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Alumni Association is formed!!!

 

It's here at last!

 

click Alumni Area for more information about this new arm of the Goodwill family.

 

 

 

Kinasih Special Training on 18-19 April 2015

31 Students,  14 Committee members and 13 Alumni attended together wth Sapta Putra , Mien, Mierna and  Broto from the Yayasan. The Program ran to  schedule. The talks (Guidance on Public Speaking by  Ratu Gumelar and First Aid by Isnawan Risky) we well received, and the competitions (team building public speaking and debate competitions ) plus the creative performances made the atmosphere happy and exciting as the  students got closer to each other.   The Kinasih Committee (Chairman Michael Liong; Secretary  Dita Narvitasari )  worked hard to prepare everything. We all gave a big thank you to UI Dir. Student Affair Department Bp. Arman Nefi.

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Leadership Training course held on 14 March 2015

We started with Community  Service by Ibu Wenche Eikum the  President of Nordic Club. She talked about the similarities and differences between Norway and Indonesia in tradition, business and natural resources. Also about education system.  Students were very enthusiastic and the training was closed with a song of happy birthday ( Gratulerer med Dagen). Next we had talks on Food Safety System in Food Industry by Jan Andrian and then " Keep Hungry Keep Foolish" by Nanang Siswanto.  Leter  Boyke Rachmanda shared his ups and downs during his study, and how business became successful in part because of some soft skills he got from Goodwill Leadership Training, which was motivation for the 40  students who attended the training session.   At the break we got snacks donated by Herold Chen and Tea Pucuk ( drinks ) from Nanang’s Company.

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Mr W. Sunderlin's students meet with their sponsor

Pak William Sunderlin and the 10 students he sponsors met and ate together in the Koi Restaurant, Jakarta

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Goodwill Students visit Coca Cola factory

The tour of the Coca Cola Plant Tour took place on on 16th January 2015.

The program ran  well. In the session Q & A the students asked  lots of questions, as they were so curious to know more about the operations and activities of the company. It was a new experience for everyone them and improved their knowledge of mass production and Industry.

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Mrs. Retno Hendrastuti joins as Pengurus (secretary)

Effective  9 December 2014 we are pleased to welcome Mrs. Retno Hendrastuti as the new secretary (Pengurus)  of Yayasan Goodwill International.

Malam Apresiasi Pemberi Beasiswa UI 7 Nov 2014

Mien Wibowo attended this special evening event, representing our Yayasan and accepting on behalf of Goodwill International a special certificate recognizing an exceptional contribution to UI in giving scholarships for students for over  15 years.

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Goodwill Get Together 2013 - 2014

The GET TOGETHER II 2013-2014 was held on Saturday, 10 May 2014 at  Balai Sidang in the  Universitas Indonesia

The event ran very successfully. Sponsors enjoyed meeting with their students. Mr. Stephen A Leenhouts, the Keynote speaker, delivered the topic :  “ Ethics in the Professional World “  very interestingly and clearly and there were many questions.

Instructor and Alumni Yos Dappu aslso attended.  Dita Narvitasari – UI/Law  and  Muhammad As’ad – IPB/Agriculture Technology gave speeches of Appreciation.    Isnurdiansyah – Alumnus IPB 2010 – Food Technology : spoke about her experinces in Good will and afterwards.  The Masters of Ceremony were  Anggi Maisarah UI & Ghazian Muhammad IPB. 

We were very pleased to see many sponsor attending and also to welcome Bpk. Dr Rinekso director of Student Affair form IPB and Ibu Rifelly Dewi from UI Student Affairs. They were impressed to see how nice the relationship between sponsors and their students.

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Goodwill Special Training weekend 2014

Special Training weekend took place at the Villa Bukit Pinus 12-13 April 2014.

Goodwill's Chairman Sapta Putra, and Goodwill Secretary and Administrator Mien attended the training.

There were  52 Participants and 11 Alumni. We were also pleased to welcome  Bp. Budiono from the IPB Dept.of Student Affairs: Mr. Edwin Pieroelie  who was  our Public Speaking instructor and Drg Theodorus Hedwin ( alumnus) also gave a helpful lecture

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Goodwill passes 700 student graduations milestone

In the past few months we passed the 700th graduation milestone. At the time of writing Goodwill has helped 719 IPB and UI students complete their degree .

 

Goodwill Get Together academic year 2014

The first Goodwill Get Together of this academic year was well attended and was held on Oct 26th at Auditorium Juwono Sudarsono UI campus Depok

Goodwill

Sapta Putra Yadi (Chairman), Mien (Secretary), Mirna and Broto

Sponsors

AWA:  Mrs. Virginnia and Mrs. Lucianne | ANZA :Mrs. Mook-Shian Kwoong | BWA & St Patrick Society : Tish O’Dwyer and Nell Coshella| BIS PTA :  Mrs. Louise Kennedy, Margaret Pitman, Ria Naradate, Dea Clark | Nordic Club : Mrs. Kari M. Restad and Irene Strand Knardal | Apsari Dianing Bawono |Julie Marsaban | Mr. Daniel Horan  & Kimberly | William Sunderlin | Group I of Six Alumni : Rici | Group III of Six  alumni : Shanty Citra Eka, Christy | Group V of Six Alumni :  Denis

Goodwill Friend

Bp. Zulfayusni

Instructor

Edwin Pieroelie and Family; Niko Ningsus; March Falentino

Alumni

Linda Chalid ; Fandi Nurakhman ; Rusma Nailiah ; Hafiza

University

Ibu Megawati Simanjuntak Sp.Msi Kasubdit Kesejahteraan IPB

The key note speaker was Bp. Nanang Farid Syam

 

We were pleased to see Julie Marsaban (a former Chair of the Yayasan) visiting from Hobart to meet her sponsored student

 

Mrs Louise Kennedy, Mrs Margaret Pitman and Mrs Ria Naradate from BIS PTA are having discussion with their students

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Get Together I, Oct 26, 2013

 

 

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Mrs Irene and Mrs Kari Restad from Nordic Club having discussion with their students

 

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The five best students who have achieved 50 course hours in academic year 2012-2013

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Goodwill Get Together academic year 2013

Some of our sponsors

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Most of the students

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Get Together II on 15 June ran very successfully. Many sponsors came, and were  very impressed by our program. The keynote speaker, Mr. Steve Woodhouse gave a very interesting i lecture.  Students were excited and took picture together with him. 

Goodwill Training 2013

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AmCham Young Professionals trining in July 2013

 

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Ms Guilia Sartori, from AmCham Young Professionals interviewing Goodwiller during the in leadership training program carried out on 22 June '13.

 

 

Get Together #1 2012-2013 – 6 October 2012 at UI.

Guest who attended: WAA – Hermie Leenhouts; ANZA : Lana Palmer, Margaret Pitman, Sarah Rees. Denise Fisher and her husband BIS PTA : Louise Kennedy, Stevani Ulrich.BWA & St. Patrick’s Society : Tish O’Dwyer; Coca-Cola Foundation Indonesia : Titie Sadarini ( she gave a speech on behalf of sponsors ); AmCham : Sarah Howe, Vita Antasari; William Sunderlin ; Marylin Ardipradja;  Herold Apsari Dianing Bawono Group I, II, III, IV and V alumni
Representative from UI : Bp. Arman Nefi
Key note speaker : Mr Alfred Nakatsuma .

Alumni : Erwin Fajrin, Niko Ningsus, Slamet Riyadi came with 2 of his friends from Education Ministry, Elok Dianike Malay, Manzili Awal, Rici Ricardo, Kamalita Pertiwi, Hero Yudha, Hellda, Windu.

After an Opening Speech by our Ketua (Chairman) Pak Sapta Putra Yadi the program ran very successfully and Alfred Nakatsuma gave a very lively lecture. He talked about The Role of Indonesia Youth in the world.  Slamet Riyadi was also very proud when he shared his experience to write his book : “ Sandal Jepit “ and is good to motivate the students.

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We gave certificates for students who have minimum 40 hours course in our Leadership Training for academic year 2011-2012. It was particularly pleasing to see that visitors and sponsors didn’t leave the venue even though the program finished. It seemed they really enjoyed meeting their students.
 

AMCHAM young professionals training session - July 2012 

33 students attended (the others were absent because of doing research and practicum). The training ran very successfully and was lively since 16 Young Professionals from AmCham attended.

They were  excited and happy to give training to the students, and promised to come back again next year.

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Mr Sapta Yadi is appointed Chairman of Goodwill 2012
After Julie Marsaban relocated to Australia, Mrs Mien Wibowo took the Chair at Yayasan Goodwill events. But now we are delighted to Have Mr Sapta Yadi (previously a pembina) take on this responsibility     Read More...

 

Orientation day - August 2011  click for 3.5 mgb image

 

Another academic year has started and the Goodwill scholarship program held its Orientation at Museum Nasional Indonesia in August 2011 for our newest students.

 

In addition to the forty four (44) continuing students from previous years, forty one (41) new Goodwill scholarship students have joined the program, that's a 50% increase on last year's intake, and a tremendous achievement by Mien and Julie who had interview and find sponsors for all these fortunate individuals.

 

We were fortunate to have in attendance Mr Mike Nicholson and Mrs Robyn Baker from the Indonesian Heritage Society, which generously donated 50 Museum National Guidebooks for the new students, most of whom had never visited the Museum.  A tour was kindly organized by Ibu Dedah of the Museum Nasional with the assistance of 5 Tour Guides.

 

This event, named the Mizue and Yasuo "Pepe" Hara Orientation Day in memory of our late Chairman and her husband,   was led by Ibu Mien, with the support Jati (an Alumni and now Goodwill's Treasurer),  Rosa and Broto.

 

 

AMCHAM young professionals training session - July 2011\

The AmCham Young Professionals’ Business Skills Training session for Yayasan Goodwill students was truly a great success!

 

The 47 students who attended found the whole event exhilarating and received valuable information and constructive criticisms that they can use in moving forward with their careers. This event couldn’t have happened without AmCham Indonesia's generosity and experience. So a big thank you to them for organizing and sponsoring this great training session by 13 talented volunteers from the AmCham Young Professionals .

 

Our co Chair Ibu Mien participated in the event and its planning and set up of the roonm with Broto's help.  Niko Ningsus (Chairman of the Alumni) was able to expand his network of contacts and the awareness of the new Alumni group.

 

Special Training Kinasih 16-17 April 2011  click for larger picture

 

An annual event, the two-day Goodwill International Special Training was again held at Wisma Kinasih on Apr. 16-17 2011. Sixty students participated and nine alumni joined to help the program, while two other alumni paid a short visit in the evenings to renew friendships and spoke with the existing students.  The first day's focus of the weekend training program is to learn and practice Public Speaking, Team Building and Communication Skills. Speaking and other competitions are held on the second day.

 

There was time for fun & games as well as serious study!

The committee thanked Ibu Mien, Ibu Julie, Mbak Rosa and Broto for their hard work in arranging the weekend's events by giving them caricature photo.   click for larger picture

 

This Special Training weekend where studens can practice their English and improve their work in team building, is sponsored by the Mike McGowan Memorial Fund  through AmCham Indoneisa  Thank you!

 

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Alisia Rahmaisni, majoring Agro industrial Technology at IPB conducted the event as MC efficiently with her ease. She was also as the MC in our Kinasih Special Training.

 

Denis Andreas, as a Chief of Kinasih Committee reviewed on the 10 Kinasih Special Training. On Orientation Program 2010-2011, he shared his experience to motivate new students. In his campus he was active as a Chief of Technology at Agriculture Engineering Technology Faculty.

 

Randi Swandaru, in his speech of appreciation and representing new Goodwill scholarship students. Randi is sponsored by Wuri and Jason Pinto and is studying at IPB Faculty of Agriculture Technology, and he joined International competition by sending his research proposal to Tokodai University in Japan. The proposal was the best 10 proposal from 17 universities. He won the Tokyotech Indonesia Commitment Award and received 10.000 yen.

 

Hafiza Elfira Nofitariani from UI Faculty of Nursing spoke on behalf of current students. She participated in Goodwill Get Together I, Goodwill Anniversary and Mizue Hara and Yasuo “Pepe” Hara tribute in Jakarta International School performed a traditional dance called “Tari Piring” traditional dance from West Sumatera. She is sponsored by American Women’s Association.


Maylina, representing IPB graduated in 2005 from Agriculture Faculty. She was sponsored by Mr. Steve Askew and Mr. Charles Pollard in 2004-2005. In her speech she expressed her gratitude to her sponsors. Now she is working at BASF Indonesia as Regulatory Affairs at Crop Protection Division. She also had experience one year working in Marcus Evans Singapore.

 

Yan Andria representing instructor, he graduated from IPB Faculty of Chemistry in 2003 and is now the Quality Control & Assurance Manager for PT Puratos Indonesia

       
Pak Irmansyah from IPB Student Affairs extended their appreciation to Goodwill for helping their students, not only financially, but also Development Leadership Training Program.

 

Sarah Howe, AmCham Indonesia Executive Director. AmCham has been sponsoring Kinasih Special Training for eight year.

 

Goodwill would like to appreciate to all sponsors, instructors and friends of Goodwill for attending the Get-Together II of 2010-2011. Our acknowledgment goes to Coca-Cola Foundation for soft drink donation and University of Indonesia for providing the venue.  Thank you very much to all!

 

Orientation  - August 9 2010

The New academic year has commenced!!

 

The Goodwill scholarship program held its Orientation at Museum Nasional Indonesia on August 9. In addition to the sixty-five (65) continuing students from previous years, twenty-eight (28) new Goodwill scholarship students have joined the program. Having listened intensely to the speeches of guest speakers from Indonesian Heritage Society, Museum Nasional Indonesia and Goodwill alumni, they received warm welcome from their seniors, Denis Andreas and Shanty Citra Eka.

 

Denis Andreas and Shanty Citra Eka spoke about their experiences and rules of the extended big family of Goodwill and encouraged all the new and continuing students alike for their success in the Goodwill Leadership Development Scholarship Program.

 

Mrs.  Rose Gun from Indonesian Heritage Society presented the Museum Nasional Guidebook to each new student while Museum kindly provided the venue and guided tours for the sixth year.

 

With full of hopes and determinations in mind, the new Goodwill family took the first photo together



The new intake - Augsut 2011 
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Yayasan Goodwill receives special donations 

 

Recently, several Jakarta based community organizations made substantial donations towards the training, staff and operating costs of the Yayasan.

ANZA, BWA, St Patrick Society and a large corporation (which wishes to be anonymous)  made substantial one time donations, and ANZA has kindly offered financial support for a year until Yayasan Goodwill International's sponsor base increases.

The founders, committee, alumni and current students of Yayasan Goodwill International would like to express their profound gratitude and sincere appreciation to these organizations for their help.

We also especially want to thank those individuals who, being long time supporters championed our Yayasan to their organizations, so helping to secure the financial support that will enable the Yayasan to continue its leadership programme for years to come.

Thank you from all of us.

 


Get-Together

The group picture (Click for large file size version)

 

Erwin, majoring Public Relations at UI conducted the event as MC efficiently with his ease. Erwin recently won the title of Youth Ambassador of Depok in Tourism.                 

 

Mr. Alfred Nakatsuma, USAID Director of Basic Human Services, presented his keynote speech on “Indonesia’s Inconvenient Truth”.

 

Kamalita, in her speech of appreciation and representing new Goodwill scholarship students emphasized the importance of food security for the future of Indonesia. Kamalita  is sponsored by St. Patrick’s Society and is studying at IPB Faculty of Food Science and Technology, and her paper “Food or Fuel: The Impact of Global Warming on Food Security in Indonesia” won the first place at the National Scientific Paper Competition in Agriculture in March 2008.   As a representative of Indonesia, Kamalita is going to attend the 5th Asian Conference on Food and Nutrition Safety to be held in Cebu, Philippines in November.

Hedwin from UI Faculty of Dentistry sent his message to his fellow Goodwill scholarship students to: find their purpose of life; always do their best; and have integrity, never cheat on exams or assignments for becoming outstanding leaders of Indonesia without corruption in the next generation. Hedwin’s sponsor is PT. Hutchinson through ANZA. 


Dyna, representing IPB newly graduates, expressed her gratitude to her sponsor, American Women’s Association and Goodwill.  By attending Goodwill Leadership Training, she stated that her horizon of knowledge has been broadened to other areas from her main study, Biology.  Her final research was on the  Science and Behavior of the Brain.   Dyna hopes to continue her study overseas by acquiring a scholarship.
       
Ibu Kasiyah from UI Student Affairs  and Ibu Ikeu from IPB Student Affairs extended their appreciation to Goodwill for helping their students, not only financially, but also by providing them leadership training.

Goodwill would like to appreciate to all sponsors, instructors and friends of Goodwill for attending the first Get-Together of 2008-2009. Our acknowledgment goes to Mr. Alfred Nakatsuma for his keynote speech, and University of Indonesia for providing the venue.  Thank you very much to all!

 

Ibu Kasiyah

Hedwin

Erwin

Ibu Ikeu.

Dyna

Kamalita

 

 


 

Massive graduation ceremony at UI - August 29

University of Indonesia held a massive ceremony of graduation for 5,590 bachelors and commencement for 8,195 new students on August 29.

 

Goodwill saw thirty (30) students graduated, mostly with high honors or honors as well as five with cum laude.

 

From left, Ratih (Arabic Studies), sponsored by Ms. S. Hanasaka, Widia (Psychology) by Ms. R. Morris, Jajang (cum laude in Dutch Studies) by St. Patricks, Fitri (Public Health) by Mr. & Mrs. J. Pindo, Raden (Economics) by BIS, Vidia (Psychology) by Mr. S. Askew, Syari (Administration) by Coca-Cola/ANZA, Rika (Administration) by PT. Grandpuri, and Anton (Engineering) by Mr. S. Askew.

Sutarto (Physics), sponsored by AmCham with his proud parents who came all the way to attend the  graduation from a remote village in Central Java.

Syahara Hikmah, sponsored by  Coca-Cola/ANZA and Deni, by BWA  share the joy, both from Public Health.

From left, Dewi (Public Health), sponsored  by PT. Grandpuri , Agustin (Nusing), by PT. Grandpuri and Anggri (Nursing),

PT.Hutchinson/ANZA.

Refi, sponsored by AmCham, on the left graduated cum laude sits at the front seat with another representative from Engineering Faculty.

April (Administration),

sponsored by

Coca-Cola/ANZA.

Agus Sugiono,

sponsored by

Mr. S. Askew

graduated cum laude

from Engineering.

Syarah Debbi (Nursing),

sponsored by AWA, is

going to take a one-year

professional training

wit undergraduates

from Nursing.

Fia (Psychology), sponsored by ANZA,

with her proud parents.

 

Other Goodwill graduates who are not shown in the photos above and who graduated

 

Fauzan Karim

Public Health

ANZA

Malika Alia Rahayu

Psychology

ANZA

Deny Hamdani

Industrial Engineering

PT. Grandpuri Permai

Iradianty Gazella

Accounting

Fufu & Handy Widjaja

Lalita Ingerani

Nursing

B W A

Melati Nur Utami

(cum laude) Psychology

CocaCola Foundation/ANZA

Paulus

(cum laude) Accounting

B W A

Shanty Citra Eka

Nursing

A W A

Neni Susilawati

Administration

W.& D. Roos - ANZA

Suci Rahmawati

Biostastistics

PT. Hutchinson/ANZA

 

The second day of graduation was held for PhDs, Masters, Specialists and Professional graduates in total of 2,824.   

 

Iwan and Yayuk have successfully finished their professional training in Nursing for one year at several hospitals and institutions, and are ready to take-off on their career

 

We wish the UI graduates the best of luck and offer our congratulations on their great achievement!!

 


 

Orientation  - August 25th

 

Yet again a New academic year has commenced!!

 

The Goodwill scholarship program held its Orientation at Museum Nasional Indonesia on August 25. In addition to the thirty-eight (38) continuing students from previous years, forty-three (43) new Goodwill scholarship students have joined the program. Having listened intensely to the speeches of guest speakers from Indonesian Heritage Society, the Jakarta Post and Goodwill alumni, they received warm welcome from their seniors, Chandra and Putri Puspita.

 

Chandra and Putri spoke about their experiences and rules of the extended big family of Goodwill and encouraged all the new and continuing students alike for their success in the Goodwill Leadership Development Scholarship Program.

 

Mrs. Rose Gan from Indonesian Heritage Society presented the Museum Nasional Guidebook to each new student while Museum kindly provided the venue and guided tours for the fifth year.

 

Rosa, Coordinator, explained dos and don'ts of the program with Q & A session.

 

With full of hopes and determinations in mind, the new Goodwill family took the first photo together.

 

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