PJ City Food Bank


Introduction

‘PJ City Foodbank’ is a project under Local Agenda 21 Petaling Jaya Programme. This project had obtained support from Solid Waste Management Department (JSPN) by providing necessary tools for project management.

MBPJ will receieve supplies from various food sources such as local factories, supermarkets, bakeries, hotels, and restaurants.These food supplies will then transported to the residents in need, including Orphan houses, Old folks houses, and homes for the disabled.

Operation Center
PJ City Food Bank operates at: A-G-10, Tingkat Bawah, Blok A, Pusat Perniagaan Seksyen 8 (8th Avenue), Jalan Sungai Jerneh 8/1, Seksyen 8, Petaling Jaya, Selangor Darul Ehsan.

Donators / Vendors
Agreed companies to donate foods are as belows:
  • Dutch Lady Milk Industried Berhad
  • Nestle Products Sdn Bhd
  • Tesco Stores (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd
  • Vacaron Company Sdn Bhd (A joint venture between Frasr & Neave Holding Bhd  & FCL Centrepoint)
  • Mirabelle Patisseries Sdn Bhd
  • Cherry Cake House
 
Transport Vehicles
A van has been donated by Syarikat Kayu Nasik Kandar to the project as a transport vehicle to transport food supplies from the operation centre to those in needs.

Volunteers
There are 43 volunteers to date had agreed to assist on packaging supplies, label and record supplies from donators for the recipients. These vonlunteers are members from non-government organization, students and individuals includes:
  • Persatuan Warganegara Kanan Selangor
  • Shelter Home
  • Woman’s Institute
  • Kelab Kebajikan Wanita Petaling Jaya Selatan
 
Target Recipients
These supplies will be transported to poor man’s houses, orphan houses, old folks houses and homes for the disabled in Petaling Jaya, including:
  • Rumah Insaniah Dr. Siti Hasmah
  • Stella Maris Home
  • Care Home, Jalan Gasing
  • PJ Nursing Home
  • NASAM and others
 
Further Enquiries
The council welcomes any party including companies, food producers, markets, and restaurants to contribute supplies for this project. Volunteers are also invited to join together to help ensure the success of this project. Any further enquiries can be made to:

Bahagian Pembangunan Mampan
Jabatan Perancangan Pembangunan
Majlis Bandaraya Petaling Jaya
Tingkat 2, Ibu Pejabat MBPJ
Jalan Yong shook Lin,
46675 Petaling Jaya,
Selangor Darul Ehsan
Tel : 03-7956 3544 ext 370/374
Fax : 03-7958 8392