#GivingTuesday is a global giving movement that has been built by individuals, families, organizations, businesses and communities in all 50 states and in countries around the world. Millions of people have come together to support and champion the causes they believe in and the communities in which they live. The American Pakistan Foundation is an official participant of #GivingTuesday and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation's matching pledge on Facebook. Please support APF's work in helping to provide development opportunities for Pakistani American youth, share positive news across a growing network of tens of thousands, support US based diaspora and development organizations in Pakistan, and more by contributing at the link below. Usual online donation fees are being waived today, November 28 by Facebook.
APF is a 501(c)(3) US based non-profit organizaton (EIN: 27-0726675), all contributions are tax-deductible as allowed by law.
In the spirit of #GivingTuesday, APF is grateful to its team of committed board members, volunteers, and interns who dedicate countless hours to making the world a better place. They are executives, entrepreneurs, academics, professionals, philanthropists, students and more from different backgrounds who share a common commitment to promoting and supporting positive work. This year, 41 were honored by the Mayor's Office of New York. Thank you!
The American Pakistan Foundation provides a platform to:
A) Promote the civic and political engagement of the Pakistan-American community in the United States and increase their participation in vital elements of American society
B) Galvanize the Pakistani Diaspora, private and public institutions and Friends of Pakistan to advance socio economic development in Pakistan at scale, and
C) Catalyze stronger ties between the people of the United States and Pakistan though constructive dialogue, connectivity and cultural exchange.