Mithapukur Community, Bangladesh

Mithapukur Community, Bangladesh
  • Population36,000
  • Villages119
  • Temp19°C
Mithapukur community is in an underprivileged area 240 km north of Dhaka, Bangladesh's capital city. Here many indigenous people suffer from illiteracy, poor health and low-income. 

Most families in Mithapukur depend on agriculture as their livelihood source. They don't have access to clean water or washrooms in their homes; making the whole community vulnerable to diseases. Classrooms lack necessary facilities, so school attendance is low. 
 



Your support is making a life-changing impact for children in Mithapukur.

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295 malnourished children gained weight after their parents and caregivers learned about proper nutrition.

 
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650 students attend school regularly now that their parents have a regular source of livelihood.

 
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900 community members learned the harmful effects of cultural practices like child marriage, helping to protect youth.

 
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8,214 children learned about their rights and how to identify and report suspected cases of abuse.

 

Partnering together for a sustainable future.

By sponsoring children in Mithapukur community, you are making an incredible difference in vulnerable children’s lives.

Your support is helping Mithapukur community by improving the physical, emotional, spiritual and social well-being of the most vulnerable children.

Through decades of experience, we have proven that the most effective way to help a child is to strengthen their entire community, caring for every child along the way. In fact, because of these community-focused solutions, for every child you sponsor, 4 more benefit too!

Together, we are tackling the hard problems, such as changing mindsets and behaviours to address the root causes of poverty. We're focusing on building skills, hope and opportunity for the children of Mithapukur community.


“Life has changed now that my parents can provide for us. They have changed their minds about marriage and support my studies. I dream of becoming a teacher.”

- Aduri (14), Mithapukur community, Bangladesh



Transforming communities together.

We will continue our partnership with the Mithapukur community until 2026. Continuing to build knowledge, skills and resilience through sustainable projects; equipping the community to identify and effectively respond to needs as they arise.

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Started 2011
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Completing 2026





Other ways you can help vulnerable children.

<h4>Sponsor a Child</h4>

Sponsor a Child

You can help another child break free from poverty, for good. Your sponsorship will help bring essentials like clean water, education and healthcare to a child and their community.

<h4>Childhood Rescue</h4>

Childhood Rescue

Children in the world’s most dangerous places need you now. Help them survive, recover and build a future. You can provide life-saving food, water and protection to kids whose lives are on the line.

<h4>Gift in your Will</h4>

Gift in your Will

Including a gift in your Will to World Vision is a wonderfully generous way to ensure the values that are important to you live on, as you continue impacting communities around the world.