2020 Thaakat Zakaat Campaign

Our DREAMS schools in Karachi, Pakistan continue to grow with your help
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During this holy month of Ramadan, many muslims spend time in reflection and prayer. Along with fasting during the month, charitable giving is observed by muslims all over the world. This charity is called zakaat. Thaakat Foundation’s annual zakaat campaign allows us to cover an entire year’s work at our project site, DREAMS Pakistan. At DREAMS, thousands of families live in the burning mountains of waste, in the city’s largest landfill. Many of these families work in the landfill in order to survive. 

Your donation to Thaakat Foundation can give these families hope that tomorrow will be a better day. Your tax-deductible gift will help provide an education to more than 1,100 students. It also provides them with food relief packs, counseling, emergent medical care, clean water and scholarships.

Together, we can give hope to these children who hope to one day, have a future outside of these landfills.

Thaakat Foundation is a non-profit 501(c)(3)
Gifts are 100% tax-deductible
All donations are processed securely

*Thaakat Foundation is a non-political, non-religious organization; however, we do collect and distribute Zakaat as appropriate for our DREAMS for Kachra Kundi school site in Karachi, Pakistan. Zakaat is an obligatory charitable donation Muslims make on 2.5% of their wealth.

Watch the videos below to get a first hand look at the futures you are helping to change:

360 View of Campus

Life in the village

Interview with college student, Husna Noor