East End MP boosts funds for Bangladeshi homeless

MORE orphaned youngsters in Bangladesh will have a roof over their heads this winter after End End MP Jim Fitzpatrick raised �18,000 for a women and children s village

By Gemma Collins

MORE orphaned youngsters in Bangladesh will have a roof over their heads this winter thanks to an East End MP.

Labour MP Jim Fitzpatrick raised �18,000 for the Sreepur Women & Children's Village with a fundraising dinner.

He visited the village, three hours outside Bangladesh's capital of Dhaka, during his trip to the country last summer.


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And he was "moved" by what he saw, with around 350 children being fed and educated as well as 150 destitute women trained in a range of skills to help them support their families.

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