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...]

DCI North Dakota Scholarship

There are 134 SCSP Children preparing themselves for the Secondary School Certificate (SSC) exam for 2019 & 2020. In 2018 DCI’s started a quarterly model test and special coaching to improve the students' academic performance. 17 of the best students got the scholarship, which was based on the to … [Read more...]

Global Hand Washing Day

DCI’s Sun Child Sponsorship Program (SCSP) celebrated the Global Hand Washing Day by opening a Hand Washing project. Under the project DCI will provide the necessary hand washing materials to eight schools in Bauphal Upazilla in Patuakhali where the school has washrooms but has no fund to provide … [Read more...]

DCI Executive Director and Founder, Dr. Ehsan Hoque will attend the 67th United Nations DPINGO Conference

DCI Executive Director and Founder, Dr. Ehsan Hoque will attend the 67th United Nations DPINGO Conference, at UN Headquarters in New York, on August 22-24, 2018. He will represent Distressed Children & Infants International (DCI) at the conference and is scheduled to have individual meetings with … [Read more...]

Invitation to Press Conference on Journey for Child Rights & Sight (JCRS) with Dr. Ehsan Hoque, Executive Director of DCI on Friday, 10th August, 2:00pm

Dear Friends, On behalf of Distressed Children & Infants International (DCI), it is my privilege to invite you to attend DCI's Press Conference on Journey for Child Rights & Sight (JCRS) with Dr. Ehsan Hoque, Executive Director of DCI on Friday, 10th August, 2:00pm at the Arbor City … [Read more...]

DCI Executive Director and Founder, Dr. Ehsan Hoque will speak at the 38th Bangladesh Medical Association of North America (BMANA) Convention on July 26-29, 2018

The Bangladesh Medical Association of North America (BMANA) has invited DCI Executive Director and Founder Dr. Ehsan Hoque to the 38th BMANA Convention on July 26-29 as a guest speaker; he will deliver his speech on Friday, July 27 at 2:30pm at The Sheraton in New Orleans, Louisiana (500 Canal … [Read more...]

Dr. Beverly Questad’s Visit to DCI SCSP Home

Dr. Beverly Questad is a compassionate volunteer & supporter of DCI. On July 15, 2018 she visited Dhaka, Bangladesh to see the projects of DCI. During her visit she volunteered at the SunChild Home (for orphans) and taught them about computer, phoenixes, vocabulary, prepositions,etc. She also taught … [Read more...]

DCI’s Director Dr. Nina Hoque’s Visit to SCSP Home

DCI’s Director Dr. Nina Hoque visited the RSC office in the first week of July. She talked with all the officials during her visit and spent some quality time with the girls of SunChild Home (for Orphans). She had a great time during her visit! … [Read more...]

Eid Celebration of the girls of DCI SunChild Home

Eid-ul-Fitr is a festival for many after one month of fasting, worship and prayers and for our orphans it is a very important religious day. DCI is committed to these orphans to provides all basic necessities and keep their smile vivid.This noble deed is sustaining only because of generous people … [Read more...]

DCI SunChild Girls Compete in BENUKA Institute of Fine Art’s Competition

Extra-Curricular activities help to induce confidence in children from a very early stage of development. DCI’s SunChild Home girls have the opportunities to learn extra-curricular activities. They have flourished their abilities by competing in competitions. Every year the BENUKA Institute of Fine … [Read more...]