1. PT IKPP Tangerang Mill Conducted Free Blood Tests at SMPN 15 Tangsel
One of Asia Pulp & Paper (APP) Sinar Mas' business units, PT Indah Kiat Pulp & Paper Tbk (IKPP) Tangerang Mill, held free blood tests for teachers and students at Public Junior High School (SMPN) 15, South Tangerang City. This initiative is carried out with the aim of increasing knowledge and awareness to maintain health conditions. In addition to blood checks, PT IKPP Tangerang Mill also provided socialization to students regarding the dangers of drugs, HIV, and AIDS.
2. PT IKPP Serang Mill Assisted Education Through a Scholarship Program
PT IKPP Serang Mill, a business unit of APP Sinar Mas, plays an active role in advancing and developing education, especially in Serang District. This support is shown through the Indah Kiat Scholarship which has been running since 2020. Just like the previous years, this scholarship was given to a total of 30 selected students from Sultan Ageng Tirtayasa University (UNTIRTA) and Sultan Maulana Hasanuddin State Islamic University (UIN SMH) Banten who live in 6 districts around the company, namely, Kragilan, Carenang, Tanara, Pontang, Tirtayasa, and Lebak Wangi.
3. Umri Students Held an Industrial Visit to PT Arara Abadi
Students from University of Muhammadiyah Riau (Umri) studying Public Relations held an industrial visit to PT Arara Abadi, a business unit of APP Sinar Mas. On this occasion, the 60 students were accompanied by the Dean of the Faculty of Communication Studies of Umri Jayus and supervisor lecturer Raja Widya Novchi. In addition to broadening the students' knowledge regarding Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) programs, this activity provided opportunities for students to get to know the CSR programs that have been implemented by the company.
4. PT Arara Abadi Collaborated to Hold Socialization on Forest and Land Fires Prevention and Handling
PT Arara Abadi together with APP Sinar Mas’ supply partners, namely PT Balai Kayang Mandiri (BKM) and PT Rimba Mandau Lestari (RML) collaborated with the Riau Creative Journalists (JKR) Forum in the Siak Region to hold socialization on the prevention and handling of forest and land fires (karhutla). This activity took place in the hall and field of SMAN 2 Siak, Kota Siak Sri Indrapura, and was attended by the school principal, staffs, and all students. In the span of two days, this event focused on thorough discussions around karhutla management, from the preparation stage to implementation.
5. The Tzu Chi Foundation with APP Sinar Mas Helped Victims of the Cianjur Earthquake
The Tzu Chi Volunteer Community of APP Sinar Mas Branch distributed aid to victims of the Cianjur earthquake, West Java in 2 locations, namely Kampung Cibeureum Village and Kampung Loji Girang, Cugenang. In this activity, 5 Tzu Chi volunteers from APP Sinar Mas’ business unit PT IKPP Tangerang Mill and representatives from the Wisma Indah Kiat head office handed over the assistance directly. The assistance provided was in the form of 25 sacks of rice (20 kg), 35 boxes of instant noodles, 30 boxes of mineral water (Pristine 1.5 L), 28 boxes of powdered milk (for toddlers), 100 pairs of underwear. In addition, volunteers also provided basic food assistance to 37 employees of the Sinar Mas business pillar who were affected. Through fundraising, APP Sinar Mas also donated Rp 20,714,654.00 for those affected.