World record attempt for Dhaka street children on seven continents

Jan 7, 2014

Majority World global photo agency together with Pathshala South Asian Media Academy and Drik Bangladesh has undertaken to document the "777 Marathon Challenge” which began in King George Island on 26th January 2014.

The "777 Marathon Challenge” is organised by the Maria Cristina Foundation (MCF) that works to improve the lives of street children in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Founded in 2005 by Maria Conceicao, the foundation has helped more than 650 children escape the crushing cycle of poverty in the slums of Bangladesh with education, healthcare and improved housing.

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