Introduction & History

Hashoo Foundation is a non-profit that serves the underprivileged through humanitarian and capacity-building approaches across Pakistan, aligned with the SDGs, Hashoo Foundation maintains a thematic focus to facilitate national priorities with greater social impact in the following areas such as Climate Change/Environment, Entrepreneurship/Employment and Economic Growth and Social Sector Development. As an apex entity, HF focuses on action research and policy advocacy, linking local learning with international research and wider development, engaging with the public sector, academia, national/global networks, and private sector entities.

Hashoo Foundation is certified from Pakistan Center for Philanthropy (PCP) as an accredited NGO that has demonstrated excellence in three functional areas: namely, internal governance, financial management and program delivery. This has led to it being granted approval by FBR under section 2(36) of the Income Tax Ordinance, 2001, as a Non-Profit Organization (NPO) for the purposes of tax credit and other benefits admissible under the Income Tax Ordinance, 2001. Furthermore, the Foundation is also proud to be one of the few recognized professional non-profits registered with the Economic Affairs Division (EAD) of Government of Pakistan.

Our Leadership

A Highly Experienced Executive Leadership Team

Sadruddin Hashwani

Patron In-Chief

Murtaza Hashwani


Haris Qayyum Khan

Chief Executive Officer

Abdul Waheed

Director Finance

Mahwish Afridi

Director Strategic Support Unit

Khalida BiBi

Director Programs


“An ethical, equitable and inclusive society in which people live with dignity and have power over their own lives.”


“To empower communities by leveraging knowledge as capital for their socio-economic uplift.”

Our Locations