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DREAMS: A Year In Review 2019

DREAMS: A Year In Review 2019

Keeping up with DREAMS, Pakistan Featuring 2019 updates from DREAMS in Karachi, Pakistan with partner Idara Al-Khair The Future is Female!         Our Women’s Technical Center started in March 2019 with an initial six month trial period that ended...

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Ending Hunger Through Agriculture with the Ebankese Mushroom Farm

Ending Hunger Through Agriculture with the Ebankese Mushroom Farm

To increase food production and sustainability through agriculture, Thaakat Foundation partnered with the Konadu Basic School in Ghana in 2013. During that time, Clement Boamah was running a small makeshift school with proceeds from his farm projects. Boamah had a vision we helped to create into a reality by building a structure for classrooms. But as site costs grew, we knew we needed a site income.

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Help Us Eliminate Violence Against Women Through LOVE

Help Us Eliminate Violence Against Women Through LOVE

Today is the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women. Violence against women is a widespread phenomenon resulting in human rights violations and often unreported due to the stigma, silence and shame surrounding it. The United Nations defines...

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Our dedicated students in Pakistan

Our dedicated students in Pakistan

Most 13 year olds from Wangi Goth, an underprivileged area in the city of Karachi, Pakistan are breadwinners for their families. These children spend hours at work to earn a living for their families. Sajjad Ali, is one of these children, but he is also working...

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Help Us Spread Love

Help Us Spread Love

This month all donations are supporting the LOVE Campaign. To help create a world where women and girls are safe from violence, Thaakat is raising awareness of violence against women by honoring the plight of women worldwide though our campaign. We believe the best...

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How the Ebankese Mushroom Farm Became Our Cash Crop

How the Ebankese Mushroom Farm Became Our Cash Crop

(picture of crop house at the Ebankese farm) Roughly 80 percent of the world’s extremely poor people are estimated to live in rural areas, and around 60 percent work in agriculture. How do we find opportunities to create systemic, sustainable opportunities to help a...

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Reaching Remarkable Milestones

Reaching Remarkable Milestones

On August 2, 2018 Thaakat Foundation celebrated its 10th anniversary. Coinciding with ten years of unbelievable progress we would like to announce an additional, amazing, fundraising milestone. WE HIT A TOTAL OF ONE MILLION DOLLARS IN DONATIONS! *View our annual...

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Hittin’ the courts to make a difference

Hittin’ the courts to make a difference

Recently, we had the opportunity to meet an inspiring young man, Noah Rizvi. Noah recently launched a Thaakat Chapter in Long Island, New York. By day, he is a 16-year-old high school student who also volunteers his time with various charities. He just held his first...

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