The Indonesian National Zakat Agency (BAZNAS) won three awards at the 2020 TOP DIGITAL Awards held by It Works Magazine, on Tuesday (22/12). The awards won by BAZNAS are TOP DIGITAL Implementation 2020 on Social Institution Sector # Level Stars 4 and TOP Digital Transformation Readiness 2020.
Not only that, the President Director of BAZNAS RI, M Arifin Purwakananta also received an award at this event, namely as the TOP Leader on Digital Implementation 2020.
The award was won by BAZNAS based on judging interviews and filling out questionnaires. BAZNAS is determined as the best objectively and independently in the plenary session of the credible jury.
On that occasion, Arifin expressed his gratitude for the award given.
"I am very grateful for the awards that have been given. This achievement will spur our enthusiasm to continue to improve services for the community, both in paying zakat and distributing mustahik rights," said Arifin.
According to him, this achievement is proof of BAZNAS's success in intensifying the digitization of zakat in society.
He conveyed, almost 10 years ago his party designed an Information Management System, which is now a zakat management system by BAZNAS at provincial and district / city scales as well as the amil zakat institution.
"In the last four years, BAZNAS has developed digital zakat to support the easiness of zakat services," said Arifin.
Meanwhile, on a separate occasion, the Chairperson of BAZNAS Prof. Dr. Bambang Sudibyo MBA. CA appreciates the award won, as well as all parties who support BAZNAS so that they are named the best at the 2020 TOP DIGITAL Awards
Bambang added, currently BAZNAS invites all amil zakat institutions to look at the digital era. According to him, in carrying out their duties as amil zakat, BAZNAS always strives optimally in carrying out the function of collecting zakat or fundraising and also distributing zakat.
"We are aware that among the strategic things that are developed to carry out zakat fundraising, in this case inviting, providing donation channels and providing satisfaction to muzaki, innovation and breakthroughs are needed. For this reason, BAZNAS is serious in developing digital fundraising as part of the spirit of digitizing zakat, "he concluded.