• Thursday, July 31, 2014

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25000 In Red

Published Date: July 26, 2014
25000 In Red

Charity is an integral part of our religion and culture. This Ramadan, a leading mobile telecom operators, Robi Axiata, has come up with an innovative idea to help their customers spread the Eid spirit among the underprivileged with little cost and effort. “The promotional idea we came up with was that every time a...

Published Date: July 26, 2014
Charity for the Soul

Charity for the Soul

“Every year there are people who can afford to give zakat to people other than relatives and neighbours," says Riyad Shahir Ahmed Husain, one of the founders of Zakat Connect. "They have the money, but it is not going towards any sustainable cost. People give away lungis and sarees, but if the zakah...

Published Date: July 26, 2014
For The Smiles That Matter

For The Smiles That Matter

100 Smiles is an annual flagship project by One Degree Initiative Foundation (1di). Every year, it is held area wise where volunteers appointed by 1di are present to accompany the underserved community children present for the project. This year, being the 5th year of 100 Smiles, the event was hosted at the Lalmatia...

Published Date: July 26, 2014
Spreading The Eid Spirit

Spreading The Eid Spirit

The month of Ramadan is known for the month of giving, spreading the joy of Eid all around. Organisations and NGO's bring their A game to support those who are in need. All kinds of volunteerism and charity work are taken up. Volunteer for Bangladesh (VBD) with Jaago, a school for the underprivileged, is...