Indonesia: Solidaritas Perempuan appeal for quake victims

Solidaritas Perempuan
Solidaritas Perempuan Kinasih Yogyakarta (SP Kinasih), one of SP’s 13 community branches, has set up a Help Centre (known in Indonesian as ‘Posko’) for the quake survivors, especially women and children.
The earthquake that happened on Saturday, 27 May 2006 in Yogyakarta and Central Java has destroyed lives, livelihoods and livelihood resources.
Information from said that as of Monday (29/5), at 05.50 (western Indonesia time), the Department of Social Welfare’s Coordinating Centre has documented that the quake has killed 4,983 persons. This disaster has left behind countless tragedies among hundreds of people in the area of the quake.

Since Monday, 28 May 2006, SP’s Help Centre has given special assistance to women and children in the form of food, water and other drinks, milk, women’s sanitary napkins, women’s clothes, in three villages in the area of Pleret, Bantul.

Women and children in this area urgently need tents, blankets, food, water, medicine, women’s underwear, women’s sanitary napkins, clothes and necessities for babies, sarongs, etc.

SOLIDARITAS PEREMPUAN’S HELP CENTRE FOR QUAKE VICTIMS IN YOGYAKARTA is collecting donations in cash or in kind for women and children who have survived the earthquake.

Donations can be sent to:

Solidaritas Perempuan Kinasih Yogyakarta
Ngadisuryan kt 1/63 Yogyakarta 55133

Or transferred to:
Bank Name: Bank Niaga
Branch Name: Wisma Pondok Indah
Bank Address: Jalan Sultan Iskandar Muda No. 5 TA Jakarta 12310 Indonesia
(Tel. +62-21-7697101 / +62-21-7826008; Fax: +62-21-7802529)
Account Name: Perserikatan Solidaritas Perempuan
Account Number: 0170231591001
Currency of Account: US dollar

Solidaritas Perempuan’s Help Centre for Quake Victims in Yogyakarta is coordinated by:
  1. Rini Yuni Astuti, Head of the Executive Committee, Solidaritas Perempuan Kinasih (handphone: +62-8156815441)
  2. Nuning Rukhmawati, Coordinator of Community Programmes Solidaritas Perempuan Kinasih (handphone: +62-81802712536)

Address: Solidaritas Perempuan (SP) Jakarta
Jl. Jatipadang Raya Gg. Wahid No.64 Pasar Minggu
Jakarta Selatan 12540
Tel: +62-21-7826008; Fax: +62-21-7802529

This message is sent out from Jakarta, 29 Mei 2006, by Salma Safitri Rahayaan, Head of the National Executive Committee, Solidaritas Perempuan
Handphone: +62-8129500898 Rina (+62-81328162793), Dian (+62-8122770309)

The Campaign Division, National Secretariat, Solidaritas Perempuan Jakarta:
Tini (+62-8179419747), Gita (+62-81319801653) and Ita (+61-81585080750)