DCI Celebrates International Women’s Day

DCI believes community development work cannot be successful without women and works relentlessly to empower women in all its project locations through education, skill development and regular awareness building workshops. This year DCI celebrated the International Women’s Day though rallies and … [Read more...]

Perspective3000(P3M) Support to DCI

Perspective3000 (P3M), Netherlands is a longtime friend of DCI and RSC. This winter they provided blankets, warm clothes, and school uniforms to the orphan girls of our SunChild home. They also provided Blankets and other necessary needs to 27 children and their families of Sun Child Sponsorship … [Read more...]

Dr. Sadeka Sahani Durba’s Visit to DCI’s SCSP Home

Dr. Sadeka Sahani Durba (USA) and her daughter Nairita are sponsoring a boy Dihan Mia through DCI’s SunChild Sponsorship program. Dr. Sadeka Sahani recently visited Bangladesh and met Dihan Mia and his family. She also visited the children of DCI’s SunChild Home orphanage. Dihan and the children of … [Read more...]

DCI Vice President, Dr. Ziauddin Ahmed, Visits Bangladesh to Oversee DCI Projects

DCI (Distressed Children & Infants International) is a US-based non-profit working to protect child rights and sight Dhaka, Bangladesh (Jan 20, 2020): DCI’s Vice-President, Dr. Ziauddin Ahmed is currently visiting Bangladesh to supervise and monitor DCI programs in Bangladesh. During his visit, he … [Read more...]

JCRS Concert in Dhaka, Bangladesh: March 20, 2020

We are honored to invite you to attend DCI’s Journey for Child Rights & Sight (JCRS) Concert & Show on Friday, March 20, 2020 at Krishibid Institution Bangladesh (KIB) Auditorium, Krishi Khamar Sarak, Farmgate, Dhaka, Bangladesh. Please RSVP to attend and then purchase your tickets at DCI’s … [Read more...]

DCI’s Director, Dr. Nina Hoque, Visits Bangladesh

DCI's Director Dr. Nina Hoque is currently visiting Bangladesh (from Dec 10-31, 2019) to supervise and monitor DCI programs in Bangladesh. During her visit, she will meet with DCI & RSC team in Bangladesh, a number of medical and academic professionals and NGO leaders in order to assess the local … [Read more...]

DCI’s Hosts Successful 7th International Conference on Child Rights & Sight

DCI’s 7th International Conference on Child Rights & Sight on Saturday, October 26, 2019 at Yale University was a resounding success. The Conference on Child Rights & Sight is part of DCI's global initiative to raise awareness of children's rights and blindness prevention. It is one of Connecticut's … [Read more...]

DCI & RSC Celebrate the ‘International Day of the Girl-2019’

Distressed Children & Infants International (DCI) and its implementing partner Rights and Sight for Children (RSC) celebrated the ‘International Day of the Girl-2019’ in the theme of ‘GirlsForce: Unscripted and Unstoppable”! DCI-RSC arranged rallies and discussion sessions to increase the knowledge … [Read more...]

DCI & RSC Start Internet Services for the Computer Lab of SunChild Home

Distressed Children & Infants International (DCI) and Rights and Sight for Children (RSC) have started internet services for the computer lab of SunChild Home through BRACNet. Mr. Syed Farrukh Ahmed, CEO, BRACNet inaugurated the initiative. This computer lab will give children access to vast … [Read more...]

DCI Supports Nabiganj through Youth Talent Search Program

Distressed Children & Infants International (DCI) has been providing supports in Nabiganj through its Youth Talent Search Program (YTSP) since 2013. Every year DCI distributes stipend to 30 talented children. On September 12, 2019 the stipend distribution program was held at Home Land Ideal School … [Read more...]

DCI & RSC Help Fire Affected People

Distressed Children & Infants International (DCI) and its implementing partner for Bangladesh, Rights, and Sight for Children (RSC) are working to help fire-affected people of Jheelpar Chalantika slum in Dhaka Mirpur area. The area comprises 500-600 shanties. The recent massive fire turned thousands … [Read more...]

Executive Director Receives Award from Mayor of Cambridge for Contribution to Community

It gives us great pleasure to announce that Dr. Ehsan Hoque, Founder and Honorary Executive Director of Distressed Children & Infants International (DCI) was recently presented with an award by Cambridge City Mayor, Mr. Marc C. McGovern, for his outstanding contribution to humanity and the … [Read more...]

DCI-RSC Celebrates International Youth Day

DCI-RSC celebrates International Youth day through rallies and discussions in project areas of Bangladesh. … [Read more...]

DCI & Partner NYSASDRI Celebrate International Youth Day

On August 12th, 2019, DCI & its implementing partner in India, NYSASDRI celebrated International Youth Day, in the campus of Royal College of Science and Technology, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India. 150 students from different colleges of the city participated in the program. We conducted perception … [Read more...]

Dr. Muhammad Musa, Executive Director of BRAC International Visits DCI’s SunChild Home

Dr. Muhammad Musa, Executive Director of BRAC International, visited DCI's SunChild Home on the EID Ul Adha Day on Monday, August 12th. Dr. Musa spent the morning Eid with the children of DCI orphanage. He talked to them individually and learned about their education, health and dreams for the … [Read more...]

Youth Volunteers in Action

Tazkyah Khan (Subah), 8th grade, and Tahiyah Khan (Saree), 6th grade, from Portland, Oregon, went to Bangladesh on vacation but are also using their time to help DCI. They have helped the girls in the SunChild Home navigate computers and taught them some learning games, which will help the children … [Read more...]

DCI & RSC Organize Free Eye Screening Camp

Distressed Children & Infants International (DCI) and Rights and Sight for Children (RSC) organized a free eye screening camp at the Hizla Govt. Primary School, Hizla, Keraniganj, Dhaka on Friday, July 19, 2019. A total of 447 underprivileged children and adults received free eye treatment from the … [Read more...]

Successful Secondary School Certificate Exams

This year 37 of our sponsored children have successfully passed the Secondary School Certificate Exam. All these children have been getting support from DCI since their primary school. Congratulations to the children and the sponsors who made this possible. We are very proud of their success. … [Read more...]

DCI Celebrates World Day Against Child Labor

Distressed Children & Infants International (DCI) and it’s implementing partners in Bangladesh and India celebrated the World Day Against Child Labor- 2019, on June 12. This year’s theme was ‘Children Shouldn’t work on fields, but on dreams’. Several rallies and workshops were arranged in different … [Read more...]

The Taste Of Bengal Event Organized by North Dakota Chapter

Distressed Children and Infants International (DCI), North Dakota Chapter organized a fundraising event, named 'Taste of Bengal' to support and contribute towards the mission and vision of DCI. The day long event had varieties of traditional bengali appetizers (samosa, Veg kabab, chicken pantaras, … [Read more...]

Press Conference on “Children Helping Children” in Bangladesh

On behalf of DCI (Distressed Children & Infants International), it is our great privilege to invite you to join us as our Guest for a Press Conference on "Children Helping Children" a unique model of involving young people in humanitarian activities to develop their empathy, compassion and … [Read more...]

JCRS With DCI Goodwill Ambassador, Babita Aktar in Massachusetts, USA

DCI Goodwill Ambassador BABITA AKHTAR is an internationally acclaimed actress and a legendary star of Bangladeshi cinema. As part of DCI's Journey for Child Rights & Sight (JCRS), she has been holding press conferences and public events in various cities. The goal of the Journey for Child Rights … [Read more...]

Dinner Invitation To Celebrate International Women’s Day 2019

Dear Friends, We cordially invite you to join us for a dinner to celebrate International Women's Day 2019 and honor the women and girls of the world. This is a wonderful opportunity to network with like-minded people, to learn about current issues affecting women and girls, and to discover ways to … [Read more...]

DCI launches ‘Children Helping Children’ in Canada

DCI inaugurated DCI's Journey in Canada and “Children Helping Children” Program in its Canada Chapter on November 3, 2018. DCI Goodwill Ambassador and an internationally acclaimed actress of Bangladesh, Babita Akhtar, attended the program as well as Chief Guest. Dolly Begum, Member of Provincial … [Read more...]