LADIESFUND 2017 Scrubs in the City Contest

Scrubs in the City in support of Sickkids will take Toronto to Marrakech this summer on Thursday, 1st June 2017 at Evergreen Brick Works. Enter the annual LADIESFUND Scrubs in the City contest by emailing the following to by May 29th, 2017 midnight EST: Name Postal Address Contact Number Your favourite thing about Marrakech and why? (Bonus […]

Canada Pakistan Business Council 2016 Awards Gala

Canada Pakistan Business Council’s 33rd Anniversary Gala and Awards Night was attended by a large number of dignitaries and prominent people from the community. The lavish affair was held at The International Centre in Mississauga and was attended by a vast cross section of representation from the Business Community, Corporate representation, Associations, Alumni, Partners and […]

Scrubs in the City transports Torontonians to London, England!

Whether it was the Spice Girls (or lookalikes), The Mockers (a Beatles style band) or the fish and chips, Scrubs in the City transformed Evergreen Brickworks into London, England, for their 15th annual fundraiser for SickKids.  Approximately 900 attended, with a record-breaking $800,000 raised.  This year’s theme was London and the dress code was Royal […]

Saira Rizwan slays at Fashion Pakistan London

  Saira Rizwan presented her latest collection #Omorfi – meaning “beautiful” in Greek – at London Fashion Parade at the Mandarin Oriental, inspired by the Mediterranean hues of Santorini. Bollywood Actress Amy Jackson joined  Saira Rizwan on the red carpet at Fashion Parade London. The collection is stunning.  Fluid lines, soft fabrics, sleek geometric shapes, and a feel […]

4th LADIESFUND Star Speed Mentoring – Pakistan’s first “Lean In” inspired event

Dawood Global Foundation (DGF) and the British Deputy High Commission, Karachi partnered to host Pakistan’s premier women professionals and entrepreneurs’ Speed Networking Luncheon 2016, with a cutting edge “Lean In” educational component on Saturday, 23rd January at the British Deputy High Commission, Karachi. LADIESFUND 2016 Women of Inspiration: Ayesha Khan, Masarrat Misbah, Moneeza Butt, Ronak […]


Karachi, November 2015: Dawood Global Foundation hosted a Private Cooking class fundraiser titled “How to Master the Art of French Macarons” at “Avari Towers in Asia Live Restaurant”. 100% proceeds to Educate a Girl, an Award winning charitable program aimed at providing scholarships to girls in Karachi vocationally to become Journalists and founded in 2013. All […]


Karachi: The Swiss Consulate General Karachi and the Dawood Global Foundation p     artnered to host an “Educate a Girl Job Pitching Session” at the Swiss Consulate where select deserving girls who were Educate a Girl scholarship winners who are budding journalists gave speed “hire me” pitches to leading members of the media. “We are happy […]

#EAGClimate – Climate is Cool

Karachi, October 2015: UNDP hosted the Educate a Girl Climate Summit at the Arts Council.  The training educated an audience almost 400 including Educate a Girl scholarship winners, as well as star student delegates from Educational Partner Iqra University and other leading universities, and select young journalists. Leading Australian journalist Sara Phillips of ABC Australia […]