USA ambassador Dan W Mozena visited SOS Children’s Village Dhaka

US Ambassador in Bangladesh, Mr. Dan W Mozena along with his wife Ms Grace Mozena and a delegation team visited SOS Children's Village Dhaka on 28 August 2013.

The visited guests received a warm welcome by Mr. Helmut Kutin, Honorary President, SOS Children’s Villages International, who was on a tour to Bangladesh during the time, and by the children, mothers and co-workers of the Village. The National Director and Deputy National Director of SOS Children’s Villages Bangladesh were also present on that occasion.  After their arrival, Ambassador Mozena along with his wife visited some family houses in the Village where they spoke to the children and SOS mothers. Mr. Helmut Kutin briefed them about the worldwide SOS Children's Village programme. He also mentioned the achievement of SOS Children’s Village programme in Bangladesh. Mr.Mozena thanked all of SOS Children’s Villages for their contribution and exceptional support to the children those who have lost their parental care or at risk of losing parental care and expressed his wish to be with SOS Children’s Villages in every possible way in future.

"This is my family and these are my children. I can’t think at all to live without my SOS family" - LotikaMondol the Mother of House ‘Dishari’ was replying to a question from the delegation.  

During visit to house 'Pubali', Mr.Mozena was quite surprised to see a former girl of the house - Sakina who is married and came to her house with her child.  "I always feel for my SOS family and come to meet with my mother, brothers and sisters if I can manage to find some time" - Sakina was saying who was serving in the Walk for Life programme as Senior Ponseti Practitioner. She is also a trainer of the programme and responsible as clinic manager for Dhaka Division.

"I am very much impressed by the wonder and spirit of the blessed place. Love covers the Village and it shows in the eyes of the children" - the US Ambassador remarked.  "I liked the SOS Children’s Villages programme and this is the third time I am visiting this programme" - Ms Grace Mozena was telling.

Mr. Ghulam Ahmed Ishaque, National Director, SOS Children's Villages Bangladesh, showed gratitude and thanked the ambassador and his delegation team for visiting.

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