Welcome To Shandhani Shangstha
Shandhani Shangstha is a non-profitable and non-Government voluntary organization. The organization is situated at the frontier village of Karamdi under Gangni upazilla in Meherpur district. The organization is founded in the initiative taken by Local personality and professor of Fukuoka University of Economics, Japan Dr. Md. Mokhlesur Rahman (at present living in Japan) on the 18th June 1989. Dr. Md. Mokhlesur Rahman launched the journey of Shandhani Shangstha in 1987 through making a primary school in karamdi purbopara during his completing Ph.D. The organization has been playing a vital role in the field of offering scholarship to the poor & meritorious students since 1990 primarily, imparting type training to make the unemployed educated youth self-sufficient, empowerment of women, and offering vocational & sewing training to make them self-employed. The organization became registered in 1992. It started its journey to ensure the treatment of local people and founded a hospital & community based mother & child activities in 1995. Such kind of welfare activities are being assisted by an organization of To Te wo Tsnagukai, Fukuoka Japan. Onnesha Bidda Niketon was established in 1999 by in the assistance of Yume Miru Kodomo Kikin Fukuoka, Japan, so that it is able to upgrade the quantitative standard of education and to spread education in local arena By the assistance of Matsue Uji Fukuoka, Japan, nutrition & rehabilitation program launched in 2002 to eradicate financial crisis of the poor & meritorious students and to provide nutrition. Later on Onnesha Bidda Niketion was changed into Shandhani School & College.
In 2005 the organization stared another income generating program named Beef fattening project. Local Governance project was launched on first November 2006 as the member of Governance coalition partner by the assistance of H.R.G.G Danida. The work of voter and civic education and observation of nine Parliament election project began on 9th December 2006 and ended that year. With the assistance of Bangladesh N.G.O Foundation, reproductive health, mother & child health training regarding nutrition and sanitation program was launched from April 2009 and ended in 2011.The training of the staff for the development of their professional skill was introduced on November 2009 through Bangladesh To Te Wo Tsunagu Kai, Fukuoka, Japan by the assistance of Japan international co-operation Agency (JICA).At present general people of remote area are deprived of the opportunity of computer, internet, newspaper, electronic media and T.V. channels. Taking this into our consideration an information center was set up in the own effort of Shandhani Shangstha. Poverty Alleviation project activities were started from April 2011for the socio-economic development of the under privileged people assisted by JICF (Japan International Cooperation Foundation). The construction work of new building in Karamdi Purbopara was started in 2012 financed by Japan International Cooperation Foundation to gear up quality education of karamdi purbopara primary school and the construction of Shandhani Medical School was started at the same year financeed by Bangladesh To Te Wo Tsunagu Kai, Fukuoka, Japan.s