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OBAT Helpers Inc

Org #8225
Vetted since 2012 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Site Visit Verified
2004
year founded
$39,666
raised on GlobalGiving
6
years fundraising
1
projects funded

Mission

OBAT Helpers works for the welfare, support, and rehabilitation of displaced and stateless people by providing programs to alleviate the daily suffering and burdens of thousands of Urdu speaking people (known as "Biharis") who are stranded in makeshift camps in Bangladesh. OBAT Helpers implements projects in education and vocational training, self- empowerment through micro-financing, health care with clinics, drinking water, proper sewerage, and emergency relief projects. The Biharis have been stranded in Bangladesh since it achieved independence from Pakistan in 1971. Referred to as, astranded Pakistanis,a this community was supposed to be repatriated to Pakistan after the two co... read more

Projects (3)

Project Leaders
OBAT Helpers Inc.
OBAT Helpers Inc.
Saima Hassan
Saima Hassan
Team
Saima Hassan, Immad Ahmed
Organization Information
http://www.obathelpers.org
1100 W 42nd Street
Indianapolis, IN 46208
United States
317-203-0603

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 5496215538
Organization Information
http://www.obathelpers.org
1100 W 42nd Street
Indianapolis, IN 46208
United States
317-203-0603

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 5496215538

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work.

Nov 1, 2018
You enabled all this in the Rohingya camps!
Dear friends, We have lots to share with you in this report- all this could not have happened without your incredible support for which we are immensely grateful. Here are some inspiring...
Nov 1, 2018
You make these kids feel special
 Dear friends, With your support of the children studying at OBAT’s preschool, you have certainly brought light to their lives and made them feel so special with your compassion.  We...
Aug 7, 2018
More empowering initiatives in Rohingya camps-thanks to you!
  Dear friends, Thank you for your immense support for our programs empowering Rohingya refugees. A lot has happened since we last updated you. The current number of shelters that we are building...
 
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