Success Stories

“What is there to learn in a classroom? Most girls your age are married already. Instead of burying your head in books, you should be learnin...
“My interest in taekwondo developed when I was 8. My cousin had signed up for martial arts classes near our home in Ittehad town, a low-income sett...
It was 2007; thousands of people were forced to flee their homes in Bajaur Agency as the Pakistan Army intensified its operation against the milita...
When she was little, Samina Noreen, living in Moza Kot Sharif, a small village in the Chiniot district of Punjab used to rouse from her sleep for p...
“My parents enrolled me in kindergarten at TCF School, Sumar Goth Campus, located near the coastline of Karachi, but soon pulled me out because it ...
“It was just another morning in Muzaffarabad; I was pregnant with my fourth child, busy getting my chores done, when suddenly the ground seemed to ...
“Hurry up, beti (daughter), it is time to pick,” calls Zainab’s mother as she wakes her up before the break of dawn. Zainab knows that it is going ...
“When I came to this college for my interview, I was just sitting there nodding my head in a ‘yes’ and shaking it for a ‘no’
By Usman Mujtaba When TCF opened its first school in Minhala, it was a challenge to convince the community to send their daughters to school. Almos...
By Usman Mujtaba Surrounded by uncertainty when his father met an unfortunate accident, Wajid Ali’s story reflects a young man’s resilience in the ...
by Usman Mujtaba ‘Upon graduating from TCF, I felt like I was ready to take on the world. It was my time to put my learning into action.’ The year ...
by Usman Mujtaba Aagahi was initiated by TCF in 2005 in a bid to impart basic literacy and numeracy skills to the family members of TCF students, p...
by Madiha Waris Qureshi Zainab was a bright child, and her mother, who had never been to school herself, was determined to educate her children, a ...
by Yumna Rafi In a modest house off Mauripur Road in Lyari, loud shrieks of boisterous laughter ripple through the air as 12-year-old Iqra ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
Meet Javaria Yousaf, one of TCF’s extraordinary alumni determined to enlighten and empower her community in Minhala by returning to teach at the sc...
“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 than...
“I want to share my belief with every TCF student, that consistent hard work and determination will help them succeed. At the end of the day, life ...
“During my interview for Principal’s position, the Regional Manager asked me, ‘What if you do not make it?’ I told him that I will try harder next ...

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