A Girl's Education. A Community's Future.
Education is a basic human right. Political, religious and economic instability should never prevent a girl from receiving a quality education.
Who We Are
Iqra Fund is a U.S. based nonprofit organization committed to serving girls in remote regions faced with economic, social, and political barriers to education.
Our founder's years of travel, on-the-ground research, and educational development in northern Pakistan have established a deep understanding of the unique challenges that these communities face.
By working with community strengths and local leadership, Iqra Fund provides girls with educational opportunities to improve their quality of life.
Iqra Fund Impact To-Date:
5 valleys across 3 districts of the tribal north.
2,170 primary school students supported.
180 secondary school students supported.
46 primary school teachers supported with salaries, professional development and supplies.
100 mothers supported with adult literacy and community health workshops, and educational awareness seminars.
40 special needs children and adults provided with services to meet basic needs allowing these individuals, and/or their family members, access to educational opportunities and an increased quality of life.