Second Rice Donation

MAAWS Bangladesh handed over a second container (24 metric tons, 10 kg bags) of rice for 2, 400 families to the Chief Advisor Relief Fund in Tejgaon Government Central Warehouse on March 27, 2008. The rice was arranged by AKC Commodities and MCMC of Piscataway, New Jersey, cialis USA and processed by Taj Food Ltd., of Pakistan. The rice will be distributed to victims of the cyclone.

Ahsan Kadeer, a student residing in New Jersey, gave $1,000 of his school savings towards the donation of rice by AKC Commodities. Inspired by his initiative, individuals and organizations donated money enabling the second container to reach Cyclone Sidr victims in Bangladesh.

By Juhi Mawla