A major college woman has raised £550 for the flood reduction efforts in Bangladesh by designing and promoting T-shirts.
Priya Hoq, aged 6, from Gorton in Manchester, creates T-shirts with the assistance of her dad and mom Aminul and Claire.
She has to add the design on an app after which has to chop it and has to select all of the bits she doesn’t want. Her dad and mom then warmth press it for her and he or she peels it off and folds it.
Individual T-shirts price £3 in complete however they promote for £10. Her dad and mom cowl the prices themselves so extra money goes into the fund.
Priya attends Gorton Primary college. When her dad and mom instructed her teacher concerning the marketing campaign he ordered some T-shirts for his nieces. They performed her video within the college meeting and he or she spoke about it in entrance of her pals and made a number of gross sales.
Priya, who has seen the devastating results of the flooding, mentioned: “I wish to assist Bangladeshi individuals with meals and homes. I’m very pleased with myself. I wish to hold making a lot of T-shirts. I wish to give cash to poor individuals to allow them to have meals.”
Proud mum Claire mentioned: “At the tip of time period meeting, they performed her video to folks. They had been actually supportive and Priya obtained many orders. Overall, she bought 49 T-shirts and raised £60 in donations over a six week interval.
“She was coming house from college every single day and would design T-shirts and used it as an excuse to remain up at evening. She had a goal of creating three shirts a day. If the shopper was native she would ship it herself. She beloved each minute and took satisfaction in her work.
“The designs had been based mostly on what the shopper wished, a few of them would have unicorns some would have a helicopter or Peppa Pig or something they had been into. We had a number of designs with dinosaurs and rainbows.” Claire mentioned.
“Now Priya desires to arrange a charity as a result of she desires to do extra. She desires to start out elevating cash for college uniforms, baggage and books for poor kids in Bangladesh. She’s not selected future initiatives and whether or not she’s going to stick with it making T-shirts. We are nonetheless getting orders. Going ahead, she has additionally thought of making and promoting cups.”
She added: “Her youthful brother Ismail was additionally concerned. Now when he wakes up within the morning he ask for a brand new T-shirt. He designs his personal T-shirts too.
“I’m so pleased with her, I’ve cried so many instances because it all got here from her mouth and so they had been made by her personal fingers. We didn’t inform her to do it she wished to do it.”
The cash she raised went to Bangladesh and acquired 73 meals parcels that had been distributed within the poorer areas in Sunamganj in Bangladesh. Now Priya desires to boost extra money for future initiatives.