AKFP Women Wing Ambassadors Visit Aghosh Alkhidmat Sheikupura

Sheikhupura: As many as 18 ambassadors of Alkhidmat Foundation Pakistan Women Wing visited Aghosh Alkhidmat Sheikupura and met with the orphan children residing at the orphanage. The visiting delegation was led by AKFP WW President Talat Zaheer and Kalsoom Ranjha (Secretary General, AKFP WW).
On the occasion, AKFP Volunteers Management Program arranged special orientation session for the visitors to brief them about facilities being provided to the orphans and other projects being undertaken by AKFP Women Wing.
A detailed medical checkup of orpahn children was also carried out by a Volunteer Doctor. Afterwards, volunteers celebrated the birthday of an orphan and ate lunch with the orphan children.
Earlier, before departure to Aghosh Alkhidmat Sheikhupura, the volunteers and officials of AKFP Women Wing also held a meeting with AKFP president Abdus Shakoor and AKFP Secretary General Dr. Mushtaq Mangat at Lahore Head Office.

AKFP Secretary General Mushtaq Mangat Reviews Aghosh Alkhidmat Gujranwala Construction Work

Gujranwala: Alkhidmat Foundation Pakistan Secretary General Dr. Mushtaq Ahmed Mangat has visited Aghosh Alkhidmat Gujranwala, under-construction orphanage of the AKFP, and reviewed progress in ongoing work. The project is stretched at an area over 6 kanal and expected to be completed in September this year.

During the visit, the officials overseeing the construction work briefed the Secretary General about facilities which will be available to the orphan children at the orphanage. He expressed his satisfaction towards the work progress and efforts of the workers.

It is also pertinent to be mentioned here that Alkhidmat Foundation Pakistan is currently running 8 orphan homes in different cities of Pakistan where more than 700 orphan children are being provided with educational, residential and recreational facilities. Four more such projects are under construction while 5 orphanages are in planning phase. In a separate program, Orphan Family Support Program, the AKFP is sponsoring more than 6,200 orphan children.


AKFP Distributes Interest Free Loans Among 30 Traders

Multan: Alkhidmat Foundation Pakistan Multan chapter has distributed interest-free loans cheques among as many as 30 local traders. Collectively loans worth PKR 700,000 were disbursed on the occasion.

Jamshed Hayat (Advocate Supreme Court Pakistan), Mian Munir Ahmad Bodla, Dr. Safdar Iqbal Hashmi (President AKF Multan), Muhammad Ahmad Chughtai (Senior Vice President AKF Multan), Dr. Wali Muhammad (General Secretary AKF Multan) and Naeem Chishti (Incharge Mawakhat Program) distributed cheques among the traders at a ceremony held in Multan. The loans will help beneficiaries boost their businesses.


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.


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.


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.


Eid Gifts Distributed Among Orphan Children In Multan

Multan: Alkhidmat Foundation Pakistan in collaboration with UK Islamic Mission (UKIM) has successfully distributed Eid Gifts among orphan children in Multan. More than 60 orphan families benefited.

At the gifts distribution, Muhammad Ahmad Chughtai (Senior Vice President AKFP Multan chapter), Justice (retired) Zafar Yaseen, Waseem Ul Haq Rimzi (District Officer Health Multan), Afzaal Mughal and Dr. Wali Muhammad (General Secretary AKFP Multan chapter) were present while families of the orphan children were also invited.

Grand Iftar dinner was also served among participant at the end of the Eid Gifts distribution ceremony.

AKFP Arranges Iftar Dinner, Eid Gifts Distribution Ceremony In Lahore

Lahore: Alkhidmat Foundation Pakistan arranged mega iftar dinner in Lahore’s Township area on Saturday. A large number of orphan children, needy families and residents of old age homes attended the dinner.

Alkhidmat Foundation President Abdus Shakoor was chief guest at the event while top and local representatives of the AKFP were also present on the occasion. Eid gifts were also distributed among participants by distinguished volunteers of Alkhidmat.

At the end of event, children also enjoyed magic show, mehndhi stalls and sky lanterns.


AKFP Arranges Health Screening Camp For 350 Orphans

Lahore: Alkhidmat Foundation Pakistan in collaboration with Patient Benevolent Society arranged a free medical checkup and health screening camp for orphan children at Lahore’s Sheikh Zayed Hospital. Ahmad Jamil Rashid (Assistant Secretary General AKFP) administered the medical camp while President Patient Benevolent Society Dr. Shahid Iqbal was also present on the occasion. As many as 350 orphan children were examined and provided with free medicines at the camp.

A team of 60 medics including doctors, nurses and paramedical staff, and a dedicated team of AKFP Volunteers performed duties at the medical camp.

Speaking on the occasion, Ahmad Jamil Rashid said the AKFP Orphan Care Program is taking care of as many as 450 orphan children in Lahore. Under this sponsorship the orphans are provided with free education, food, healthcare and other basic facilities.

Dr. Shahid Iqbal also admired the Orphan Care Program of Alkhidmat Foundation Pakistan in an interaction with the newsmen and parents of the orphan children. Refreshment was also served at the end of the medical camp.


Rs. 7.2 Million Funds Raised At Multan Charity Dinner

Multan: Alkhidmat Foundation Pakistan raised more than Rs. 7.2 million funds for Orphan Care Program at Multan Charity Dinner held on Thursday night. Famous poets Salman Gilani and Zahid Fakhri were chief guests while AKFP Senior Vice President Syed Ihsanullah Waqas was also present on the occasion. A large number of locals and AKFP workers attended the event.

It may also be noted here that the funds raised at the donor conference will be spent on sponsorship of orphan children under Alkhidmat Foundation Pakistan’s Orphan Care Program. The program sponsors over 7,200 orphans across the country.