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Campaign Story

Background

Mr K.S is a 41-year-old construction worker from Bangladesh. He has two sons who are 7 years old and 11 years old. He comes from a rural village in Bangladesh and in order to support his two sons and wife, he took a bank loan and came to Singapore to work as a construction worker. He is currently heavily in debt as the bank interests are high. He now owes the bank nearly S$24,000.

The Accident

On the 19th of February 2019, Mr K.S suffered a workplace related accident. While loading metal barriers onto a crane, he suddenly froze and was unable to move due to spinal shock. He fell to the ground and was in excruciating pain. Despite the pain he was not send to the hospital and instead, his employer asked him to rest in the dorm. As his work permit was due to be expired the next day on the 20th of February 2019, Mr K.S went back to Bangladesh to seek treatment as it was cheaper. He saw two specialists who informed him that he is suffering from spinal disc compression.

On the 31st of March 2019 Mr K.S returned to Singapore as his work permit was extended and resumed work on the 2nd of April 2019. After a few days, the pain became intolerable and he finally sought treatment at a local government hospital. His employers refused to pay for his hospital treatment even though it was a workplace related accident. Mr K.S eventually lodged a complaint with MOM and was informed that his employer had terminated his work permit without his knowledge.

Mr K.S has been informed that he will be receiving compensation for his workplace related injury. However, he feels that the amount given is low and does not reflect the true extent of his injuries.

Give Hope – Help Needed

Mr K.S does not know when he will be able to work as he is still undergoing treatment for his spinal disc compression. He is also heavily in debt with the local bank in Bangladesh and he sees no way out. Ray of Hope would like to raise S$975.00 to defray his family’s expenses in Bangladesh for three months while he undergoes treatment and contest his compensation claim. Please give hope to Mr K.S and his family!

*Name has been changed to protect the identity of Mr K.S*

  • December 9, 2019

    December 2019

    Dear Donors, Mr K.S has returned home at the end of November 2019. Due to his appeal, he has received a higher permanent incapacity compensation. He has used the compensation to repay back his bank loan and even though his family will not be able to use the money to…
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  • November 5, 2019

    November 2019 Disbursement

    Dear Donors,

    We have been informed by Mr K.S that he will be repatriated back to Bangladesh next week. We have fully disbursed the S$975.00 that was raised for him over 3 months. We wish him the best!

  • November 4, 2019

    October 2019 Disbursement

    Dear Donors,

    We recently met Mr K.S to disburse his October 2019 financial assistance. He is extremely grateful for the donation as it has helped with his family’s living expenses back home in Bangladesh. He is expected to be repatriated back to Bangladesh by the middle of November 2019.

  • September 4, 2019

    September 2019 Disbursement

    Our case managers recently met Mr K.S to disburse his September financial assistance. He informed us that he will be meeting MOM on the 5th of September. He is due to receive his backdated salary and MC wages from his employer. Should his employer refused to pay him, MOM will…
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Rachel Gong

Donated S$25.00 September 15, 2019

With love

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Rachel Gong

Donated S$100.00 September 14, 2019

Dear KS, We are praying for a miracle to intervene between both you and your employers. In God’s love, Fellow brothers and sisters of Christ

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Sai Tien Tan

Donated S$200.00 September 11, 2019

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Rachel Gong

Donated S$100.00 September 11, 2019

Cast all your cares on him because he cares for you - 1 Peter 5:7. Love, Church of God

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Anonymous

Donated S$50.00 September 11, 2019

Hope you feel better soon!

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Anonymous

Donated S$100.00 September 03, 2019

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Ruth Poh

Donated S$50.00 September 03, 2019

Have HOPE, Kabir! You are so strong. God bless you!

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Anonymous

Donated S$300.00 August 25, 2019

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Anonymous

Donated S$50.00 August 15, 2019