Qidwai Welfare Trust

Making a small difference

Ramadan 2017 (1438H) – Food Distribution

This year Qidwai Welfare Trust had another very successful Ramadan Food Distribution. We managed to distribute approximately 76,450kg (168,540 lb) of food stables to 1,529 Zakat eligible families in some of the poorest, and neediest communities in Pakistan. We distributed 500 food packs in various locations in the Thar Desert, 250 food packs in the […]

Orphan Homes Visit – Oct 2016

A few photos of a trip to Ayub Park, Rawalpindi with the children from QWT’s Orphan Homes in Islamabad.

Sehnsa-Kotli, AJK School – 2016 Update

The school in Sehnsa-Kotli (Azzad Jammu Kashmir) was funded by QWT in mid-2003 and was inaugurated in April 2004. The school currently has 416 students, 124 of which are orphan or very poor and needy (none fee paying) students. The remaining 292 students pay an average monthly tuition fee of Rs 491 ($4.50). The school operates in rented facilities, […]

Ladhiot, Rural Islamabad School – 2016 Update

The school in Ladihot, Rural Islambad was funded and inaugurated by QWT in 2004. The school currently has 169 students, 80 of which are orphan or very poor and needy (none fee paying) students. The remaining 89 students pay an average monthly tuition fee of Rs 445 ($4). The school operates in a rented facility in […]

Ramadan 2016 (1437H) – Food Distribution

This year Qidwai Welfare Trust had another very successful Ramadan Food Distribution. We managed to distribute approximately 70,000kg (154,300 lb) of food stables to 1,400 Zakat eligible families in some of the poorest, and neediest communities in Pakistan. We also arranged to have 1,000 hot meals to be served to poor and needy people during the month of […]

A humanitarian crisis in the Thar Desert

Deaths of nearly 200 people, most of who were children and women, in Thar desert of Pakistan during the first four months of 2016, shows that this region is once again in the grip of a humanitarian crisis. As a result, Qidwai Welfare Trust (QWT) has decided to focus a significant portion of its 2016 Ramadan […]

Ramadan 2016 – Fundraising

QWT will be fundraising from May 11 to May 30 2016, for its annual Ramadan food distribution project. This year we will be targeting to feed 1,000 poor Zakat eligible families across Pakistan. The cost of feeding an average family of 5 members will be $55 (KD 16; Rs 5,500). Each family will be provided with […]

2015 Earthquake Aid Distribution

These are some of the photos from QWT & Muslim Aid’s distribution of tents and blankets on Oct 31 2015, to earthquake effected families in Kambat, Lower Dir, and Maskeni, Lower Dir. We distributed 100 winterized tents and 200 blankets. Each family was given a 4 meter x 4 meter tent, and two king size […]

2015 Earthquake

These are some of the photos from our visit to the earthquake effected areas in Pakistan. It appears from our brief visit to lower Dir, KPK, Pakistan (near Pakistan & Afghanistan boarder) that most of the damage was to mud houses / dwellings. We distributed winterized tents and blankets to the affected families. More photos […]

Orphan Homes Eid Milan Party

The Eid ul Adha, Eid Milan party at our Orphan Homes was attended by some PTV officials, and was aired on PTV News in the ‘Meri Awaz’ program on Sept 26 2015. Please find below a link to the video clip.

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