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The sweet scent of mangoes fills the air as we enter a small, mud-brick home in a dusty street of the urban slum, Khuda ki Basti, Karachi. The powe...
We are thrilled to share that 6 TCF alumni were recently awarded degrees at the Convocation of Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute of Engineering Sciences ...
Written by Farah Khan, South London Chapter Lead Seems like this December many of us took advantage of easing travelling restrictions to visit Paki...
TCF started with a dream to educate the most vulnerable children of Pakistan, thus enabling them to create a better future for themselves, and beco...
In April 2016, when TCF formalised an agreement with the Punjab Education Foundation (PEF) under its Public School Support Programme (PSSP), 257 go...
As the first rays of the sun touch the water-starved village of Thario Halepoto in Tharparker, Sindh, 11-year-old Bakhtawar sets off for the long w...
The Textile manufacturer made the funding to The Citizens Foundation Primrose Hill Campus in Nowshera to support unprivileged girls. On the occasio...
“When I was little, Abu (father) would drop me and my brother off to school on his bicycle every day before heading out to the fields. While we wou...
Jazz, Pakistan’s leading 4G operator and internet and broadband service provider, has collaborated with The Citizens Foundation (TCF) to digi...
  
Life can be difficult. While we may not be able to overcome all challenges, we can develop the skills to cope with adversity. Here’s Aamna, a TCF s...
  
Before the COVID-19 outbreak, Imtiaz, a TCF student of Class 4 in a small village of Tando Allahyar in Sindh, was dreaming of flying airplanes. Imt...
  
When her parents, both farmers, had their incomes slashed after the COVID-19 crisis, 10-year-old Iqra took up a job as a domestic worker to support...
  
When the COVID-19 pandemic left their family with a surging debt, no income or a home to live, Shahbaz and Mushtaq from the village Mirpur Sakro ha...
  
Before the pandemic, Rasool Baksh living in Makli (Sindh) hardly ever missed a day at school. So when schools reopened and he didn’t return to his ...
  
The COVID-19 pandemic has amplified an acute learning crisis already facing Pakistan. Before the pandemic, Pakistan had the second-highest incidenc...