Each year University for a Night brings together leaders from around the world and from different sectors of society to share ideas and inspiration about systemic solutions to poverty and other complex problems. Held annually in New York since 1997 and for four years in Johannesburg, the event was held in Europe for the first time on October 22 in London and featured 155 participants. Major sponsors of the event were the Hashoo Foundation, Kim-Samuel Johnson, and Shell, who each brought guests from a range of backgrounds and organizations to share their experiences, and David Rockefeller.
RAISHMA SUPPORTS THE HASHOO FOUNDATION AT PREVIEW OF NEW READY TO WEAR COLLECTION
Saturday 14th July saw Green Street filled with VIP guests and shoppers as they made their way to Raishma’s store to check out the talented designer’s new Ready to Wear Collection. The new RTW Collection was launched at an exclusive preview and showcase of the creations atRaishma’s Green Street boutique and featured a range of fashion-forward fusion Day to Evening-wear outfits. Amongst the guests enjoying the hospitality and fashion were: AlkaMakwana and Yuvna Kim from Sony TV’s Snapshot; celebrity hairdresser Dar; British Asian singing sensation Syrene; radio presenter Sharon Sharma and broadcaster and comedian Yasmeen Khan.
AWTY INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL SENIORS RAISE FUNDS FOR HASHOO FOUNDATION'S "PLAN BEE"
Senior Students Working Together to Make a Difference in the World
HOUSTON, TEXAS.- The Awty International School held its Upper School Assembly with the participation of approximately 300 students who witnessed four of their own, Margarita Delgado, Meghan Haffey, Juhee Shamsi, Ellie Whitaker, present a check in excess of $300.00 to Barbara Aksamit, Board Member of the Hashoo Foundation USA, in support of the Hashoo Foundation’s Women’s Empowerment through Honey Bee Farming “Plan Bee” Program.
HASHOO FOUNDATION USA RECEIVES JEFFERSON AWARD
The City of Houston's "Houston Spirit of Volunteerism" reception was held on May 1st at the Houston Public Library Julia Ideson Building to honor more than 200 volunteers nominated for the 28th Annual Mayor’s Volunteer Houston Awards.
CELEBRATE INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY WITH A SPLASH OF YELLOW FIZZ
As part of International Women’s Day, international development agency Hashoo Foundation has teamed up with leading make-up artist Zaynab Mirza to raise funds for its 500 for 500 Appeal, to help empower women in Pakistan.
Zaynab Mirza, who created leading cosmetics brand Provoke, is one of the campaign’s ambassadors and will be donating £3 from each sale of one of her most popular products, the Yellow Fizz shadow dust.
Sarah Hashwani Attends Pakistan Recovery Fund Gala Dinner
Chair of Hashoo Foundation, Sarah Hashwani Attends Pakistan Recovery Fund Gala Dinner with HRH the Prince of Wales
On Tuesday 8th December, Ms Sarah Hashwani, Chair of the Hashoo Foundation attended a gala dinner presided by HRH The Prince of Wales, in aid of the Pakistan Recovery Fund.
Sarah's GR8! Women Award
GR8! Women Awards, sponsored by Petrochem, recognized Ms. Sarah Hashwani, Chairperson, Hashoo Foundation for her relentless work to serve humanity. Ms. Hashwani was honored with an award for philanthropy at a star studded at the Madinat Jumeirah in Dubai on April 15, 2011.