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0207 096 0893

HSBC: The Beani Bazar Cancer Hospital
Account: 61862901 Sort: 40-04-15

Shahajalal Bank Bangladesh
Beani Bazar Cancer Hospital
Account: 19011 24000 00301 
Branch: Beanibazar

NEWSLETTER

BBCGH MONTHLY

 

February 2017

"If you cant feed a hundred people, than just feed one"
Mother Teresa

Asalamualaikum,

It has been another extremely productive month at The Beani Bazar Cancer & General Hospital. We celebrated our 2nd anniversary of Hospital services, since opening in 2015, we took part in World Cancer Day activities, and visited schools here in the U.K. 

BBCGH team have been working behind the scenes to get ready for our Charity Fundraising Dinner and 4th Annual Awards Ceremony on the 21st March 2017.
 
The 4th February marking World Cancer Day, a day to unite the world in the fight against cancer. Currently more than 8 million people die from cancer every year across the world. This number is estimated to grow, year on year. Therefore, it is vital we carry on doing the work we are doing to work on prevention projects as well as providing cancer care to those most disadvantaged. As part of World Cancer Day, we held an impactful event and a rally to highlight the campaign, continue to spread awareness and education of the deadly disease, and how our hospital is working to both prevent and treat patients.
 
On 15th February 2017 we had a special visit for our second anniversary since opening the hospital in 2015. This was a special occasion which shows how far the vision has come since 2009, which is only possible with your much needed support and contribution. We were honoured to have special guests join us on the day including Jonathan Ashworth MP (Shadow Health Secretary), Rt hon Dame Rosie Winterton MP, Howard Dawber MD Canary Wharf group, Sayed Abdul Bashar GS Labour Friends of Bangladesh, received by our honourable Fundraising Director Mr Md Abdul Shafik, along with our trustee Mr M A Gani, who was also present.
 
As part of our work here in the U.K. we are developing partnerships with schools. We visited Keir Hardie Primary School for an assembly to promote Cancer Awareness to the pupils, and how the school can get involved to help raise further funds. We are very honoured and can Proudly say Eastlea Secondary School have chosen to be our partner school, and will be raising funds for BBCGH in many years to come.
 
Here in the UK, BBCGH team are preparing for our Charity Fundraising Dinner & 4th Annual Awards to take place on the 21st March 2017, at the Royal Regency Hall. This is an important event in our calendar as we aim to reach more people who are in desperate need of cancer care. The event will recognise the support we have been given by our life members without whom we would not be at the stage we are at. 

The night will also be an occasion to raise vital funds to take our project forward into phase 2. The night will be a mix of entertainment including Ehsaan Nasheed artist, performances from Keir Hardie Primary School, Eastlea Secondary School and Kingston University Drama Society. We will have an exciting auction with amazing items that will help raise funds. We would love for you to be in attendance and join us together with your friends and family.

For the hospital to continue to develop we need your continuous support and contribution. We once again thank everyone who has volunteered their time, energy and resources for the hospital. We look forward to seeing you on the 21st March.

Text BBCH14 to 70070 to donate £10

We need continuous support and people to fulfil their pledges to deliver this project to the poor and needy of Bangladesh!

If you would like to help and get involved in the project, contact us on 0207 096 0893

BBCGH is profoundly grateful as none of this would be possible without the support and generous donations from everyone.

 




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Current News
Beani Bazar Cancer & General Hospital observed and celebrated World Cancer Day 4th February 2017Beani Bazar Cancer & General Hospital observed and celebrated World Cancer Day 4th February 2017
BBCGH welcome the honourable Jonathan Ashworth MP Shadow Health Secretary, Rt hon Dame Roise Winterton MP former Minister & Chief Whip, Howard Dawbar MD of Canary Wharf group, Sayed Abdul Bashar GS Labour friend of Bangladesh and his team to celebrate the 2nd Anniversary of BBCGH. Speech lead by honourable Trustee Mr M A Gani.
Bengali newspaper covers the 2nd Anniversary event held by BBCGH
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Community Awareness Programme and Presentations

Our CHW facilitated community awareness program in Kurarbazar Union of Beani Bazar. Educating mothers and young girls on cancer and the signs to look out for.
A presentation held at BBCGH for British MP's showing a keen interest in the hospital and the services it has to offer to the people of Bangladesh.
Trustee and Life Member Visits
 
On the left our honourable Trustee Mr Abdus Shohid visited BBCGH along with his brother & grandson. During this time our Fundraising Director Abdul Shofik was also present to guide the tour and our services.

On the right Trustee Mr.Jahidur Rahman's family visited BBCGH. They were pleased to see the hospital developments and were able to experience the service provide first hand.

If you are thinking of visiting our hospital and would like to learn more please do not hesitate to get in touch for your guided tour and get involved.
Mrs Ritta Khan (Life Member) from Finland & Mrs Julfa Hasan joint Secretary from BIWTA visited our hospital.
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Monthly Updates
 
  • On the 1st February 2017 the staff of BBCGH , Trustee Mr Bajidur Rahman & Country Director Tofayel Khan gave a farewell  to our Superintendant Dr. Shajibur Rahman .
  • 4th February 2017 we observe World Cancer Day at BBCGH
  • Arrangements being made for BBCGH 2nd anniversary program on the 15th of February 2017. 2nd Anniversary event took place and  we also held a free Medical Camp where 800 patients were seen .
  •  Vaccination service started for Cervical cancer . During the anniversary ceremony 16 disadvantaged Meritorious students were provided with free vaccination sponsored by Country Director Tofayel Khan .
  • On 18th February 2017 Dr Saad Uddin Jaigirder had seen 12 Cancer Patient .
 Events and Awards
 
Beanibazar Cricket League (BCL) presented a award to Beani Bazar Cancer Hospital for appreciation of charity partner.

Upcoming Events
 
Urgent...
Poor funds for disadvantaged patients and people who are less well off - there is always continuous need of funds for poor and disadvantaged people, we have an account where we collect donations for the poor and needy people who cannot afford transportation, check-ups, basic lab tests etc. Please ask your friends and family members for their kind support in this noble charitable cause for people who are in dire need of basic medical attention and care. To donate our office number: 0207 096 0893.
Together, we want to help create a world where cancer is no longer feared, and no longer a threat to us and our loved ones. Inshallah, we want to keep serving our community for the rest of our lives and beyond, and with your continuous support we can make the Beani Bazar Cancer Hospital our legacy, for our children to continue.
Warmest regards,

Jazak'Allah

Beani Bazar Cancer Hospital Team.
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