23 May 2020 – Universiti Teknologi Brunei (UTB) through Student Affairs Office and UTB Student Representative Council 2020/2021 (MPPUTB) organised a Program Wakaf UTB, Wakaf Khas Ramadhan 1441H/2020M as part of their continuous efforts in reaching out to the community.
The presentation of the wakaf donations were distributed in three days starting from 16 until 19 May 2020 to selected mosques and hospitals around the country. Participating and leading the delegation was the Dean of Student Affairs, Yang Mulia Dk Ida Nurul-Fitri binti Pg Hj Kahar along with some staff and students of the university.
A total of BND$3194, twenty-six wheelchairs, and other in-kinds were collected amongst the university staff and students which started since 6 May 2020. Some of the items donated under this programme include prayer mats, electric fans, vacuum cleaners, mirrors, plastic stools/chairs, cleaning supplies and others.
The Dean of Student Affairs also said amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, Alhamdulilah this year’s Program Wakaf UTB is very much well-received by the staff and students of the university compared to the previous year and she hopes this initiative can be continued in the years to come.