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Younis Khan Presents his Cherished ’10,000 Run’ Bat to TCF!

Internationally acclaimed cricketer and former captain of Pakistan’s national cricket team Younis Khan visited The Citizens Foundation (TCF) head office to gift his 10,000 runs bat for the cause of education. The gesture from Younis Khan is a remarkable display of support for the organisation’s mission to educate children from …Read More

Inspiring Hope through Education!

TCF recently held events across Karachi, Lahore and Dubai to celebrate the achievements of its outstanding alumni.  Witnessing the full scale of the impact of education takes time and patience. Today, the TCF family is overcome with overwhelming pride to see most of our alumni pass out with flying colours …Read More

A.R. Gurney’s ‘Love Letters’ Captivates UAE Audience!

TCF’s UAE Chapter is one of its global wings, actively engaged in outreach and fundraising activities for the education and social uplift of the marginalised segments of society.  This February, the Chapter held a fundraiser at ‘The Address’, Dubai Marina, featuring the internationally acclaimed theatrical play ‘Love Letters’.
Written by well-known …Read More

Students Raise Funds and Sing Along at Obhartay Sitaray 2017!

Obhartay Sitaray (OS) is one of TCF’s most colorful and entertaining events that allows our young generation to raise funds for TCF and celebrate their love of music while doing so. The platform provides students from various schools across Karachi an opportunity to showcase their singing mettle, and support TCF …Read More

A Good Principal Makes a Great School

Every morning, as the first rays of dawn break through the horizon, a group of women across Pakistan set out of their homes to educate and empower children belonging to some of the most economically challenged communities across Pakistan. These are TCF’s determined school principals.Read More

The Circle of Light

A light emitting from the window of a house in Keti Bandar sears the pitch black darkness that envelops the area. This light is the product of the creativity, zeal and hard work of the children of the house. This house is not only illuminated with electricity, it is also luminous with books, educational tools, and materials.Read More

‘Beauty’ of Education and Enterprise

As we make our way inside TCF’s Cowasjee Campus, we spot Fizza Naz sharing a lighthearted moment with her ex-Principal in her office. Once engaged in conversation, Fizza portrays the sort of youthful exuberance one would expect from a young girl. However, as she recounts her stories from school and …Read More

Younis Khan to auction his bat for TCF

Internationally acclaimed cricketer and former captain of Pakistan’s national cricket team, Younis Khan, paid a visit to TCF’s Sirhindi Goth in Steel Town, Karachi to engage with the students and observe the campus and educational facilities being provided by TCF.

Having scored over 9,000 runs, Khan holds the record as Pakistan’s …Read More

Information Session at DUHS by TCF Ambassadors – IBA

An information session, conducted by the TCF Ambassadors at IBA, was held at Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS), Ishrat-ul-Ebad Campus of Oral Sciences on 20th January, 2016. The session primarily intended to convey the message of the TCF Alumni Development Program (ADP) to one of the top tier universities …Read More

From Slum Wanderer to Policy Maker

“I don’t have the words to thank TCF’s Founding Directors, donors, supporters, volunteers and management. But I am pleased to inform them that thanks to them, a humble agent of change has started her journey in the policy making corridors of Pakistan, and is ready to promote positive change in …Read More