Thursday, October 11, 2012

Malala for Education Fund - LUMS to Honor Malala's Mission

Thursday, October 11, 2012

The students at The Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) and the University is launching a fund-raising activity to create a ‘Malala for Education Fund’ at LUMS to support the educational mission of the young revolutionary girl. The University and its students come together in outrage at the dreadful brutal attempt on Malala Yousafzai 14-year-old peace and education activist. LUMS has announced today, October 11, 2012, Malala Day at LUMS by wearing black arm-bands to condemn the attack on her.

The main purpose of the fund-raising will be to provision education for girls in Swat and neighboring regions and her mission to provide quality education to all Pakistanis. Students at LUMS look forward to get together with the aim to help her bring about her mission through this fund. 

LUMS claims that it has been providing financial assistance through their National Outreach Programme (NOP) to such students for almost a decade.

By doing this , University and its students awards and facilitates the royal cause of the 14-year-old for which she also received national and international identification. She kept a journal for the English Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) and had written about her encourage for education and what it meant being limited, when the Taliban had prohibited education for females in her region.

LUMS appeals to all to donate to Malala for Education Fund set up for the bright girls. LUMS students, faculty and staff can also donate directly through MCB Booth at LUMS by writing "Malala for Education Fund" along with the amount. Also, student societies will be collecting the funds.
Donations to this fund can be made in the following ways:

Donate Online via PayPal
Contribute through Cheques/Bank Drafts
Wire Transfer
Donations by US Residents
Donations by Canadian Residents

For Donations:


  1. Malala's tale goes to show what knowledge and parent support can accomplish, one doesn't need an elegant university or accreditations to chane a nation

  2. “The 14-year-old schoolgirl who wrote a blog about going to school. The Taliban stopped her bus and shot her. Do you realise how sick that is,”

  3. Malala's classmate tells ARY: 'Every girl in Swat is Malala. We will educate ourselves. We will win. They can't defeat us.

  4. God bless Malala and give her life and health.

  5. Greetings! What do you think who are your blog's common subscribers?

  6. Conflicting issue. Malala is now UK citizen and we are raising funds in her name.


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