We use water for everything, from washing dishes to cooking food to growing crops Allah says in the Qur’an, ‘By means of water, we give life to everything’. (Qur’an, 21:30) Communities who don’t have access to clean water face unimaginable hardships, with women and children walking for hours to collect even a little water, and families unable to support themselves due to lack of education and livelihood. Having access to safe water, sanitation and hygiene is a basic human right, and fulfilling this right is an excellent Sadaqah Jariyah (Perpetual Charity)
‘The Prophet Muhammed (Peace and blessing be upon him) was asked, “Which charity is best?” He replied, “[Providing] water”’. [Abu Dawud] BDesh Foundation’s WASH program to provide new tube wells, proper restroom facilities, and special shower facilities for women and adolescent girls with proper privacy in remote villages, Slumps, and Rohingya camps in Bangladesh.
The cost of A Deep Tube Well which is 200ft deep, including installation cost – $500
Each Deep Tube Well serves 10 families in a village and 25-50 families in a slump or Rohingya Refugee Camps.
The Cost of a Sanitation facility – $100
Serves a family in a village, and require a cluster of 5 to serve 25-50 families in a slump or Rohingya Refugee camps.