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Wayan Karya, Duda Timur Village, Karangasem

Date of Visit: September 6, 2013

Name: I Wayan Karya

Age: 55 years old

Occupation: ATE maker

Address: Dusun Putung, East Duda Village, Selat Sub District, Karangasem Regency.

Tags: Poor and disabled family

Bank Account: Bank BPD Bali, No.: 025 02.02.08032-6, Beneficiary: Ni Made Putu

Update on October 20th, 2019; Wayan Karya is passed away.

I Wayan Karya, the son of Ni Made Karya, could only lay on his bed. 10 years ago when Wayan Karya fell from the roof at the time he worked as construction labor, since he wasn’t treated properly, Wayan Karya could not move his body at all.

To fulfill his daily needs, Wayan Karya weaved ATE everyday; creating various handy crafts made from ate tree which can be found around his house, he did all the activities while being on his bed.

I Wayan Karya lived with his wife who also weaved ATE, while his two daughter were married.

Your donation to the family of Wayan Karya can be in form of food assistance, a help to market the ate handycrafts that they had made, wheel chair, used clothes, etc.

Here are some documentations taken during the visit.

Wayan Karya
ATE Handicrafts
ATE Handicrafts

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