Changing the world, one girl at a time.

Pakistan’s total literacy rate is a dismal 50%, while only 36% of Pakistani women are literate. Yet we know that when we educate girls, we empower them. And when we empower girls, we can change the world. We built the Sonia Shah School for girls in Kangra, Pakistan, where currently only 3 out of 10 girls ever go to school. We are concurrently working to open a much-needed clinic in the village.

You can help by getting involved! Help us cover the costs of running a school and opening a clinic by giving what you can. Or sponsor the full education and health needs of one student for a full year for just $300.

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Iram Shah with President Jimmy Carter 0

A Tribute to President Jimmy Carter’s Legacy of Humanitarianism by Iram Shah

  • On: August 3, 2017
  • By: Cheryl Malik

Our president, Iram Shah recently dedicated her time to Habitat for Hu ...


Ramadan Mubarak! ‘Small acts of kindness on daily basis’

  • On: June 24, 2017
  • By: Karin Ronnow

By Karin Ronnow | Sonia Shah Organization | 22 June, 2017 Ramadan Muba ...


My Gift to Sonia: From Iram on This Mother’s Day

  • On: May 11, 2017
  • By: Iram Shah

Motherhood is different for every woman on the planet. My experience i ...

Sonia Shah Memorial School providing healthcare to children in Kangra, Pakistan 1

Good health = good learning: SSMS medical checkup ‘camp’ diagnoses & treats students

  • On: May 8, 2017
  • By: Karin Ronnow

By Karin Ronnow | Sonia Shah Organization | 11 Feb., 2017 KANGRA, Paki ...

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