 100.000 Rupiah per month starting July 2020
  2. Balipockets Engelbert Füllgraf covers the costs for school supplies, starting December 2020
  3. Cecilia Febrina Sihasale, 100.000 Rupiah per month starting July 2022
  4. Please contact us if you want to be a permanent donor for this person.

Update on December 1, 2021; view updates at the bottom of this page.


Wayan Dike lives with his grandparents, his father is dead and his mother has remarried. The location of his school is quite far from his house, he goes to school with his neighbor who has a motorcycle.

Source of income:

  • His grandfather works to make palm wine from the palm trees for sale, he can sell palm wine for about Rp. 60,000 per 4 days. As the grandfather gets older, he finds it is harder to climb a palm tree to make the palm wine.
  • His grandmother raises 1 cow owned by his neighbor.
  • They have not received rice-for-the-poor (Raskin) assistance from the government.

Cost of living:

  • School tuition fees: free, pay for clothing and book fees once a year or if necessary.
  • Pocket money for school: Rp. 3,000 per day

House condition: the location of the house in the hills, access to the house by walking up the hill about 200 meters.

  • Number of bedrooms: 1
  • Number of cots: 1
  • Number of mattresses: 1
  • The kitchen and the bed is in one room
  • The ground as the floor
  • Walls of brick and woven bamboo
  • Roof from tile
  • Electricity exists
  • There is no water, the location to look for water is quite far from his house

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

  • Basic food or financial assistance to buy daily necessities
  • Funding assistance for school fees / supplies
  • Assistance with bicycles or children’s toys
  • School supplies for children; bags, shoes, books and stationery
  • Assistance with cattle

If you have ever provided assistance to Wayan Dike, please fill in the comment form below, write down the help you have provided and update of his latest conditions. This information will be very helpful / useful for donors who want to visit / provide assistance to him.

Here are some of the documentation that we took:

Address: Dusun Batuampin, Jungutan Village, Bebandem District, Karangasem Regency
Coordinates: 8°24’27.4″S 115°31’41.0″E (View on Google Maps)

Update on December 1, 2021

On December 1, 2021, we visited Wayan Dike at his house, but he was not at home.

  • Wayan Dike; 3rd grade elementary school
  • His grandfather’s condition is still healthy, others have not changed much.

Here’s some documentation.

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