Update #1: July 7, 2020
The affected families are still living with relatives or in the community club. The Child Development Centers provided food items (rice, dal, oil, and salt), as well as cash to purchase cloth and blankets. The Compassion Bangladesh National Office staff are preparing to utilize Crisis Intervention funds for the repair and construction of homes.
Please pray for the affected families as they live in temporary locations.
Disaster Alert: June 29, 2020
A fire broke out at the Rowangchari Bazaar at about 12:30 am, caused by an electrical short in one of the shops. It destroyed almost 80 shops and many homes. So far, 11 beneficiaries have been affected.
Affected beneficiaries and their families are temporarily living with relatives. The Child Development Center and Project Facilitator are working to ensure affected families receive the needed food and supplies (e.g. clothes, blankets, cookeries, etc.) to replace what they lost.
Please pray for the provision and safety of affected beneficiaries and families.