As part of an outreach programme to strengthen voluntary activities aimed at socio-economic development of the weaker sections of people in Jammu region, the three-member central team of J&K Yateem Foundation undertook a two-day visit to Chenab Valley region of the J&K State.
The team comprising of former Chairman Mohammad Rafiq Lone and two senior volunteers Mohammad Yaqoob Reshi and Javaid Jawad, visited JKYF units at mountainous difficult areas at Doda, Bhaderwah and Kishtwar.
The team was apprised by the volunteers from respective Units about the social service activities being undertaken under various welfare and rehabilitation programmes of JKYF.
During the tour, the team had detailed discussion and appraisal of the social service activities with District Representative Doda Showkat Hayat Malik, District Representative Jammu Mushtaq Ahmad Bhat, senior volunteer Javaid Ahmad Qazi and other volunteers.
The JKYF team also visited J&K Yateem Foundation’s orphanage BAITUL HILAL at Hudri Kishtwar and had lively interaction with BAITUL HILAL children while enquiring about their well being, schooling and day to day life. The team also had interaction about social service activities, with senior volunteers Javaid Iqbal Kraipak, Mohammad Abbas Waza and Mohammad Iqbal Kellam.
JKYF’s Central Volunteer team also visited the residence of senior volunteer Sajjad Sarmadhi at Bhaderwah and condoled his father’s demise besides expressed heartfelt condolences on behalf of Chairman and all other volunteers of Kashmir region. The team also visited the residence of senior volunteer Mushtaq Fareedi at Doda and enquired about the well being of his ailing daughter undergoing treatment for Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
Pertinently, Two Hundred Thirty-One students including 26 orphan children are currently enrolled at AL HILAL EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTE housed at BAITUL HILAL, Hudri Kishtwar under the aegis of J&K Yateem Foundation.