Food Gift for Rakhine Host Community

Food Gift for Rakhine Host Community

Ohn Yay Phaw village, a Rakhine/Buddhist fishermen's community is located in outskirt area of Sittwe and community members are living under poverty. The ad-hoc food aids project to Rakhine host community aims to promote the welfare of Rakhine community members to keep fair treat to both conflicting communities while we are supporting Muslim communities under humanitarian program.

By this project, BBS provided total 124 food packages for community members in Oh Yay Phaw village (97 families), Chaung Wa village (25 families, neighboring small village of Ohn Yay Phaw) and (2) monasteries in both villages.

Distributed items/family
  • Rice (50 kilo)
  • Cooking Oil (5 liter)
  • Chickpea (3 kilo)
  • Dry Chili (3 kilo)
  • Onion (3 kilo)
  • Salt (3 kilo)

Distribution Date: 29th May 2017
No. of Benefitted Family: 124
​Location: Ohn Yay Phaw Village, Sittwe, Rakhine State, Myanmar

Funded by MyCare (Malaysia)


Address : No.229 (B), Main Road,

Rupa-North Ward,

Sittwe, Rakhine State, Myanmar.

Phone : +95-9-458371100

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