Escaping poverty and becoming self-sustainable

The Noor Project’s mission is to equip impoverished communities with the tools to escape poverty and become self-sustainable.  The charity’s ambition is to enable families to become self-sufficient by providing them with the right tools and guidanceempowering communities to thrive in the wake of poverty, disease and lack of education. 

The Project Aims

The Noor Project aims to raise marginalised families above the poverty line by supporting the families for the shortterm and – vitally – by striving to make them self-sufficient in the long-term through its comprehensive suite of programmes Over a period of 3-6 months, as well as providing families’ basic needs such as food, grocery, healthcare and child education, the Project provides adult family members with the skills to find well-paying jobs in the market. 

Thanks to the Foundation’s support, the Noor Project will enable: 

  • up to 80 additional students to participate in the literacy programme 
  • support 180 student sin skills workshops
  • provide food for an additional 50 families 
  • support 5 additional orphaned girls 
  • support 10 additional elderly beneficiaries 
The Foundation has developed an important relationship with The Noor Project over a number of years and we are delighted to extend this support. The Noor Project is delivering incredibly important work in some of the most disadvantaged communities in Pakistan, helping local communities to become thriving self-sufficient engines for change.
Haroon Sheikh
Foundation Chairman