Shahid Afridi Foundation Australia organised an Appreciation and Fundraising Dinner at Mercure Hotel, Liverpool on Sunday 28 March 2021. The purpose of the event was to appreciate the efforts of donors and supporters who actively participated in COVID19 Local Community Support, Ramadan Food Drive, Educate A Child Campaign and few other campaigns throughout the last 2 year. The second most important purpose was to kick-off SAF Ramadan Campaign and raise funds for Water, Education and Food projects.
Country Director Australia, Shahid Afridi Foundation, Mr Syed Atif Faheem highlighted the 3 most critical issues which people in Pakistan are facing ie access to water, illiteracy and food insecurity. He briefed the audience about how Shahid Afridi Foundation through its Water, Education and Food projects is helping resolve these issues in Pakistan and people living in Australia can contribute to these causes.
The event was virtually attended by star cricketer Shahid Afridi and squash legends Jahangir Khan while sports journalist Dennis Freedman joined event in person in Sydney. Shahid Afridi and Jahangir Khan also addressed and answered many questions of the enlightened audience.
Mr Mohammad Ashraf – Consul General of Pakistan in Sydney was the Chief Guest at the auspicious event who was presented a shield by Country Director SAF, Syed Atif Faheem. While other awards were presented to SAF Australia donors, supporters and the team.