Zeenat Zaman, a professional broker, is a Bangladeshi immigrant living in Washington, USA. She first came to know about the JAAGO foundation through a Facebook advertisement. The purpose behind our work influenced Zeenat to begin her first child sponsorship. She has been a part of the JAAGO Family for four years now and has been helping us grow ever since. She ensures that she’s in touch with her sponsor child even if she’s not visiting Bangladesh often. The determination of JAAGO’s children toward education even during this COVID-19 pandemic made her enamoured with the kids. All the support inspired her to sponsor another kid to support their educational needs during this pandemic.
According to recent figures, Bangladesh currently has a literacy rate of 78%. Studies indicate that things will deteriorate if education