Ending Hunger Through Agriculture with the Ebankese Mushroom Farm

Ending Hunger Through Agriculture with the Ebankese Mushroom Farm

An estimated 821 million people were undernourished in 2017, a majority of which were those in developing countries, the United Nations reports. As the world population continues to grow, stronger efforts are being made to improve food security and to sustain the...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...