MERCY Malaysia together with various donors would also be distributing back to school items to the affected school going children in Kg. Tualang, Kg. Bekok, and Kg. Jalan Gaele. These school items include a pair of shoes, 1 set of stationeries and 1 set of writing pad. School bags were also pledged by selected donors.
300 (10 carton) school bags were sent by Yayasan Sime Darby on January 8th, including stationeries. 121 students of Kg. Tualang and Kg. Bekoh were the first recipients of the school items. 2 sets of uniforms and shoes are to be distributed to each affected student soon. In Kuala Krai, MERCY Malaysia has distributed 135 school bags to students at Kampung Bekok.