To integrate underprivileged children to cultural life and to give them hope for the future, Summit has pledged grants to Music for Development (MfD) programme of Shurer Dhara. On the occasion, Managing Director of Summit Power Engr Mozammel Hossain and Chairperson of Shurer Dhara Prof Rezwana Choudhury Bannya have signed a grant agreement on behalf of their respective institutions at a function at Summit Centre in the city, said a press release on Sunday (Oct 8).
Director of Summit Group Azeeza Aziz Khan ACCA said: "At Summit, we deeply believe that children's access to performing arts, regardless of their backgrounds, will enrich social cohesion. I would like to thank MfD's esteemed Board of Trustees, brilliant music teachers, volunteers and children for their endeavour."
Summit has been supporting the Music for Development (MfD) programme of Shurer Dhara for over 12 years which integrates performing arts schooling along with regular subjects for the underprivileged children.
Many alumni of MfD are now graduates while some are presently attending colleges and universities.
Senior officials of the organizations were also present at the signing ceremony.