The association has been working on the Bangladesh-Burma border areas and it supports orphans and poor students, whose forefathers came from Arakan State , Burma .
More than 150 students including some elders attended the Iftar party.
Professor Mofizur Rahaman of the International Islamic University of Chittagong (IIUC) was the chief guest and talked about the benefit of the month of Ramadan.
Sayed Noor, the secretary general of HWA coordinated the program and especially focused on the activities of the HWA introducing the HWA to the public.
The aims of HWA are: to open a library, a computer centre, an orphanage, to give stipend to poor students, to deliver books and equipments to poor students; to teach computers to the students who are studying in various institutions, to provide scholarship to bright students and give jobs to students who had finished their higher studies.
HWA was established on June 1, 2007 by Zia. All the expenditure is borne by Zia with no donation from outside.