Cementing Futures, providing education for children living in poverty.


Cementing Futures is an educational development charity bringing education, hope and dignity to children living in the slums of Dhaka, Bangladesh.


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Bournemouth Marathon 8 October 2017

Ken Adams and friends are supporting us again this year when they run the half marathon. Good luck to them improving their time this year. Also SI Bournemouth is supporting Cementing Futures by manning the hydration station near Bournemouth pier again -thanks to all those planning to help by opening the water, handing it to

Hornblow JOGLE

We are now on day 4 of the JOGLE and Steph and Jono are making good progress from John O’Groats on their way to Lands End  on their tandem raising money for Cementing Futures. They started from Glencoe this morning and are now in Arrochar on the bank of Loch Long. Follow their blog on

Jane and Duncan BBQ

Fingers crossed for fine weather, as Jane and Duncan are holding a BBQ Friday 15 September  to raise funds for Cementing Futures. The Bournemouth SI Club will be out to give support, along with their friends and families. Don ‘t forget your swimsuits as the pool will be open!


How you can help

There are many ways in which you can help provide this much needed and appreciated education for the children living in the slums of Dhaka, Bangladesh by:

  • Sponsorship
  • Fund raising
  • Awareness raising
  • Donating now


  • Cementing Futures has allowed 55 children who could not otherwise have attended school to participate in different programmes as well as Bengali, English and Arithmetic. They have increased their knowledge and courage by sharing with each other celebrations, games, singing and dancing.

    Professor Suraiya Siddiquy of Nijera Shikhi
  • As mothers we now understand the need for our children to attend school regularly and will not encourage them in to child labour.

    Nijera Shikhi - following one of the regular mothers’ meetings
  • We are thankful to Cementing Futures as its intervention has made a huge impact on the lives of the girls sponsored.

    Dr Dilara Chowdhury , Mohammadpur Literacy Centre

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