Twenty-year old Arini lives in Singaraja with her very impoverished family. She is a first year nursing student at Singaraja University and is performing well. Arini needs a helping hand with tuition so she can complete her degree and start earning money to support her family. The Solemen Outreach team is planning to employ her as a member of the team when she graduates.
Sponsorship needed for school fees IDR 12 m per semester
Sponsorship needed for food parcel IDR 800k, Nappies and milk IDR 800k
is an 8-year-old little girl suffering from Hydrocephalus and dwarfism She underwent successful surgery to insert a shunt and is now monitored every 3 months. She has started school recently and met two fellow dwarves which provided much-needed reassurance that she is not alone.
Sponsorship needed for school fees IDR 3.5 m per year
Sponsorship needed for food parcel IDR 800k, Pediasure 2 tins IDR 600k, QV wash, QV cream
Sponsorship needed for milk IDR 600k and food parcel IDR 800k
is 18 and wants to be a teacher. She dreams of continuing her education at university. Her family is very poor and cannot afford the school fees.
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Mamaka is a new beachfront resort in Kuta which opened in November and are offering exclusive introductory rates. We are very grateful for this opportunity as we lost almost all of our funding from the hospitality industry due to the pandemic. Visit https://ovolohotels.com/mamaka/ for more information and to make a booking.
Longtime supporters Kate and Antonio Villano held a ‘Silent Auction’ in November at their show to benefit Solemen. The highest bidder and runner up won a private 2 hour performance with Antonio & Kate. Proceeds will support our food distribution project to malnourished people and our mental health programme. Words of thanks are inadequate to express our gratitude for so much generosity.
Thanks to Pak Halim at Canggu Station another food donation bin is inviting customers to buy an extra item or more to donate to Solemen’s food distribution project. Food shortages are continuing across Bali, particularly in the more remote areas of the island and these bins help provide much needed food.
As part of Bridges’ 10th anniversary celebration, Solemen founder Robert and wife Shelley were honoured with a special brunch. We want to thank Claude Chouinard, Amyn Tajani and all Bridges outstanding staff as well as the inimitable and legendary John Daniels for such a warm tribute.
We are constantly in need of the following items: Melolin, Mepitac, QV Cream & Lotion, Sudocream, Colostomy Bags, Tea Tree Oil and Vitamin E Cream.
Donations of clothing for men, women, children, and babies are always appreciated. Please see our list of Donation Drop Points.
Many of our families are unable to afford even the most basic food necessities and are severely malnourished. Provide a basic food parcel to these families monthly. Nobody should endure hunger.