About HP

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For over 10 years, Hope for the Poorest (HP), a sister concern of ASA, world renowned microfinance institution, has been providing opportunities for disadvantaged and marginalized individuals and communities across the country to build better lives for themselves through education, primary healthcare, WASH and micro enterprise.

Far from being a handout, HP aims to transform entire communities towards self-sufficiency and sustainability on WASH. We don’t simply send aid to the beneficiaries and hope for the best, we closely monitor every one of our projects and give you assurance that your investment is effectively addressing extreme needs at its core.

HP exists to provide Technical Support to World Bank partners, production and promotion of low cost sanitary napkin for poor women and girls, WASH for All projects to people in the rural and urban areas of the country. Our projects focuses on empowering individuals and communities with the necessary skills and linkage with microfinance institutions for sustainable development. At times of crisis and disasters, HP also provides emergency relief to those most affected. By working in both sustainable development with relief assistance, HP aims to reduce school dropout rate for those that are hardest hit.

HP is transparent, lean and efficient and the staff are motivated by genuine love and concern for those less privileged.


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It is my immense pleasure to welcome you all in the HP website. Bangladesh is going to develop the middle income country contributing by government organizations, non-government organizations, business communities, civil society, cultural activists etc. Hope for the Poorest, HP is a non-government organization works as a development partner of the government and time has come to explore and harness the full potential of development activities to ensure our long term progress as well as sustainable development. Realizing the importance, sustainable development goals has been defined in which Bangladesh is an influential country to implement the agendas.

HP started its journey from 2004 with aims to work the marginalized and disadvantaged people and on the way of fully functional. Our hope is high and being thrived by our sheer intention to promote the poor and hardcore poor people, and we are ready to extend our fullest endeavor in it. Number of projects and initiatives are going on, but our priority focus at this moment is to develop sanitation entrepreneurs, Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Promotion.

We are in the way of community people explore at different level participation and also very open to any new innovative idea, concept that can play important role to minimize the sufferings of the backward people in the society.

Over the past years, HP does great works in different location of the country in WASH, Primary Health Care, Education and Emergency Response on Disaster. So, we want to develop the organization as a development hub for the stakeholders, who can share experiences and make partnership with HP for the development of the poor.

So, our ambition is very high, but achievable if we board all of you in the same platform and work together jointly. Let’s join our hands together and work for welfare of marginalized and vulnerable groups of people in the country.