Integrated Health Care Project

North American Bangladeshi Islamic Community (NABIC) has donated $15,000 to implement a program on Integrated Health Care Project (IHCP) for the poor communities in Nikli upazila of Kishoreganj district.

The program will run from a clinic and three outreach centers; the clinic is in Purbogram village of Nikli upazila, the outreach centers are in Chetra, Gouripur and Singpur villages of Nikli upazila. Four health workers have been employed for this project.  The paramedic will work 6 days, from 9 am to 5 pm; two days each in the Purbogram clinic and Singpur center and one day each for Chetra and Gouripur centers. There will be all day long health camps in each of the four areas once in every two months; these will be attended by specialist doctors. Medicines will be provided, with subsidies for the poorest families.

 

Improving Livelihood Project

NABIC started this projects through local NGO, Network for Universal Services and Rural Advancement in Dhamrai, Dhaka and Rupgonj, Narayangonj.
to help local women.

The program provides training for following Income Generating Activities (IGA):
  • Black Bengal Goat Rearing- 40 women
  • Tailoring Training- 40 women
  • Anti-dowry Campaign

Ashic – Childhood Care and Palliative care

ASHIC Foundation for Childhood Cancer is the first Childhood Cancer Foundation in Bangladesh. NABIC is providing funds to this foundation for Pediatric Palliative Care to the terminally ill children at a very nominal cost. NABIC also provided funds for ASHIC shelter program that offers living quarters in Dhaka for Children with cancer who come from remote areas and are financially disadvantaged.

http://ashic.org/en

DMNAPK Charitable Clinic

The DMNAPK charitable clinic is located in Gazipur. This clinic was started in 2013. It is located at the premises of DMNAPK and provides care 2 days a week and medicine free or at a nominal cost depending on the financial situation of the patient.

The girls residing at DMNAPK gets training at the clinic in medical and other related fields.
Eye camps and ENT camps were also arranged in this clinic to help the disadvantaged community members living in this area periodically.

Madhabpur General Hospital

This NABIC sponsored general hospital with outdoor clinic and a diagnostic center in located on Montola, Madhabpur upozila of Hobigonj district. It Provides 24 hrs Emergency services in addition to Maternity, Surgical and Medical services to about 100,000 poor people in this area for nominal fees. As of December, 2017, NABIC has provided more than $225,000 to build the hospital. procure equipment and maintain the services.
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http://networkngobd.org/

Karmirhath-NABIC General Hospital

NABIC has been supporting this hospital since 2002.
This hospital serves more than 250,000 people in Sadullapur Upozilla, Gaibandha area.
Since 2016 NABIC is providing $ 300 K to build a new 6000 square feet facility.

Karmirhath-NABIC Hospital construction work

Udhiya

Since 2012 NABIC has helped its patrons provide Qurbani/Udhiya in Bangladesh for the needy like flood affected people in 2017.
Continue reading Udhiya

Anti-Dowry Project

This is a women empowerment projects that NABIC has been supporting since 2009. Called “Joutuk” free marriage campaign, is located in Gaibandha.
Over 300 girls from very poor families were trained in 6 different fields  like tailoring, cooking, raising children, basic health issue, nursery (vegetable gardening) and defense against Eve-Teasing. These programs , for creating awareness against ‘Dowry & Child-Marriage’ ,have been very successful in rural areas of Gaibandha. Following six months of training, each of the girls was given a sewing machine and cash to start own business. During the training period 61 girls had Dowry-Free marriages.  So far NABIC provided $92K for this project.
www.karmirhath.org