Village Schools

An outside look of a village school building.

An outside look of a village school building.

Students playing in the classroom during a break.

Students playing in the classroom during a break.

The basic diet for most children, when available, is white rice and dal (lentils). Children rarely eat fruits and vegetables. A simple but healthy lunch provides nutrition for students. Your donation would help us feed students in schools which cannot provide a meal for students.

The basic diet for most children, when available, is white rice and dal (lentils). Children rarely eat fruits and vegetables. A simple but healthy lunch provides nutrition for students. Your donation would help us feed students in schools which cannot provide a meal for students.

Another Village school. There is no electricity in this classroom, the light seen is from the flash of the camera. Your financial contribution will help improve the conditions in many of these schools.

Another Village school. There is no electricity in this classroom; the light seen is from the flash of the camera. Your financial contribution will help improve the conditions in schools such as this.

A student standing in front of her house in the Village.

A student standing in front of her house in the Village.

"Backyard" of a house.

The "backyard" of the house.

BanglaHelp plans on supporting the Bangladesh Adventist Union Mission (BAUM), which provides education and support for children living in the Bangladeshi countryside. BAUM has been committed to providing quality education from the elementary to the college level and preparing students to succeed in various educational government exams. They work with 151 village schools (play to class III), 7 Adventist International Mission Schools (class play to class V), 7 boarding schools (class I – class XII) and one College Boarding School in the country. It supports the educational opportunities for over 2,500 Bangladeshi students, securing the sponsorship for over 900 village students, 1200 boarding students, and nearly 400 orphaned children. In addition, it provides supplemental assistance (food, school supplies, etc.) to an additional 7,600 students. 

Beautiful girls from the Garo's ethnic group (originally from Mongolia).

Beautiful girls from the Garo's ethnic group (originally from Mongolia).

At this time, just one latrine is available to be shared by the students.

At this time, just one latrine is available to be shared by the students.

Inside the house with her mother. Most families live in a one room "house" sleeping all in the same bed.

Inside the house with her mother. Most families live in a one room "house" sleeping all in the same bed.