Dr. Lira Chowdhury’s Experience Volunteering for DCI

My name is Lira Chowdhury;l I grew up in Dallas, Texas and I feel privileged to have a family who could provide for me. I am proud to admit that I have an excellent family and very good friends. Reflecting on my life, I was going to a great school but was not sure what I wanted to do with my life … [Read more...]

Chowdhury Ahsan donated iPads to girls in orphanage

Chowdhury Ahsan is a 17 year old high school student from Las Vegas, Nevada in the U.S. He has been involved with DCI for last several years, founding a DCI club at the Meadows School and establishing the Las Vegas Youth Chapter. He is currently acting as its President. Along with his two vice … [Read more...]

DCI Celebrates World Day Against Child Labor

The Sun Child Sponsorship Program (SCSP) has celebrated the World Day Against Child Labor 2017 at its project offices. DCI has been working in Bangladesh since 2006 to provide education and prevent child labor through this program. About 100 children are continuing their education in higher … [Read more...]

Invitation to Attend the Journey for Child Rights & Sight (JCRS) on May 13-14, 2017 in Toronto

On behalf of Distressed Children & Infants International (DCI), we cordially invite you and your family and friends to DCI's Journey for Child Rights & Sight (JCRS) event on May 13-14, 2017 in Toronto. It will take place at the Toronto International Pavilion located at 190 Railside Rd, North York, … [Read more...]

24 DCI Students Pass SSC Exam in 2017!

We are very happy to announce that 24 DCI supported children in Bangladesh have passed the Secondary School Certificate (SSC)-2017 exam successfully. All of them have been getting their educational support from DCI’s Sun Child Sponsorship Program (SCSP) since their primary education. With your … [Read more...]

Kick-Off for the 6th International Conference on Child Rights & Sight

On Monday, March 27th DCI organized a kick off meeting for the 6th International Conference on Child Rights & Sight at Yale University October 14, 2017. Many volunteers attended the first conference organizational meeting, while many important members will be involved in subsequent meetings. The … [Read more...]

DCI at Cheshire Chamber of Commerce’ s Expo

On Saturday March 25th, 2017 DCI participated in the Home, Garden and Business Expo sponsored by the Cheshire Chamber of Commerce. At this fun filled event, volunteers educated the local community on the continued mission of DCI to help under privileged children. As people visited the booth … [Read more...]

ATN Bangla Honors Dr. Ehsan Hoque

ATN Bangla honoured Dr Ehsan Hoque, executive director of Distressed Children & Infants International (DCI), with Humanitarian Award this year. Dr. Mahfuzur Rahman, chairman of ATN Bangla presented the award to Dr Hoque at an award giving ceremony in the capital in late January. In recognition … [Read more...]

DCI Celebrates the 53rd birthday of Dr. Ehsan Hoque in Bangladesh

DCI-Bangladesh celebrated the 53rd birthday of Dr. Ehsan Hoque, founder of Distressed Children and Infants International on March 13, 2017. As part of the festivities, children of DCI’s Sun Child Home joined Dr. Hoque on Monday morning, March 13, via Skype. They had arranged a birthday party in his … [Read more...]

Journey for Child Rights & Sight Concert and Show: February 3, 2017 in Dhaka, Bangladesh

We invite you to DCI's Journey for Child Rights & Sight (JCRS) Concert & Show taking place on Friday, February 3, 2017, at Krishibid Institution Bangladesh (KIB) Auditorium, Krishi Khamar Sarak, Farmgate, Dhaka, Bangladesh. Buy tickets onlineTo buy tickets offline, please call … [Read more...]

Case Western Reserve University Benefit Dinner

Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) DCI Chapter Organized a Successful Benefit Dinner as part of the Journey for Child Rights & Sight (JCRS) on October 8, 2016. Distressed Children and Infants International (DCI) members at Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) took to the stage on … [Read more...]

Invitation to DCI Case Western Reserve University Chapter

Saturday, October 8th at 5pm at Thwing Ballroom Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) 10900 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, Ohio 44106 … [Read more...]

DCI celebrates Sabina Yasmins’ Birthday

Amid much festivity and fanfare, Distressed Children & Infants International (DCI) celebrated the birthday of singer Sabina Yasmin on Sunday. The girls of DCI Sun Child Home (for orphans) and officials visited the singer’s house with bouquet to wish her birthday. Channel i organised a live … [Read more...]

Dr. Ehsan Hoque Meeting with Governor Dannel Malloy

DCI Founder & Executive Director, Dr. Ehsan Hoque, had a meeting with CT Governor Dannel P. Malloy today morning. Dr. Hoque thanked Governor Dannel P. Malloy for his continued support to DCI's mission and invited him to attend the next Conference on Child Rights & Sight at Yale University in 2017. … [Read more...]

Mamota Success story

Mamota Rani is a student of SCSP. She is from the Nilphamari project. In 2014, she passed the Secondary School Certificate successfully with the full support of DCI. Now she is reading at grade twelve. She likes drawing pictures. Her father is a farmer and her mother is a housewife. Mamota has two … [Read more...]

Dr, Ehsan Hoque at 36th BMANA Annual Convention in Atlanta.

On Saturday, July 15, 2016, the BMANA (Bangladesh Medical Association of North America) invited DCI Executive Director and Founder, Dr. Ehsan Hoque to address the 36th BMANA Convention as a guest speaker. Dr. Hoque’s presentation on DCI’s efforts for child rights and sight was well received. Many … [Read more...]

DCI Chicago

On Sunday, September 18, 2016, a Journey for Child Rights & Sight (JCRS) event took place at Banga Bhaban, 1148 North Main Street, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137. In the last six years, the volunteers of DCI Illinois have spent 10’s of thousands of hours of their personal time to assist this great cause … [Read more...]

28th Annual Fall Festival

On Saturday, September 10th DCI participated in the 28th Annual Cheshire Fall Festival and Marketplace. At this fun-filled event, volunteers educated the local community on the continued mission of DCI to help underprivileged children. As people visited the booth volunteers spoke with them about … [Read more...]

SCSP Celebrates World Literacy Day

Today is international literacy day. The world is celebrating the 50th anniversary of this day on the theme of “Reading the Past, Writing the future”. The Sun Child Sponsorship Program (SCSP) of DCI celebrates this day in the supported village in Patuakhali and Nilphamari. Today DCI arranged the … [Read more...]

Ehsan Hoque, DCI Executive Director Addresses 30th FOBANA Convention.

On Saturday, September 3rd, 2016, the FOBANA invited DCI Executive Director and Founder Dr. Ehsan Hoque to address the 30th FOBANA (Federation of Bangladeshi Associations in North America) Convention 2016 as a keynote speaker. Dr. Hoque’s presentation on DCI’s efforts for child rights and sight was … [Read more...]

Into-Giving Grant at work in remote village of Bangladesh

Rajen Kumar Saha Program manager of DCI’s Sun Child program bought books for the library. They also collected books as donations. All the books have already been sent to village. Because of the generous donation from Into-Giving, more than 1500 rural secondary & primary school students will get the … [Read more...]

Mercy High School-DCI Club hosted their first Annual DCI International Brunch, on August 20th 2016

Mercy High School-DCI Club hosted their first Annual DCI International Brunch in Wallingford, on August 20th 2016. The event was a great success and featured many exotic foods from different countries. Friends and families of team members attended the event. Dr. Ehsan Hoque, DCI executive director … [Read more...]

Congratulations to DCI North Dakota Chapter!

DCI. ND Chapter was inaugurated on December 29, 2015 at Davies High School, Fargo in memory of Sreejon Lala. The ceremony started with US National Anthem by renowned motivational speaker and singer Mark J Lindquist followed by a heartfelt tribute to Sreejon by Maria Slette along with a magnificent … [Read more...]

World Health Day 2016 celebrated in the Kallyanpur Porabari Slum

On April 7, 2016, Distressed Children & Infants International (DCI) and Rights and Sight for Children (RSC) celebrated World Health Day 2016 at Kallyanpur Porabari Slum, Dhaka. The focus of this year's World Health Day was diabetes, "Halt the Rise, Beat Diabetes!" Worldwide, approximately 422 … [Read more...]