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Originally published in Dawn. By Irfan Husain PAKISTAN is a country of paradoxes: while we rank 105th in terms of Gross National Income (GNI), we a...
Published in the Inter Press Service News Agency By Zofeen Ebrahim KARACHI, May 21 2015 (IPS) – Khalil Ahmed’s life story sounds like it coul...
Mushtaq Chhapra is a Schwab Foundation 2015 Social Entrepreneur of the Year Awardee Pakistan frequently makes headlines for the instability in its ...
TCF is transforming the lives of young underpriviliged children across Pakistan. Walk through our journey of picking children off the streets and p...
Published in the Qatar Airways In-Flight MagazineIn Pakistan alone, the literacy rate stands at a meagre 55 percent (UNESCO, 2014), constituting on...
Launched in 1995, the Citizens Foundation (TCF) is a non-profit organization and aims to transform the dreary state of Pakistan’s education system....
  
The Citizens Foundation recently collaborated with Lamudi.pk to raise awareness regarding TCF’s growing network of schools and educational projects...
KFC Pakistan under the “Mitao Bhook” umbrella, announced the third initiative with The Citizens Foundation (TCF) at a press conference held on 26th...
KARACHI: The Citizens Foundation (TCF) of Pakistan – an NGO in formal education – has been recognised for the Social Entrepreneur of the 2015 Year ...
Shabina Kanwal studied from TCF School in Saifal Goth, Karachi. She is now teaching at a TCF Primary School in Saindad and simultaneously studying ...
Alfana started teaching at TCF Bhai Pheru Campus, Kasur-Punjab in the year 2000. After the completion of her ten year service she was awarded the ‘...
Originally Published in The Opinion By Mushtaq Chhapra Sometimes, it’s more comfortable just to tune out bad news. The dripping tap of negativity i...
Studying in grade I at TCF St. Louis Missouri Campus in Ghazi Minara, Sheikhupura, Abdullah is a very ambitious and playful child according to his ...
  
TCF extends its deepest and heartfelt condolences on the tragic and untimely demise of Lucy Monro. It was a huge loss for the entire Humanitarian C...
Originally published in Express Tribune A day before the release, Zafar has penned an emotional letter, highlighting the importance of giving back ...
  
Karachi Literature Festival (KLF) is around the corner and the city is buzzing with excitement. Over the years, the Festival has established its po...
Overcoming adversity and embracing life, Ujala is a diligent student of grade II at TCF St. Louis Missouri Campus in Ghazi Minara, Sheikhupura, Pun...
The two friends, Mansoor and Mairaj, both joined TCF in 2002 in Grade I, when the first TCF Campus was inaugurated in Rehri Goth which is an urban ...
Urooba Yousuf is a confident and self motivated student, whose self belief is second to none. Hailing from a humble background, her father works as...
Originally Published in Dawn By Shazia Hasan He learned the piano at six, picked up the guitar at 16 and used the Internet to teach himself a bunch...
Published in The Guardian By Madiha Qureshi After Peshawar, Pakistan must not turn a blind eye to the connection between its ghost schools and the ...