CARE Pakistan: Education For Impact
Many of you would know my long-standing passion in the possibilities that lie in Pakistan. So it gives me great pleasure in sharing with you all the amazing opportunity that has come my way. I've joined the Board of Care Pakistan. A chance to exercise the Social Entrepreneur in me. CARE Pakistan CARE and educate underprivileged children in Pakistan. Their schools achieve remarkable results in a cost-effective way. With your help, each child gets a chance to shine. Read the CARE Pakistan story.
In Pakistan 55%* of adults are unable to read and write. By providing underprivileged children with a good education, we empower them to help themselves. We achieve similar results to private education but for children paying only what they can afford, many paying less than 10p a month. Just this year over 1200 boys and girls achieved an A grade. Starting from a single school over 20 years ago we now have 225 schools and 150,000 students.
Read more in CARE Pakistan's latest newsletter..