Introduction of the organization

Light House a national level CSO that was borne through responding food victims of gigantic flood that happen countrywide during 1997 & 1988. Under the leadership of Mr. Harun -Or- Rashid a group of young people were come forward to support flood victim and feel encourage to form this organization called Light House. Over the three decade, it be able earned people trusteeship across the country. It has been working with a group of socially excluded people, Sexual and Ethnic minorities, children, youth, poor and other deprive people. It’s emerged as a rights and services providing agency that used to make partnership with other CSO, media, development partners and government agencies.   


Programmatic interventions in response to COVID-19

Light House has given high priority to save people from coronavirus. It has formed a high power committee at central level to address this pandemic situation. Firstly-We have prepared and equipped our 550 staff, how to protect themselves. Hand gloves, hand sanitizer, musk and soap has been distributed to them accordingly;

Secondly: we took immediate steps to save our community including socially excluded people;

Future outlook and recommendations

  1. In the context of the current coronavirus prevention system, there will be a widespread food crisis in the middle and lower middle class families. In this situation it is important to ensure food security and survival package to them.
  2. Livelihood support such as IGA support by issuing small amount fund in the form of a revolving loan.
  3. It also taken initiates for street based sex worker to provide hygiene kits and basic food as well;
  4. Light House keep open of it’s four clinics in the Rangpur City corporation area and ready to serve corona affected people if govt decided.
  5. Light House received grants commitments to provide support to Rohingya refugee;


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