To commemorate the expansion of Interest Free Loans under Ehsaas program into District Bahawalpur, Agahe Pakistan held a “District Launch & Cheque Distribution Ceremony” at the prestigious Islamia University of Bahawalpur-IUB on Dec 15, 2021.
Attended by dignitaries from the District Government, financial institutions, sector partners, civil society organizations and media, the ceremony also included borrowers of Agahe Pakistan who received cheques of Interest Free Loans.
Mr. Barak Ullah-CEO Agahe Pakistan welcomed the distinguished guests and walked them through our long association with the Interest Free Loan program since 2014. He also encouraged the beneficiaries of IFL program to make the most of this opportunity by investing the funds in their businesses, and to ensure timely repayments so that others may also benefit.
The guests of honor included Prof. Dr. Rubina Bhatti-Dean Faculty of Social Sciences at IUB, Dr. Asif Naveed Ranjha-Chairman Department of Social work at IUB, Ms. Sadia Sarfraz from PPAF, Mr. Muhammad Amin-Divisional Director BISP, Deputy Directors from Social Welfare, Agriculture, Livestock and Local Government departments.
Towards the end, Mr. Mubarak Ali Sarwar-Founding Director of Agahe Pakistan thanked all the participants for their valuable contributions, and also appreciated the continuous support provided by the Government of Pakistan & Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund towards the IFL program. He also thanked the Islamia University of Bahawalpur for their traditional collaboration and facilitation for the event.