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To: All Muslim Brothers and Sisters,

Subject: Appeal to contribute to Ahsania Mission Zakat Fund

Dear Sir/Madam,

Assalamu Alaikum.

We are pleased to introduce Dhaka Ahsania Mission (DAM), a non-government organization having multidimensional development activities, like Non-formal Education, Water & Sanitation, Arsenic Mitigation Programme, Awareness about HIV/ AIDS, Prevention of Child & Women Trafficking, Primary Health Care, Ahsania Mission Cancer & General Hospital, Vocational Skill Training for Working Children, Ahsania Mission Children City for rehabilitation of Street Children, Relief and Rehabilitation during natural disasters and many other areas of development programmes for the welfare support & services to the poor people of Bangladesh. For more detailed information, you may kindly visit our website: www.ahsaniamission.org.bd

In addition to various development programmes, Dhaka Ahsania Mission (DAM) has established a ‘Zakat Fund’ for the welfare of the hardcore poor people of Bangladesh. Zakats received from the individuals/organisations are solely utilized towards the development and welfare of the poor peoples, as per the choice of the Zakat payers. Generally the fund is being utilized for the following purposes:

1. Education support to the children of poor families.
2. Support to the general treatment cost of the poor and helpless patients
3. Support towards the treatment of cancer patients.
4. Support towards the marriage expenses of girls from poor families
5. Helping the poor families in building or repairing their houses.
6. Helping the members of poor families to become self-sufficient through income generating activities
7. Running charity homeopathy treatment Centers.
8. Rehabilitation of orphan children (Children City).
9. Running a Night Shelter Home for the destitute people who do not have any place to sleep.
10. Miscellaneous financial support to the poor people.
11. Rehabilitation of Beggars.
12. Shelter and Rehabilitations for for rescued women and children of human trafficking.
13. Vocational[Engineering] Medical Technology Courses for orphan students.

During the period of last one year (2018-19), a total amount of Tk.1,90,11,209.00 was received in our Zakat Fund and up to 30 April 2019, an amount of Tk.1,64,25,425.00 has been distributed among the poor people for the above mentioned purposes.

We are aware that many Bangladeshis living abroad do not find proper ways to disburse their Zakat to the really deserving people. We take this responsibility on your behalf to ensure utilizing your Zakat for the welfare of the ultra poor people of the society who really deserve to get Zakat as per the guidelines given in our religion.

If you desire so, you may kindly contribute to our ‘Zakat Fund’ for proper utilization of the same. Please indicate the purpose for which your Zakat should be utilized. You may please send your cheque direct to us or transfer your Zakat amount to the following bank account in Bangladesh:

Ahsania Mission Zakat Fund
SB Account No.0102-12100036821
Swift Code: MBLBBDDH006
Mercantile Bank, Dhanmondi Branch
Dhaka, Bangladesh

You may also send your Cheque in favour of "Dhaka Ahsania Mission" to the following addresses of DAM in UK, USA , Canada, and Australia, who will arrange to transfer the fund to our account in Dhaka:
In UK:
Mrs. Zina Fear
Fund Raising Adviser
Dhaka Ahsania Mission UK,
12, Camplins, Clevedon
Somerset, BS21 5EY, UK
Tel 01404-813996;
Email: ZinaFear@aol.com ,ZFear@damuk.org
Muhammad A. Kabir (Jasir)
Secretary, Dhaka Ahsania Mission, USA
86-11, 164 Street, Jamaica,
New York 11432; Tel: 917-560-9288
Email: makjasir@yahoo.com
In Australia:
Dr. M. Ayaz Chowdhury
8, Bracken Fell Close
Castle Hill, New South Wales
NSW 2154, Australia
Phone: 61-298069591
Cell: 61-414372485
Email: Email: ayaz.chowdhury@hotmail.com
In Canada:
Ms. Zohra Ferdousy
103, Golden Star Pvt
Ottawa, Ontario KIV 2A3
Phone: +1(613) 680-1970 (Home)
Email: z_ferdousy@yahoo.com
We again assure you that your Zakat will reach the people who are really eligible to get the same. If you provide us with your address, we will send you the report on your Zakat utilization. We greatly appriciate your zakat contribution in advance.
With kind regards,
Kazi Rafiqul Alam
President, Dhaka Ahsania Mission
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