An Artistic Soul

Sumaira Ilyas is a 13 year old student, studying in grade IV of the TCF Taisar Town Campus II in Karachi. She hails from a family of six siblings and …


1,000 Steps Forward

Published in Newsline Magazine

June 19, 17-year-old Haris Suleman took off from Plainfield, Indiana, in a single-engine plane to circumnavigate the world in 30 days, and raise funds for The …


Fixing Pakistan’s Broken Education System

By Mushtaq Chhapra (Chairman and Co-Founder, The Citizens Foundation, Pakistan)

Pakistan faces a multitude of serious challenges, many of them connected to the lack of a viable education system for …


An Aspiring Writer

Awais Maqsood is a TCF student studying in grade V at the Ejaz Khan Campus in Domeli, Jhelum. He lives with his grandparents as his parents passed away when he …


A Fervent Student

12 year old Jameela is a grade V student studying in TCF Mansehra Campus located in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

Hailing from a lower middle class family Jameela has five siblings, three …


Flying on Hope

Published in Dawn

By now we all know about the daring father-son duo, Captains Babar and Haris Suleman, who attempted an ‘around the world in 30 days’ journey from Plainfield, …


Rare Honour!

Published in Gulf Times

Ramon Magsaysay 2014 awardee The Citizens Foundation (TCF) of Pakistan represented by Ateed Riaz (right) and Saleen Ahsan receive the award from Philippine President Benigno Aquino …


Ramon Magsaysay Award Winners

Published in Gulf Times

Ramon Magsaysay 2014 awardees (left to right), Filipino educator Randy Halasan, Indonesian Saur Marlina Manurung, The Citizens Foundation (TCF) of Pakistan represented by Ateed Riaz, Syed …

‘Mad’ Plan for Educating Kids

Published in Inquirer Global Nation

MANILA, Philippines–They are in the business of giving, where the return on investment cannot be measured by digits in a bank account but by the …