Yasmin’s noble goal that drives her to initiate English lessons for cleaners

By Najmi Mamat

GOMBAK, 24 February 2018: Despite improper venue setting and inadequacies, Yasmin Zaini, 23, never considered her initiative to make the lives of 11 cleaners more meaningful a real obstacle, as she has a strong determination and good intention to teach them English language.

Believe it as a rewarding deed, she was resolute in kicking off this project a few months ago at Human Sciences building.

“You are teaching people who do not have that kind of knowledge and skill, and learning English is an important in this university campus. The cleaners are dealing with international students, so if the university does not equip them with this skills who can they rely on?” she told IIUMToday.

“It makes you feel good and it gives you the satisfaction to teach somebody without expecting any payment from them,” Yasmin added.

Besides difficulties in getting the Daya Bersih to allow these cleaners to attend classes, Yasmin said she was unable to get a proper classroom for them due to certain requirements as the class could only be conducted during weekends. The only thing she could do was to seek their supervisor’s permission for her to conduct the class during lunch time.

“They were eager to learn as they spread their words to other colleagues to join, at the end, it has now become a big group,” she said.

Having had some experience tutoring kids as part of her life, Yasmin, an English Language and Literature student, said it was quite a similar experience teaching the elders as they had a lot of questions and the session became more lively when they started to laugh and joke around.

Asked about common form of charity activities usually conducted by students for the community outside the campus, Yasmin felt that the Daya Bersih staffs, as part of the IIUM community, should not be neglected.

She believed that the first charity to be done at home and should be prioritised to the people nearest to you. “They need this kind of language enhancement classes but are not getting from us, instead our beneficiaries are those people outside who already had enough attention.”

As part of a project to fulfil her course on Language for Occupational Purposes, Yasmin was determined to turn her assignment into proper cooperation with the Daya Bersih.

She said quite a number of students had contacted her to join this project as her posting on social media regarding her experience and intention went viral on Twitter a few months ago.

“My message is that everyone can do it as the budget would not be much of a problem or if we can turn this into a longer term project with more donation, then we can do it properly or even at less cost,” she added.

She expressed the hope that the IIUM community would be very supportive of such project. ***

 

Najmi Mamat

Najmi Mamat, or Najmi Syahiran Mamat is a Journalism student, who is working as Senior Journalist at IIUMToday (university news portal) and currently being in the position of Managing Editor. Besides having a position as a news anchor at its bulletin production, he is actively participating in theater performances and in love with photography as well as travelling and vlogging. He works as a part-timer of event emcee too. Travel. Student. Notebook.

You May Also Like

144 thoughts on “Yasmin’s noble goal that drives her to initiate English lessons for cleaners

  1. Good info Yasmin’s noble goal that drives her to initiate English
    lessons for cleaners – IIUMToday . Lucky me I
    found your website by chance (stumbleupon) Yasmin’s noble goal that drives her to initiate English lessons
    for cleaners – IIUMToday . I’ve saved it for later!

  2. wonderful article, thank you. very nice post and concept|Thank you for sharing your write-up I’d often adhere to|Thanks just about all for your data and Yasmin’s noble goal that drives her to initiate English lessons for cleaners – IIUMToday responses Relation ….|an extremely productive website. Very revealing report. Thanks to the members.|I tremendously enjoy all the info I’ve examine the following. I am going to get the word out relating to your blog site to other men and women. Many thanks.|great, many thanks ;)|truly this is the wonderful internet many thanks cheers administrator very good article tremendous messege|Ooohh, great details you’re writing the idea very clean up. I’m really fortunate to obtain this specific details from you. referensi http://feraripk.net/

  3. wonderful troubles totally, you just gained a new readers. What can Yasmin’s noble goal that drives her to initiate English lessons for cleaners – IIUMToday an individual advocate relating to your distribute which you developed a week ago? Any kind of selected?. Home Page https://feraripk.net/

  4. We stumbled over here by a different page and thought I might as well check things out. I like what I see so now i’m following you. Look forward to looking into your web page yet again.|

  5. Hello would you mind letting me know which webhost you’re working with?
    I’ve loaded your blog in 3 completely different web browsers and I
    must say this blog loads a lot faster then most.

    Can you recommend a good internet hosting provider at a reasonable price?
    Thanks a lot, I appreciate it!

  6. Howdy very nice website!! Man .. Excellent .. Superb ..

    I will bookmark your web site and take the feeds additionally?
    I am satisfied to seek out numerous useful information here in the
    put up, we’d like work out more techniques on this regard, thank you for
    sharing. . . . . .

  7. Yeezyshttp://www.yeezy.com.co/
    Yeezy Shoeshttp://www.yeezys.us.com/
    Yeezyhttp://www.yeezysupply.us.com/
    Yeezy Shoeshttp://www.yeezy-shoes.us.com/
    Yeezy Boosthttp://www.yeezy-boost350.com/
    Yeezy Boosthttp://www.yeezyboost350.us.com/
    Yeezy Shoeshttp://www.yeezybluetint.com/
    Yeezy 500http://www.yeezy500utilityblack.com/
    Yeezy 500http://www.yeezy500utilityblack.us/
    Vapor Maxhttp://www.vapor-max.org.uk/
    Salomonhttp://www.salomon-shoes.org.uk/
    Salomon UKhttp://www.salomons.me.uk/
    Salomon Speedcross 4http://www.salomonspeedcross4.org.uk/
    Off White Air Jordan 1http://www.offwhitejordan1.com/
    Nike Air VaporMaxhttp://www.nikevapormax.org.uk/
    React Element 87http://www.nikereactelement87.us.com/
    React Element 87http://www.nikereactelement87.us/
    Nike Vapormax Plushttp://www.nikeplus.us/
    Nike Outlet Onlinehttp://www.nike–outlet.us/
    Nike Outlet Storehttp://www.nikeoutletstoreonlineshopping.us/
    Nike Outlet Storehttp://www.nikeoutletonlineshopping.us/
    NBA Jerseyshttp://www.nikenbajerseys.us/
    Air Max 97http://www.nikeairmax.us/
    Nike Air Max 2017http://www.max2017.us/
    Jordan Shoes 2018http://www.jordan-com.com/
    Jordan 11 Concordhttp://www.jordan11-concord.com/
    Cheap Yeezy Shoeshttp://www.cs7boots1.com/
    Wholesale Cheap NBA Jerseyshttp://www.cheapnba-jerseys.us/
    Birkenstock Sandals UKhttp://www.birkenstocksandalsuk.me.uk/
    Basketball Jerseyhttp://www.basketball-jersey.us/
    Balenciagahttp://www.balenciaga.me.uk/
    Balenciaga UKhttp://www.balenciagauk.org.uk/
    Balenciaga UKhttp://www.balenciagatriples.org.uk/
    Balenciagahttp://www.birkenstocks.me.uk/
    Balenciaga Trainershttp://www.balenciagatrainers.org.uk/
    Nike Air Maxhttp://www.airmax270.org.uk/
    Yeezy Shoeshttp://www.adidasyeezyshoes.org.uk/
    Adidas Yeezyhttp://www.adidasyeezyshoes.org.uk/

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *