The Citizens Foundation-USA (TCF-USA) is a USA based non-profit that supports the education of underprivileged children. It has an active network of over 30 chapters in cities across the US.

TCF-USA supports the programs of The Citizens Foundation (TCF) in Pakistan, one of the leading organizations in the field of education. TCF was started in 1995 by a group of concerned citizens who wanted to bring about social change through education. In 22 years, it has built and operates 1,482 purpose-built schools providing quality education to 220,000 children with an all-female faculty of 12,000 teachers.

TCF-USA donors have built and support over 200 of these elementary & secondary schools with an enrollment of 65,000+ boys and girls.

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22

Years

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1482

School Units

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220000

Students


1,230,428,363

Hours spent by our children in school and off the streets

TCF's purpose-built schools are embedded in the heart of urban slums and rural communities
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TCF Model

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Catering to the most needy

Taking Schools to the Children

Embedding schools in the heart of urban slums & rural communities

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Purpose-built schools

All Female Faculty

All-female faculty & a 50% student gender ratio

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Ensuring Quality of Education

Ensuring a high quality of education

Beyond Basic Schooling

Holistic student development & alumni support

Community Development

Adult literacy and other community programs

Professional Management

Professional management




Donor Testimonials
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I support TCF to educate Pakistan

When I look back at my time at the Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute (GIKI), I remember it among my fondest moments. After all, it was here where I was exposed to new ideas, experienced some of my happiest but also saddest times and built relationships that will last a lifetime.Read More

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Making Eye Contact

Our eyes often give away our feelings when we are trying to hide them. I recently discovered how profound and overwhelming making eye contact could be.
I volunteer for a charity, The Citizen’s Foundation (TCF USA) in Pakistan. For the last twenty years, TCF has been on a mission to educate underprivileged children of Pakistan.Read More

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A Moving Experience

Seeing the kindergarten students sitting at their desks, listening intently as the teacher delivered the morning lessons – this was one of the most emotional moments of my visit.
A feeling of hope for these students’ future washed over me. I definitely did not expect my heart to be full of so much hope and love for these children.Read More


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