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AKF Sindh Arranges One-Day Media Workshop

Karachi: The media and marketing department of Alkhidmat Foundation Pakistan Sindh chapter arranged a one-day Media Workshop for its district media coordinators at Regional Office, Quba Complex, Karachi. Renowned media persons including Azam Gondal, Syed Suhail Balkhi, Altaf Khan Mujahid, Mujahid Channa, Riaz Siddiqui, Noman Khan Lodhi attended the workshop and delivered lectures on crucial matters related to promotion of AKFP’s humanitarian services, media coverage and advanced tools of marketing. Participation certificates were also distributed among participants at the end of the workshop.

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AKFP, Turkish NGOs Renew Bid To Work Together

Ankara: Alkhidmat Foundation Pakistan and its partner Turkish N-n-Government Orpganizations (NGOs) have reaffirmed their commitment to closely work together for the cause of service to humanity. The representatives of the humanitarian relief organizations agreed to materialize their mutual cooperation unto a new higher level amid growing crisis around the globe.

According to details, AKFP Executive Director Shahid Iqbal is in Turkey these day, where is holding crucial meetings with the officials of Turkish non-profit organizations. Over the weekend, he met Yardımeli’s General Coordinator Osman İlhan and Board Member Ilyas Kaymaz, ILKDER’s President Ozden Sonmez, Turkey Diyanet Foundation’s Vice General Director Murat Uyar and Eğitim Bir Sen’s Vice Presidents Latif Selvi and Hasan Yalçın Yayla.

Shahid Iqbal’s meeting are aimed at renewal of AKFP’s commitments of bilateral cooperation with Turkish NOGs. Earlier, he held meetings with the representatives of Ihals Foundation, UNIW, FIMA, Besir Foundation and IYILIKDER.

It is also pertinent to be mentioned here that Alkhidmat Foundation Pakistan enjoys close partnership with aid agencies around the world. This relationship not only lets the AKFP to undertake humanitarian relief work across the globe but also helps international NGOs to participate in aid activities inside Pakistan.

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AKFP Donates 20 Wheelchairs to Paraplegic Centre Peshawar

Peshawar: Alkhidmat Foundation Pakistan Khyber Pakhtunkhwa chapter has donated as many as 20 wheelchairs to Paraplegic Centre Peshawar. The hospital works for rehabilitation and facilitation of the people with physical disabilities.

The wheelchairs were handed over to the Administrator Paraplegic Centre Peshawar, Dr. Ilyas Syed, by AKFP KPK chapter President Khalid Waqas.

It is also worth mentioning here that Alkhidmat Foundation Pakistan provides free wheelchairs to the needy and poor physically challenged people under its Community Services program. In 2016 alone, the AKFP distributed 2,200 wheelchairs across Pakistan.

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AKFP, Alhuda CIBE Sign MoU For Mutual Cooperation

Lahore: Alkhidmat Foundation Pakistan and Alhuda Center of Islamic Banking and Economics (CIBE) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to extend their bilateral cooperation in the fields of Islamic Commerce and Shariah Banking. The two sides signed the agreement at the head office of the AKFP in Lahore. Under the accord, the CIBE will cooperate with the AKFP in terms of training, certification, Shariah advisory and conferences.

At the MoU signing ceremony, AKFP Senior Vice President Syed Ihsanullah Waqas, AKFP Secretary general Mushtaq Ahmad Mangat, Alhuda CIBE CEO Muhammad Zubair Mughal and Alhuda CIBE Manager Communications Shaguftta Parveen represented their respective sides. AKFP General Manager Programs Sufyan Khan, AKFP National Director Mawakhat Program Jamshed Ali and AKFP Deputy Manager Muwakhat Program Ahmad Qadeer were also present on the occasion.

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AKFP Executive Director Shahid Iqbal Holds Meetings With Partner Turkish NGOs

Ankara: In a bid to renew the commitments of bilateral cooperation, Alkhidmat Foundation Pakistan Executive Director Shahid Iqbal held meetings with the representatives of a number of partner Turkish NGOs including Ihals Foundation, UNIW, FIMA, Besir Foundation and IYILIKDER earlier this week. During the meeting, the partner relief organizations vowed to take mutual cooperation to a next level for the sake of humanity.

It is also pertinent to be mentioned here that Alkhidmat Foundation Pakistan enjoys close partnership with aid agencies around the world. This relationship not only lets the AKFP to undertake humanitarian relief work across the globe but also helps international NGOs to participate in aid activities inside Pakistan.

AKFP Executive Director Shahid Iqbal presenting honorary shield to Mehmet Akif BILGIN (General Secretary of Besir Foundation).

AKFP Executive Director Shahid Iqbal presenting honorary shield to Mehmet Akif BILGIN (General Secretary of Besir Foundation).

AKFP Exective Director Shahid Iqbal holding meeting with Ali Kurt of UNIW.

AKFP Exective Director Shahid Iqbal holding meeting with Ali Kurt of UNIW.

AKFP Executive Director Shahid presenting honorary shield to Ihals Foundation President Mehmet Okyay after a meeting.

AKFP Executive Director Shahid presenting honorary shield to Ihals Foundation President Mehmet Okyay after a meeting.

AKFP Executive Director Shahid Iqbal participating in FIMA Council Meeting in Turkey.

AKFP Executive Director Shahid Iqbal participating in FIMA Council Meeting in Turkey.

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AKF Multan Arranges Eid Milan Party For Orphan Families

Multan: Alkhidmat Foundation Pakistan Multan chapter organized Eid Milan Party for orphan children and their families at Chaman Zar Askri (Lake). Senior Vice President AKF Multan Muhammad Ahmad Chughtai, Tayyab Sheikh (Vice President AKF Multan) and Mr.Farhal Malik (Coordinator Orphan Care Program Multan) were present on the occasion. Mehndi stall, magic show, swings and meal were were arranged for the participants.

It may also be noted here that Alkhidmat Foundation Pakistan’s Orphan Care Program is currently sponsoring over 7,200 orphan children across the country by providing them with educational, residential and recreational facilities.

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AKFP Undertakes Relief Work After Charsadda Flooding

Charsadda: The volunteers of Alkhidmat Foundation Pakistan conducted rescue and relief operation in Tangi area of Charsadda district in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa after a flood struck earlier this week. More than 20 houses have been wrecked as a result.

The AKFP is providing urgent relief and food to the victims to resume normal life while the fear of further flooding remains intact. On the other hand, the Disaster Management teams of Alkhidmat Foundation Pakistan are ready to face with challenge of natural calamity across Pakistan.

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School Bags, Educational Kits Distributed At CPC, Gujranwala

Gujranwala: Alkhidmat Foundation Pakistan Punjab chapter distributed school bags along with educational kits among the street children of Child Protection Center, Gujranwala. Mr Javed Iqbal, President Alkhidmat Foundation Gujranwala chapter and Mr Kahild Sheikh, President Alkhidmat Foundation Gujranwala (Rural chapter) were also present on the occasion. The bags and kits were donated by a Lahore-based family.

It is also worth mentioning here that Alkhidmat Foundation Pakistan is currently running as many as 11 Child Protection Centers across Pakistan for the rehabilitation and educational training of street children and so far hundreds of students have joined formal educational institutions after rehabilitation at these centers.

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Pakistan’s Champions Trophy Star Fakhar Zaman Visits Aghosh Alkhidmat Attock

Attock: Famous cricketer Fakhar Zaman, who hammered a ton to ensure Pakistan’s victory against India in ICC Champions Trophy 2017, visited Aghosh Alkhidmat Attock and met with the orphan children residing at the orphanage. The cricketer also spent some time with the children and shared his stories of life with them. Later on, Fakhar Zaman also signed a cricket bat for the orphans of Aghosh Alkhidmat Attock.

Aghosh Alkhidmat Attock is one of the around a dozen operational orphanages of Alkhidmat Foundation Pakistan which collectively cater the residential, educational and recreational needs of 700 orphan children.

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AKFP Reached Out Over 2.5 Lakh Needy People During Ramadan 2017

Lahore: With a full momentum to implement its mission of service to humanity with integrity, Alkhidmat Foundation Pakistan reached our as many as 262,011 needy and underprivileged people across Pakistan under it Ramadan Relief Package 2017. The project comprised of Food Packages distributions, Community Iftars and Fitrana distributions, and was implemented by AKFP’s Community Services program in collaboration with local and international partners.

According to details, 108,372 people benefited from Ramadan Food Packages, 110,660 from Community Iftars and 42,979 from Fitrana distribution in all four provinces of the country, Gilgit Baltistan, FATA and Azad Kashmir. The project continued throughout the holy month of Ramadan.

It is also worth mentioning here that Alkhidmat Community Services program is dedicated to provide urgent aid to local and internal communities in the need of hour including minorities in Pakistan. In 2016 only, more than 760,000 people had benefited from the Community Services program.