اخو ّت کی ہوائیں چل رہی ہیں

یہاں آنسو بھی موتی بن رہے ہیں یہاں آہوں سے خوشبو چھن رہی ہے تمنّائوں کی فصلیں پک رہی ہیں ارادوں کی سبیلیں لگ رہی ہیں دعائوں کے گلستاں کھل رہے ہیں رُلاتا ہے جنہیں پل پل زمانہ یہاں وہ مسکراتے ہر گھڑی ہیں یہاں مایوسیاں دم توڑتی ہیں یہاں مہر و کرم کی ندیاں […]

مولو مصلّی

یہ تحریر مولو مصلّی کے شب و روز سے عبارت ہے۔ بہت عرصہ پہلے کی بات ہے۔ ایک بار کچھ پولیس افسران نے ایک گھر کی تلاشی لینا چاہی تو جواب ملا۔ ’’خبردار! یہ چودھریوں کا گھر ہے۔ کسی مولو مصلّی کا نہیں‘‘۔ اس پر پولیس افسران نے ہاتھ جوڑے، معافی مانگی اور یہ کہہ […]

Akhuwat & Daraz Join Hands To Build A Fee-Free University

Charities and Donations are an integral part of every society. It changes the lives of those in need. Even the smallest of donation makes a huge difference. If we wish to see our country progress, we need to make our society grow stronger and better. The first brick of success and to induce awareness in […]

Akhuwat To Set Up Fee-Free Boarding University

HASSAN ABBAS  LAHORE: Akhuwat, a non-profit organization, is all set to launch Pakistan’s first fee-free boarding university in August 2018, said Dr Amjad Saqib, founder and chief executive officer of Akuwat, while talking to Business Recorder. He said this will be the first university of its kind where students from all over the country will […]

Rs 50 Million Disbursed Under Akhuwat Microfinance Scheme

 RECORDER REPORT  DEC 23RD, 2017 FAISALABAD As many as Rs 50 million was disbursed on Friday among 1,500 deserving families as interest-free loan under Akhuwat Micro Finance, Chief Minster Self Employment Scheme, that is meant to make them effective and self-sufficient member of the society. The ceremony was held at the Central Mosque, University of Agriculture Faisalabad […]

Comparing Grameen With Non-Interest Akhuwat By Mian Saif Ur Rehman

Comparing Grameen with non-interest Akhuwat Dr. Amjad Saqib’s visit to Permanent Mission of Pakistan to the United Nations in New York reminds me of my own visit to this office during the early days of the current year but at that time I could not meet Ambassador Dr. Maleeha Lodhi as she had come to […]

Microfinance – The Tool To Resurrect Pakistan’s Economy By Ahsan Zahid

Microfinance – The Tool To Resurrect Pakistan’s Economy By Ahsan Zahid On Jun 18, 2016 Pakistan’s economy is one of the most underrated economies of the world. With a population of over 180 million, Pakistan is certainly one of the largest untapped markets today. Currently, our GDP growth rate stands at 4.7% and though the figure is […]

The Right Type Of Microfinance By Ajaz Ahmed Khan

Nyangu Sakala, who was supported by a loan from Lendwithcare, runs a business grinding maize into flour and sunflower seeds into oil. In recent years there’s been a steady stream of media articles questioning the benefits of microfinance, with some critics even arguing that not only does microfinance not benefit the poor, it actually makes […]

Without Charity By Yasir Habib Khan

Without Charity Yasir Habib Khan July 12, 2015 Lack of awareness and motivation on the part of the khwaja saras are identified as main reasons that keep the community deprived of their right to zakat funds “We khwaja saras are doomed!” says Kashi alias Raakhi, a resident of Nishtar Town, Lahore. “Our ‘other’ gender status is […]