UNAIR NEWS – Universitas Airlangga (UNAIR) Asma’ul Husna Mosque Construction Committee received another donation on Friday May 6. This time it was from the alumni of Faculty of Economy UNAIR (FEUA) 1987 which donated Rp 160 million.
The donation was made symbolically by its coordinator Drs. Ec. Hari Purnomo and received by UNAIR Rector Prof. Dr. Mohammad Nasih, SE, MT., Ak., MCA., after the Friday prayer. Then it was given to the committee of Asmaul Husna Mosque Campus C UNAIR.
There was no particular ceremony for it, so after the prayer, all directed to the front yard of the mosque for the donation acceptance. The acceptance was witnessed by some IKAFE ’87 and some staff of IKA-UA.
“In this good and spontaneous moment, we’d like to say our gratitude for the concern and who knows that maybe there will be more of this,” said Prof. Nasih followed with giggles from the attending people.
According to Drs. Ec. Hari Purnomo., in the management of IKAFE Jakarta,Rp 160 million donation was collected from his colleagus and the second donation of FE ’87 alumni. The first was given last year about Rp 867 million.
“Alhamdulillah we should be grateful that we could do our task well to contribute in collecting donations from the alumni, especially the ones in Jakarta. With the amount collected, we gave the donation and hopefully will be useful soon,” said Hari Purnomo to UNAIR NEWS.
Budi Widayanto, in the committee of the mosque construction added that the estimated fund to finish the mosque was no longer at Rp 25 billion but at Rp 17 billion. It was all because of efficiency during calculation which was still calculated two years ago, and in reality the implementation was blessed with easiness with no difficulties whatsoever.
”Alhamdulillah the fund from donations now reach Rp 13.077 billion. So we need about 3.922 billion more to finish and we still expect donations from alumni and donors,” said Budi, FE UNAIR alumnus while added that the total cost for construction until April 2016 was Rp 16.082 billion.
Budi said, donations can be transferred to bank account in the name of Panitia PembangunanMasjid UNAIR Kampus C in Bank Mandiri Branch Surabaya Rungkut Megah Raya with account number 142.0031122012 or also to Panitia Pembangunan Masjid Kampus C Unair with account number: 7076288504 in Bank Mandiri Syariah Branch Campus C UNAIR.
“In sha Allah the grand opening will not much longer,” Budi Widayanto said. (*)
Author : Bambang Bes