Iqra Fund | A Girl's Life. A Community's Future

November 21, 2013 – Charlottesville, VA: Iqra Fund Hosts Another Screening of GIRL RISING

November 20th, 2013

Please join us for another screening of Girl Rising: A film, A Movement, and Now… The Future.

November 21st, 2013, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Newcomb Theater, Charlottesville, VA


November 14, 2013 – NYC: Iqra Fund at Forbes Galleries

October 30th, 2013

Timothy Forbes, COO of Forbes Inc. and Founding Board Member of Iqra Fund Invites you to an entertaining fundraiser in support of Iqra Fund!

14 November 2013

Forbes Galleries

62 Fifth Avenue

New York, NY 10011

For more information, updates and to RSVP, visit:

We hope you will feel inspired to share this invitation with friends, and we look forward to seeing you at the Forbes Galleries on November 14th!




Snow Leopards Bring Education to Basha Valley Girls

October 29th, 2013

Until a decade ago, the only snow leopard a resident of Pakistan’s Basha Valley wanted to see was a dead one. But today the endangered big cat has brought education to their homes, especially to their daughters.


Learn how Iqra’s founding board member, Tanya Rosen, learned about the girls of Basha Valley, and how Iqra is changing their lives:




Image: New students lined up to enroll in school as a result of  Iqra’s support.  Most of them the very first females in their family’s history to be educated. Doghoro Village, Basha Valley.


Iqra’s Founder at TEDxBozeman

May 28th, 2013

Watch Genevieve Chabot’s TEDxBozeman talk here: 

Educating Girls in Pakistan: Little Pickle Press Post

May 27th, 2013

Read Little Pickle Press post about Iqra Fund here: