VOLUNTEER & INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES for Youth & Adults in Harvard Square
Distressed Children & Infants International (DCI) is a U.S.- based international non-profit child rights organization founded at Yale University in 2003 and now headquartered in Harvard Square, Cambridge.
DCI’s is committed to protecting child rights, preventing blindness, and ending child labor and poverty worldwide by involving, empowering, and developing the leadership of local American youth. DCI is currently seeking motivated volunteers/interns of all ages to join our mission for children and women in need both locally and worldwide. DCI’s volunteer program is designed according to the interests and career goals of each volunteer. DCI’s motto is “Children Helping Children,” and thus, it strives to create a platform and network for our volunteer’s future leadership and success. Working with DCI provides young Americans with a wonderful learning opportunity and helps them to develop the compassion and leadership skills that will make them the next generation of responsible global citizens. To learn more about our unique approach to humanitarian work, please visit here
To sign up as a volunteer/intern, please contact:
Ehsan Hoque, MBBS, Ph.D.
Founder and Honorary Executive Director,
Distressed Children & Infants International (DCI)
50 Church Street, 5th Fl., Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA 02138
Phone# +1-857-292-9186, +1-203-376-6351
Distressed Children & Infants International (DCI), is a U.S.- based a 501(c)3 non-profit child rights organization founded at Yale University in 2003 and now headquartered in Harvard Square, Cambridge.
DCI’s is committed to protecting child rights, preventing blindness, and ending child labor and poverty worldwide by involving, empowering, and developing the leadership of local American youth. Over the past 15 years, DCI has helped thousands of struggling children and families in Bangladesh, India, Nepal and Nicaragua by providing education, health care and vision care.
In keeping with our motto of “Children Helping Children,” DCI has also provided hundreds of American youth with the opportunity to participate as volunteers in all our activities, connecting them to less fortunate children in other countries and giving them valuable tools that will ultimately help them to grow into responsible global citizens and our future leaders. DCI urgently needs your generous participation to help the many less fortunate distressed children who are still awaiting our assistance and whose futures depend on our support.
We invite you to open your hearts and join our charitable mission and consider a tax-deductible gift to DCI. You can help stop child labor and provide education to a child in Bangladesh with a $15 monthly sponsorship, give the gift of vision to a child by providing glasses for $25 or surgery for $50, give a gifts of any amount to DCI’s mission at: https://distressedchildren.org/catalog/
Take Action & Change a Life!
- Sponsor a child ( $15/month or $180/year, recurring gift)
- Give eyeglasses ($25) or an eye surgery ($50) to a visually-impaired child
- Support Local Children & Families in USA
- Make a general contribution of any amount
Please visit here to see helpful video tutorials and other instructions to assist you in donating to DCI and sponsoring a child.
To learn more about our mission and to make a donation, visit here.
DCI is a 501(c)(3) certified non-profit organization All your contributions to DCI are fully tax-deductible.
If you have any questions, please contact Dr. Ehsan Hoque at 1-857-292-9186 or, +1-203-376-6351 anytime.
Thank you in advance for your kind support. Although our mission is difficult and the challenges are great, we are making great strides in creating a better world for children with the help of compassionate people like you. Together we can change the world, one child at a time!