• Sunday, November 23, 2014

Star People

Published Date: November 22, 2014
Aiming for the Peak and More!

Aiming for the Peak and More!

Wasfia Nazreen, the founder of 'Bangladesh on Seven Summits', has yet again made headlines by winning the title of National Geographic People's Choice Adventurer of the Year, 2015. As much as it is thrilling for the people of Bangladesh for this positive 'mark' on the world map, the excitement of watching Wasfia, the...

Published Date: November 22, 2014
Volunteer for Bangladesh

Volunteer for Bangladesh

Abdullah Al Wasif started his journey with JAAGO Foundation from the very beginning, when JAAGO formed in 2009, as a voluntary teacher. A 21 years old law student at New Castle Law Academy, he has selflessly contributed his time and energy by teaching the underprivileged children of JAAGO Foundation until 2011, when the youth wing “Volunteer for Bangladesh (VBD) was formed. He then joined as a committee member of VBD. Now the president of VBD Dhaka district, Wasif believes that everyone should engage in some form of voluntary activity as it incorporates good humanitarian traits in us. He further added, “When we involve ourselves in these activities, we learn...

Published Date: November 22, 2014
Celebration of CHILDHOOD

Celebration of CHILDHOOD

For the last five years, JAAGO has been organising the celebration of the Universal Children's Day in Bangladesh, and each year the celebration has been on a bigger scale than the previous one. “This year, it is happening in 28 districts in Bangladesh,” says Korvi Rakshand, the founder of the organisation. “Our theme...