Success Stories

 
A decade ago, we visited a small home in the village of Salehpat, Sindh. There, on a charpoy (woven bed), sat a shy little girl in her TCF School u...
 
Daughters of a rickshaw driver from a broken neighbourhood of Korangi are on their path to success through education.
 
A brave mother suffering from cancer maintains her emotional resilience while her daughter is beginning to find her path to becoming a doctor.
 
A young boy decides to become a nurse after witnessing his loved ones struggle to get emergency care at hospitals.
 
A boy in the scorching heat of Naushahro Feroze is shaping pots to make some money off his sweat and clay.
 
As the sun came up in Jhangesar, a small fishing village in Sindh, anxiety started creeping up on ten-year-old Shaheen. The strong s...
 
“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 ...

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