To help the impoverished of our society, HOPE has been continuously striving to come up with ways to reduce poverty and educational disparity. To spread awareness and to raise funds for the under-served of our society HOPE recently held a Fund raiser at Chandni Restaurant, Fremont, California. This fund raiser was arranged by our HOPE USA members Mr. Zafar Naqvi and Mr.Amir Jamil.
The purpose of this fund raiser was to raise awareness among the people living in the US about our country and the obstacles it is facing it terms of primary and secondary health care system as well as educational disparity. Dr. Mubina Agboatwalla,child specialist in Karachi, presented a slide show depicting what needs to be done in order to reduce poverty and educational disparity. She also stressed upon the fact that nonprofit sector has a huge role to play in order to tackle these issues. Dr. Mubina Agboatwalla, child specialist in Karachi, also informed the participants of the evening about HOPE’s relentless efforts to bring about a positive change in health and educational sector. Around 300 guests attended this evening and lauded the efforts of HOPE, an NGO in Pakistan. A video was also shown to the audience which included glimpses of HOPE’s health and educational facilities in different remote and urban slums of Pakistan.
When inquired, the audience gave out very positive response about HOPE’s efforts to bring about a positive change in our society. The key note was given by Mr. Muzaffar Hashmi who came all the way from Houston to grace this event.
We at HOPE, an educational NGO inPakistan are hopeful that people of all ages will come forward and help HOPE in its efforts to eradicate educational disparity and to provide basic health facilities to the less fortunate of our country Pakistan.