MNC Peduli distributes sacrificial animals through the Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy and the Indonesian Tourism Industry Association (GIPI). The handover of sacrificial animals was carried out symbolically at the MNC Financial Center Lobby, Jakarta, Wednesday (21/7/2021).
Chairwoman of MNC Peduli, Jessica Tanoesoedibjo said, in celebration of this year's Eid al-Adha, MNC Peduli also gave a cattle weighing almost 1 ton which is known to be of the Parthenaise Cross type.
"We’d also like to inform that every year MNC Peduli has been committed to providing sacrificial animals in commemorating Eid al-Adha," said Jessica Tanoesoedibjo.
Beside that, Jessica Tanoesoedibjo expressed her hopes through this year's sacrificial animals which were distributed through the Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy and GIPI. "We hope that this donation can be distributed appropriately and so that all who receive it can feel the benefits," she said.
On the other hand, Deputy Minister of Tourism and Creative Economy, Angela Tanoesoedibjo who was also present at the event expressed her appreciation to MNC Peduli. "I would like to express my deepest gratitude, to MNC Group, to MNC Peduli and also on this occasion to GIPI and the Kemenparekraf binrohis team who will distribute this sacrificial meat to our friends in the tourism sector and the creative economy in need," said Angela Tanoesoedibjo.
On the same occasion, Didin Junaedi, as the Chairperson of the Indonesian Tourism Industry Association (GIPI) also expressed his gratitude to MNC Peduli. "I really appreciate it, hopefully this collaboration will continue more for years to come. Thank you to the Deputy Minister, thank you MNC," he said.
The sacrificial animal distributed by MNC Peduli is a Parthenaise Cross cattle which weighs almost 1 ton. This sacrificial meat is intended for tourism workers and the creative economy.
"On this occasion, we from MNC Peduli are very proud because we were given the opportunity to distribute assistance in the form of 900 kilograms of sacrificial animals through the Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy and also GIPI," said Jessica Tanoesoedibjo.
In addition, Jessica Tanoesoedibjo also explained the reason why this time MNC Peduli collaborated with the Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy and GIPI. "Why are we partnering with the Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy, because what we know is that many creative and creative actors have been affected during the pandemic. And for that reason, we from MNC Peduli have chosen to distribute through Binrohis Kemenparekraf and GIPI," she said.
Not only that, MNC Peduli has also distributed these sacrificial animals to various agencies and points in several regions. "So for this year we distribute it to various agencies, to the Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy, to Mosques and also to several points in the Jakarta and Bogor areas," she said.
The symbolic event of handing over the sacrificial animals was successfully carried out and attended by the Chairwoman of MNC Peduli Jessica Tanoesoedibjo, Angela Tanoesoedibjo as Deputy Minister of Tourism and Creative Economy, Hariyanto as Binrohis of the Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy and Didin Junaedi as General Chair of the Indonesian Tourism Industry Association.