Peshawar: AlKhidtmat Foundation distributed special Christmas gifts among the Christian community in Peshawar district. A ceremony was held at Edward High School in Sadar Peshawar whereby blankets, cloth, cooking oil, rice, flour, pulses, and other essential commodities and gifts for children were given away among 200 Christian families. Priest S.P Asghar, Nazia, Daniel Samuel, Younus Khan and other Christian leaders were participated in this ceremony. The program ended with prayers for harmony and prosperity, restoration of peace and security in the Pakistan.
Peshawar: In collaboration with “Free Wheelchairs Mission USA” Alkhidmat distributed 120 free wheelchairs in KPK & FATA agencies. Around 2000 free wheelchairs have been doled out among disabled persons up until now. Besides Peshawar city, wheelchairs were dispensed in the district Kohat, Bannu and Lakimarwat whereas the activity is still in progress in Tanak, Dera Islmail Khan, Naushera, Mardan, Charsada, Sawabi, Buner, Shangla, Kohistan, Mansehra, Abbotabad, Deerbala, Malakand Agency, Butgram and other connected areas of FATA.
Lahore: AlKhidmat Foudation with the collaboration of Rescue 1122 arranged a two-day training workshop for its volunteers from Khyber Pakhtunkha province. A number of 26 AlKhidmat volunteers took part in the workshop that was held in Rescue 1122 Peshawar headquarter. This was a short course for basic first aid techniques. The volunteers were taught how to cope with a dangerous situation like accident, fire fighting and any kind of emergency.
A meeting of International Federation for Relief and Development (IFRD), which consists of NGOs in Muslim countries, was held in Malaysia. As many as 22 NGOs including Alkhidmat Foundation took part in the meeting. The meeting was aimed at promoting mutual relationship. Secretary General Alkhidmat Foundation Muhammad Abdush Shakoor represented Pakistan. He was heading the constitution committee. He apprised the meeting with activities of Alkhidmat Foundation. The participants hailed the services rendered by Alkhidmat Foundation in education, health, community development and emergency relief sectors. The head office of IFRD has been established in Kwalalampur, Malaysia. The IFRD has commenced its activities.