Young people from the family of the late Mabaswir Khan are launching the amana foundation – a charity to honour and continue the work of the respected head of the family who passed away in Nov 2010. Their goal is to empower and support people who cannot help themselves to achieve their potential by providing relief in areas affected by natural disasters, supporting the elderly & disabled, support and empowering women, men and children affected by poverty and to achieve this by both direct help and by running social development programmes in Bangladesh and the UK.
The initial launch event will be a private event for young people and family and taking place on Sunday 20th Feb 2011 to be followed by a later public launch.
More information can be found on the Amana Foundation website which will also launch on the 20th.
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