Thanks to the amazing generosity of Barakat’s supporters, Barakat has reached our goal of $10,000 for the first wave of support for 400 people who have fled to Attock, Pakistan, after their homes were destroyed in the country’s recent monsoon flooding.
Education has always played a large role in Andrew Brescia’s life.
“My parents stressed that we children needed a good education to stand on our own two feet,” he explained.
Five and a half days a week, Abdul Ghafoor teaches second and sixth grade students in Barakat’s Mullah Karim Nazar School in the Kamangar village of Afghanistan’s Andkhoy district.
In a recent photo of Sadiq Agha and his daughter, Fatima, the two are sitting together comfortably in their home in Pakistan.
Look a little closer, and you will notice something rather interesting: Sadiq Agha has a pen in his pocket.