DSRA Educational & Welfare Trust
A-13, Askari Markaz, 1st North Street, Phase-I, Defence Housing Authority
Mohammad Hafeez Yazdani, Sabiha FI Shaikh, Maudood Ahmed Lodhi, Sajjad Akbar
To provide free quality education to under privileged children of low income group giving equal opportunities irrespective of caste, creed or gender, and create employment for poor Women living in the area.
The First project of the Trust is an English Medium school in Defence Karachi to provide free quality education to the children of under privileged families. All students are given free uniforms, shoes, textbooks, stationery and free snacks daily at break time. The school provides equal opportunities to all children irrespective of caste, creed and gender in a friendly and supportive environment for learning and develop educational skills to become useful members of the society and improve quality of life of their families The school that started modestly in one room with 24 students has now expanded to 19 rooms with 191 students in 11 classes from Nursery to Class IX. The Trust prefers lady teachers and staff for teaching and other jobs for young educated women living in the area and also conducts regular teacher training programs for their professional development. The Board of Trustees was encouraged by the success of our first project of a free school for underprivileged families from area adjoining the school. It has purchased a plot of 1057 sq yds in another area in Junejo Town, Karachi to provide similar service in that area. While the architect is working on making drawings etc of a multi storey building to accommodate 2 schools for boys and girls. Two classes for Pre Nursery and Nursery have already started with a make shift arrangements on